What is one way that we can make work human?
Relatable ideas! Creating concepts with heart and intention that strike some chord in the viewer is so important in design. Anyone can make a pretty picture, but it must have an idea behind it to be successful.
How do you overcome a creative rut?
My creative ruts are usually caused by me overthinking and putting unnecessary pressure on myself, so I start by trying to let that pressure go. The perfectionism I tend toward is actually counterproductive to my creativity, so it’s a constant battle. But once I learned to do this, my momentum shot up and I started creating better work than I ever did before!
What message do you have for womxn in the creative community?
This is a beautiful time to be a womxn in a creative field. We’re still swimming against a strong current, but things are only getting better and better—and all the communities like Ladies Who Create are strengthening our cause! As long as we keep supporting each other and lifting other womxn up, soon we’ll shatter those stubborn systems that are holding us back. And they won’t even know what hit ‘em.