Sometimes deep, sometimes light, our team is constantly reading, observing, making connections to the past, and prospecting the future. Here are some of our musings:
Seven casual observations of how our cousins across the pond exist differently (and sometimes, not so differently) than we do in the U.S.
Shakespeare's Juliet once asked, "What's in a name?" In our building's case, quite a lot. Here's the story (and philosophy) behind Drawn's new HQ, told in three parts.
How we worked with Shopify to translate a traditionally analog business model to a digital interface.
How the Drawn team makes space for the fresh ideas and creative exploits that come with spring.
Creative work is personal work. It requires confidence and thick skin — two things that, luckily, can be developed.
In contemporary culture, a picture really does seem to be worth a thousand words (or at least a thousand likes). But can a word ever be worth a thousand pictures? We think so — if it's the right one.
New Year's traditions are fun, sure, but they often serve a deeper purpose, as well. Here's how the Drawn team rings in new years and what our traditions mean to us.
When we think of traditions, we mostly think of the 10, 50, 100-year-old ones, but we're creating new traditions all the time. Here's a look at some successful marketing campaigns that society has adopted as traditions and why they work.
Whether created by time or intention, texture tells a story; it can reveal an object's true nature. So, can texture inspire better design?
While symmetry has its merits, it can also prove a restriction when it comes to design. Here, we explore both sides of the symmetry debate — where do you stand?