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wouldn't work for creating a system or something like a logo like how is it going to how is it going to have longevity how is it going to be working all format for website how can we create the back and structures easy fire Partners to be able to add change in above the site and then meaning it's really all about listening to them and figure out what they want to communicate make sure the lines with their" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9707906, "transcript": " vision and Mission in their goals and objective way of critiquing work cuz if someone says how you know what I just don't like the color blue I miss that he chose me like okay what don't you like about it is not resonate With Me shows blue because we're talking about blue sky and that's why we chose blue what's another color that get a boat that thing and then have a conversation that's outside of the subjective I like this I don't like that if there's a really hard to think about how it works and why and I can be applied to any video" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9659692, "transcript": " is this the kind of conversation that you have to ensure that the work that you're making has an impact on the client business and and socially within the context of the states so ingrained on the sooner we say this like almost every meeting it's like we're broken record we're always thinking about this and it's always the one looking for outside of our personal taste sometimes like it's just that it's a really great way to like critique it our own work and be able to look at as objectively as possible which is how much opinion that is pure how much how many design decisions are purely based on the fact that you like blue how do those bleed into the worst possible for them not to but for me as if a designer like the blue and the native flu they need to justify life" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9744574, "transcript": " sister just say why you think was right and why red is it because we have our self initiated stuff like the lecture series we can play with that with electricity but it doesn't matter to blue or pink or whatever so that's just kind of fun so that's our kind of free rein we also think of things that are sometimes intentionally that's what started this kind of realize in the last couple years like we will be doing like design conference or event branding Princeton's meow Town Hall in are in Seattle did the big renovation and the come back to home they did this Festival monthly that's when they called the homecoming basketball we loved working with them on on The Branding for that and we had me and Abby ideas was playing on the the shapes and forms from the building and we found typography that that did that but we we got to play and we knew it was like this is September 2019" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.966151, "transcript": " I would like September 2019 and it's not printing something that's like oh this is a load of offending you to last them for 5 years and years cetera to play but we always want to come back to that project that you're working on today that you feel the same kind of a passion for given the recovery Christ call it send it I mean such an intense time to be living in a time where everyone on the planet pretty much is experiencing you're reacting to the same thing at the same time in the are in the such of myriad of realities Spectrum from it this is like destroying people's lives in their loved ones are dying and then up there with them to people who looks just like an extended snow day and everywhere in between being it being scary and being sad it's also an invigorating time for creativity and we've been really inspired to make things out" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.97728485, "transcript": " people cuz I totally love to do anyway so we have so many projects going on a few or self-initiated fewer collaboration and we've been super busy and working really hard to do as much as we can to help our team getting a little bit Friday night I know they're like stop should I just don't like throwing myself into to work and trying to get the stuff on the ground but the first thing that we won the first things that we did a new self initiate project right now by the hour by the hour. Live it's happened really organically in kind of by accident in the weird way like galleries in first Thursday and there's a first Thursday art walk empire has been going on for 30 years so we're like let's make a virtual one and we started talking to a friend from real magic Studio Chris Brown and he was like yeah I love doing we just started having all this conversation and dug into it and then we watched this thing we put it together like two weeks. Logo that you're broken up with this actual clock with a working clock in" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.95501864, "transcript": " and then we would end up with Lauren galleries a journalist to town and yeah we did that and now we're going to do another one in May and bring him to see where this goes I was covered it turns into a different project or not project we're also working with a full Magazine on support small Seattle we're interviewing a local businesses and Mike a couple days and it's just really amazing business model for lack of better words model where it's based on slow funding so it helps connect people with me to community organizers that I cannot lie down on the ground to get people help and you can give and receive $15,000 tax free on both ends so that's what this does it helps people that need groceries" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9651898, "transcript": " I need you to pay the rent cuz our government working right now with the recompose which is a product by Katrina Spade not only got the legislation passed in Washington be the first state that allows human composting but she's going to have a facility designed by Allen esken's orpington day that's opening in Spring that is the greatest and most sustainable way for end-of-life and we're helping with all that has been digging in and reinvigorating time I lay down at the projects but so that's what you're doing now what is what is a day-to-day process typically look like in the studio vs. this kind of everyone's remote situation" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.96220356, "transcript": " some ways were more connected than we are in the studio is we're so used to just like popping over to someone's desk and be like hey what about this but those conversations are usually a bit just 121 and now it's like oh well let's include everyone when sick of transparency on these things or we'll have a big Zoo meeting the neverland kind of talking so in some ways were there might be a little bit more clarity and transparency and then obviously in other ways there's not cuz it's hard to stay connected it's harder than everyone hear your conversation in the studio cuz even our space is Big open space self yeah it's really it's kind of fascinating to see how the work the process is changing we're still at hearing or process but like minutiae of each paises" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9682092, "transcript": " a little bit different and it's really odd cuz we work me to we work all over the world and we're used to like working remote with clients that's weird and not have the team all sitting around a table the taco like we're all in our own pods everyone has like a dog or a kid or someone else doing laundry in my house is crazy Cooter the Creative Group and cheese really busy right now I'm really busy and then our 5-year old is just like really climbing the walls and we're trying our best to be good parents during the day where is there a tension that you find between trying to feed the creative culture of of your studio and what it what it takes to actually run it" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9485553, "transcript": " absolutely for me I would love to just do work that that we just didn't get paid it's just all like just go just maybe a few partner I don't I don't know like for me it's just like whatever crazy ideas we can dream up let's do but the reality is we would not be able to pay anybody and we wouldn't be able to survive so there is always that balance again the experiment we're trying to do it in the way that is so close to that but there's always a little bit of that tension tell her to go like start a TV show tomorrow what kind of course I'd love to live in a utopian society or Whatever Whenever with endless resources no joke making sure everything gets paid every 2 weeks has always been the biggest bird in the phone in the studio" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 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are the most part happy not going to say there's not bad days but like we're proud of the work we're doing we're doing the kind of work we want to do and we have time to do self initiated projects I'm just kind of a brat sometimes with the self initiate project I just wanted more and more of them but but like I'm very content happy with the growth of our own studio and the end the city of gotten more expensive to live in but with that comes more businesses in more people they say it's an interesting and I think it's hard and I think it's hard to have Clarity right now in this area of Covington so many amazing people lost their jobs right now and I think it's going to in the creative industry not to mention his own issues but I don't know what the future holds" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.96994275, "transcript": " looking back over the last couple years it's interesting because so many medium small Studios have had to close their doors and it seems like the middle is 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world just so we're not totally just contingent on our local economy" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9670332, "transcript": " and then are you bringing in external resources like contractors are Freelancers if you have projects another area or or Skill Center will bring them and I got a project or don't really make them like a part of the studio we're really trained singer with a fine not that we know our strengths or weaknesses copywriters we have our partners that we love to partner on that and we just connected with the clients and then we get to work as a team but I'm of that contract and stuff in the building and all that doesn't go through so we're we're pretty careful about that you don't really hire Freelancers to help for contractors to help instill such we have although now that this time is changing rapidly and I have a lot of friends and really channels of people that I know about that Freelancers in the projects so that might change for us the fire if our phone keeps ringing and we're getting projects are tearing about project it might not not going to take it down but just like we always try to refer" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9586725, "transcript": " we're always just trying to make a design to in the strongest possible with really believe that like all of us rides together what are you going to see your relationship to the local creative Community here but also the creative community in and other places that you're engaging with her conferences are Oracle and both ways can you bring people like lecture series exhibition space where I was trying to bring people outside of our community to our community and Inspire community and when I was trying to Champion our community and other places we're trying to making a symbiotic is possible sometimes it's easier to Champion Seattle outside of Seattle sometimes it's easier sometimes like City like New York and you know we're always what I was trying to do that so as you're at your building up this community how do you how do you view the education of new people coming into the" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.9680429, "transcript": " your creative community of an area should they be formally trained should they be learning as an as an intern to someone as far as entering into the credit bureau the graphic designer weather whatever I really think being able to learn how to learn like everyone at our studio that's that's the thing that they I think that is their strength we're all really good at learning to learn so Francis vigano how to do something we're going to go online and figure it out a way to call somebody and ask them and then practice it and get better at it I think that's critical that's way more important to me than someone with a bachelor's degree wherever top school design program it someone that Blake can adapt and learn what they don't know for me my particular agenda is usually trying to Champion design to new designers the lecture series was one of the beginning" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.97323155, "transcript": " is not one but if I could wear you into just like if you're like a musician to be like what bands are going to a lot of the time people don't know and I think it's a problem industry-wide if you want to do this work why why don't you want to be known for the work that you do and you're spending your whole life working on and look at all this amazing inspiration in these people that have done it and I can show you what you know just by looking at their work or did you intend to learn about them we can learn so much about your own work best for me like we're education comes in and I think when you move to a new city I think it's good to just I don't need people and listen and see what's happening and see where there's maybe space for you to do what you want to do and I I love that we have our space because I get to meet a lot of people that moved here will be come to the exhibition spacer email me and I have coffee I love being like a little bit of a Seattle design Welcome Wagon just" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.93422973, "transcript": " cuz I find it Fascinating People move here exciting people come to you to engage with you at parties where I grill a barbecue everyone's food so that everyone has to come to me and then I got to talk to everyone and tell me why the best for each other trying to help each other or just engaging in advance hosting events even if their technical Workshop events if they're purely social events just showing up and engage in absolutely no" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.96734995, "transcript": " like the doesn't need to be an agenda it always kind of bothers me a little bit when it's just like just going me people and just be real instead of my calling you to get a job and I'm here to networker whatever just like many people have so many stories were like 10 years ago and now we're doing this project together or they just saved my ass cuz I have this project and I wasn't able to fit a bill to pay my rent relationship wasn't one of transaction who are you content in your friend is like today in myself I'm really really really fortunate and and really privileged place to be able to do this work that I love to do I I can't believe how lucky I am and very can. I'm always a little rest first I won't always think I could do better and I always think there's more stuff and I'm always tired and excited but yeah I'm very lucky" } ] }, { "alternatives": [ { "confidence": 0.96494895, "transcript": " 2 questions what gets you up at 5 a.m. today with a smile and what do you think would get you up at 5 a.m. and literally today I did wake up really early cuz they are to board up the windows of the gallery and studio and I've been working on I'm cutting vinyl for this message regarding putting on the studio wall so I literally got up really early today and I'm weed vinyl in my living room and I love it it's not a project it's it's nothing it's a it's a femoral things but up on our windows but it's exciting because I'm leaving it in the muffler it's a new thing I learned is how to cut vinyl and then five years from now I hope that I'm getting up and be able to go to the studio and everyone is working hard and has a text from someone from a smile or a spark in there I thank you very very much" } ] } ] }