Geometric Shape and Pattern Explorations

One of the most commons questions I receive, usually via email from a budding new designer or illustrator, is 'Where do you get your ideas?'

Now, there is no definitive answer to this question. Yes, I have a process that incubates and encourages ideas but it's not an exact science. Sometimes, however, your subconscious just does the hard work for you, although you do need to feed it fuel to get that creative fire stoked.

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