An anecdote for creative types everywhere

“A photographer went to a socialite party in New York.

As he entered the front door, the host said ‘I love your pictures – they’re wonderful; you must have a fantastic camera.’

He said nothing until dinner was finished, then: ‘That was a wonderful dinner; you must have a terrific stove.”

– Sam Haskins

An anecdote quoted from the now late photographer, Sam Haskins. If you work in a creative field, you’ve probably heard similar comments to that of the host in this quote, I know I have. Can you relate? What is your craft, and how often do your tools get the credit?

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What to include in your graphic design contract; Advice for design students/new designers

graphic design contract

We all know it’s best practice to have a contract in place for graphic design projects, and while there are generic contracts available for download, an ‘off the shelf’ option may not be industry specific to graphic design, may have irrelevant conditions and may be lacking in some required areas.

Without help, it can be tough for budding designers developing their contract to know what to include.

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