An engineer-turned-creative technologist talks about the practices of problem-solving and creative thinking

In this world that is so focused on impact, it’s hard not to put all our focus as creatives on that end product and its ROI. But what we make is only an outcome. How we make a thing is more important in many ways — it shows how gritty…

When wireframes just aren’t enough

I built an app prototype with code. I needed to test an interactive feature set that lets users visualize their current mood by personifying a blob. Javascript seemed like the best way forward. It was also a great chance for me to push my front-end dev skills.

If you just…

Karen McClellan

Product Designer, Reader, Writer

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