The designer's guide to getting a life

Loving what you do is a wonderful thing. But enjoying a job often makes you want to keep doing it, even outside of work hours, which can quickly lead to burnout.

Quality leisure time is important for the body and mind and a great way to stay creative. We decided to ask a handful of leading designers what they they get up to in their downtime - what helps to keep them motivated and inspired? Here's what they had to say...

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Kerrie Hughes
Freelance writer

Kerrie Hughes is a frequent contributor to Creative Bloq, and was once its editor. One of the original CB crew, Kerrie joined the team back in 2013 after moving from her role as staff writer on 3D World. Since then she's written regularly for other creative publications such as ImagineFX, Computer Arts and Digital Camera World. After a stint working for the police, Kerrie is back reviewing creative tech for creative professionals.