The Angry Designer

A design podcast to help fuel designers to reach a 20, 30 or even 40-year career. We want to call-out the bull that we’ve all encountered to help designers through those times when they feel fed up and ready to pack it in. Design is an industry of passion - we help designers rediscover it.

Recent Episodes

Less Fonts, More Design. Don't be so damn reliant on fonts - be the designer!

Oct. 19, 2021

Have you ever spent more time searching for the perfect font than actually designing? The excessive surplus of fonts have created a nightmare for designers (and confusion). Famous legendary designer Massimo Vignelli said "N…

CMYK vs RGB - The great color debate & WHY all Graphic Designers need to know this

Oct. 12, 2021

Digital first my A$$...nothing is more frustrating than trying to match an online brands color, with a printed output. Why is it that those amazing colors you see on screen print out so pale and washed out? Or how you can't…

Dope or Nope: Is Campbells new logo & face lift Mmm mmm good?

Oct. 5, 2021

A piece of Americana. A muse for Warhol. A target for Banksy. Love the taste or hate it, how does a simple unassuming can of soup become such a global phenomenon. And with so much attention, who would dare mess with it? Join…

Logo vs Brand - what is the difference & why do we confuse them?

Sept. 28, 2021

Is a Logo the same thing as a Brand? No matter where you look, people seem to think Logo & Brand are interchangeable...but the truth is - THEY ARE NOT!!!! Join the Angry Designers as they cover this ever confusing, and infu…

Debunking Design Thinking - What is it & do you need to know it?

Sept. 21, 2021

The design industry is plagued with buzzwords, fancy new processes, and everyone trying to coin the next big shiny thing. Where does term Design Thinking fit into all of this? Is it a legit thing or just another fancy packag…

Overused BUZZWORDS & WHY you need to stop using them NOW!!!

Sept. 14, 2021

There is an evil plague that is making it's way through the business world - making it increasingly difficult to understand your peers! It's leaving its mark across emails, texts and even worse, in person. We are talking a…

Recent Blog Posts

How to handle tight deadlines as a Graphic Designer

But it seems like, in this industry, everyone is always under-timed and over worked. It can lead to burn out, exhaustion, and stress.

Dope or Nope: the new Pfizer logo smells like boloney

Dope or Nope: the new Pfizer logo smells like boloney Sometime, you really have to wonder if designers believe the boloney they dish out when they expec…

Chasing money tips for graphic designers - Get paid!

F**k you, pay me. People will do anything not to pay you. Use these tips to protect yourself, get paid, and ensure you can collet.