Leigh Taylor

Co Founder in Chief @GravitaCo CD @thegridio Partner @flowhub_io Previously @Medium @ObviousCorp


Photoshop is not a design tool.

It is a communication tool.


I have spent my entire professional career sweating the intricacies of Photoshop, practising and…


The Start of a Design Evolution

Design Driven AI with The Grid


In the Beginning…

A little over 18 months ago I received an email for a stealth…


Mindful Collaboration

A years review growing a creative studio with Holacracy.


A Mindset for Creative Collaboration

A years review growing a creative studio…


Let’s Make Code More Playful!

Flowhub.io: The Evolving UI for the NoFlo Development Environment.

I recently wrote about my frustrations with Photoshop …

Publications edited by Leigh Taylor

Behind the scenes of thegrid.io

Bringing order to chaos through thoughtful design.


Design Presentation Q&A

Design presentation techniques, using behance and how to “pitch”.


Had a great conversation with Jane Portman, writer of a new book Mastering App Presentation. Below is an excerpt of our Q&A session.

JP: Tell us a little about yourself and your work.


Photoshop is not a design tool.

It is a communication tool.


I have spent my entire professional career sweating the intricacies of Photoshop, practising and…


An auditorium of anarchy


I look out to the world and want to make a confession—I’m not one, I am a mass of confusion masquerading as “me”.

I may portray my frame as a single person. A person that answers to ‘Leigh’. A thing devoid of plurals. Yet, inside there is an ensemble of personas, personalities and performers fighting for the opportunity to dance on my vocal chords.


Road to Obvious

That led to Medium.com


Last June I came across the new obvious.com site. Even though very vague, the few words that were there made an impact. Here's the slightly updated version—

"We believe in the power of building systems that help people work together to make the world smarter, healthier and just...better."