Author Archives: Gerren

3 Things I Learned from Starting a Design Newsletter

This was originally posted on my Medium profile. One of the most difficult things about being a designer is trying to keep on top of the rapid changes in our industry. Tools, process, skills, team structure, and more are evolving … Continue reading

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Design Critiques Part I: A Culture of Effective Feedback

This is the first article in a two-part series about design critiques and feedback at Creative Market. Part I offers a high-level overview of how we evaluated and improved our feedback culture and critique process. Part II will explain deeper … Continue reading

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Shaping Our Design Principles at Creative Market

I’ve been working on Creative Market for 5 years this month. Where did the time go? I thought it was finally time for us to shape our design principles and design team’s mission and vision. Surely after this much time … Continue reading

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