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About Jill Specter

Jill has been a designer for over a decade and in that time has worked on a plethora of projects from print to Web. She made this blog to share her voice and experience with the world and contribute to the design community at large.

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This week, I’m gonna get typographical with you. I’m calling out my top 5 font combos of the moment.

May 21, 2013 by

Cool beans y’all. I get to be at Adobe Max this year. For three days I get to attend sessions about Adobe products as well as some classes that are only about the creative field. Not only is going to…

May 7, 2013 by

In honor of Earth Day — which I realize was yesterday, but hey, every day is Earth day — I collected my top 7 favorite earth-friendly products, art and general cool stuff. 7. Kim White Handbags Yes, I’m a girl,…

April 23, 2013 by

As a designer, I often get the help of a project manager to iron out the details of a project and handle some of the ins and outs so that I can concentrate solely on design. It’s too bad I…

April 9, 2013 by

Plaid! You can’t go to Mission Dolores Park on a Sunday in San Francisco without seeing at least a half dozen long sleeve plaid button ups. If there is a hip crowd of any flavor, there will be long sleeve…

March 26, 2013 by

Hey there! This week’s post is light, but where it lacks in word count it makes up for with amazing visuals. Presenting the artwork of Todd Slater.

March 12, 2013 by

Fun fact: 70% of us use our smart phones in the bathroom… We can not get enough of our phones can we? These days we use them for all we can think of. I use my phone as my daily alarm clock…

February 26, 2013 by

One of my earliest memories was learning how to draw a heart. I agonized over the double curves, focusing deeply on the point at the bottom that they lead down to and trying my hardest to make the most special…

February 12, 2013 by

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