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by Matches740
February 4th, 2011, 7:55 am
Forum: design employment
Topic: How noisy is your office?
Replies: 12
Views: 1651

Re: How noisy is your office?

I've interned at a few different companies now and I've experienced sort of the gambit of noise. The last place I was at people were freely talking all day, music could be heard now and then since all of the designers cubicles faced into one open area. Where as the company I'm at currently has a amb...
by Matches740
August 23rd, 2010, 7:59 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Going Abroad
Replies: 3
Views: 540

Re: Going Abroad

bepster wrote:Cool,

will you be in London around the 23-26th of September?
The big design fair 100% London is happening.
No :( we'll be in london from the 9th till the 12th
by Matches740
August 22nd, 2010, 11:56 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Going Abroad
Replies: 3
Views: 540

Going Abroad

Hey everyone, in a couple weeks about 20 University of Cincinnati students (including myself) are going over to Europe for 10 days and we're going to London, Frankfurt and Milan. I was just wondering what the design community would suggest seeing while over there, or if there were any design firms i...
by Matches740
March 10th, 2010, 3:09 pm
Forum: students and schools
Topic: Industrial Design Schools: Opinions and Questions
Replies: 503
Views: 384148

Re: Industrial Design Schools: Opinions and Questions

yuliwei00 wrote:I want to know if University of Cincinatti is a public school.?
Yes UC is a public school, thus they cannot require you to submit a portfolio for acceptance and you education will be very diverse as you are required to take classes that will take you outside the Design school.
by Matches740
March 10th, 2010, 2:54 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: First week of design school - Egg drop
Replies: 21
Views: 1618

Re: First week of design school - Egg drop

Since the School of Design at UC doesn't break out into individual majors till the second year we did our intro to ID for the freshman this quarter. We brought in some upperclassmen to help out but the project was to design and build a robot out marshmallows and toothpicks and then the groups would ...
by Matches740
March 10th, 2010, 2:40 pm
Forum: DESIGN ASSOCIATIONS & ORGANIZATIONS
Topic: Discussion about the IDSA
Replies: 197
Views: 50035

Re: Discussion about the IDSA

Ok so i think i'm coming in from a new perspective on all of these, being a student (i believe no one else is, but sorry too many long posts for me to be reading at work). I'm actually the president of the student chapter of IDSA at The University of Cincinnati, so by no means do I represent that na...
by Matches740
April 10th, 2009, 3:42 pm
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: Design in Documentaries
Replies: 1
Views: 454

Design in Documentaries

with Objectified coming out and helvetica already out does anyone know any other movies or documentaries on design in any form?
by Matches740
January 29th, 2009, 8:42 am
Forum: sketching
Topic: Lefties give me a little help
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

thanks georgeous, i picked one up and love it, sketching seems so much smoother now....my co-workers are calling me the michael jackson of sketching though right now because i'm wearing one glove but it's kinda funny dubya, i realize there is no difference when sketching but it still bothers me when...
by Matches740
January 19th, 2009, 10:38 am
Forum: sketching
Topic: Lefties give me a little help
Replies: 8
Views: 2035

Lefties give me a little help

so i'm left handed and it sucks for sketching or writing because you always smear, well i do at least. any lefties got any tips for how to keep from smearing or a good pen that will dry Uber Quick?
by Matches740
September 15th, 2008, 9:39 am
Forum: one hour design challenges
Topic: 1HDC - Topic Suggestions
Replies: 151
Views: 146923

in light of the recent storm that hit me and knocked out my power, well pretty much the a good portion of the city, for up to a week how about a portable power generator for the 1HDC?
by Matches740
August 29th, 2008, 11:10 am
Forum: design employment
Topic: Tie or no tie? What to wear on an intrerview?
Replies: 30
Views: 9476

while we're on the topic of dress for interviews and a lot of people are talking about wearing blazers and such, does anyone know any good sites for blazers?
by Matches740
August 20th, 2008, 7:57 pm
Forum: portfolios
Topic: Text around edges
Replies: 2
Views: 844

yeah i'm not worried, but i'll have to post a sample tomorrow at work if i get a change since my template is on the server there

i just didn't know if there was a general rule of thumb about it
by Matches740
August 20th, 2008, 2:07 pm
Forum: portfolios
Topic: Text around edges
Replies: 2
Views: 844

Text around edges

Just a quick portfolio question, how much space should i leave between the edge of the page and my text so it wont be lost on the page? i have a tab like look to the top of my portfolio but i dont wanna have a boarder around the page
by Matches740
August 14th, 2008, 7:41 am
Forum: general design discussion
Topic: glasses
Replies: 44
Views: 12580

i'm with ya skinny, i can't find a pair of glasses that look good on me, at least ones that aren't from my small town optometrist that look and are cheap.

Hopefully when my insurance allows me i'll get these pair
by Matches740
August 8th, 2008, 9:30 am
Forum: sketching
Topic: Snugja Sketches
Replies: 82
Views: 39558

kinda sad, was hoping it would be up right now. When will it be up snuja?