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Monster Squeeze

This week Asya learned a new game at her school called Monster Squeeze. It is a two-player math game that challenges a child to find a secret number while learning about the number line. Asya …
December 1, 2018
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Dry pastel on paper

This experiment is painting with dry pastels on paper. The goal is to observe the effects of drawing lines, patches by holding chalk perpendicular and parallel to the paper surface. While painting, change in …
March 10, 2018
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Building a good Habit

A couple of years back I wrote about an experiment, Draw big. The experiment was about using walls as readily available canvas. That was my attempt to help Asya; this post is about my wife’s …
January 18, 2018
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The Indian masala chai

You like tea, but don't know how to make a perfect cup of tea, especially the Indian Masala Chai? Here you go, a step by step visual recipe to make the prefect Indian Masala …
October 23, 2017
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Focus on sketching and not Sketch

I have observed many designers start solving the problem using Sketch software. Not that there is something wrong with this approach, I find this process to be extremely inefficient and super slow. Focusing on …
April 14, 2017
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Do copy but do it right.

In my previous article (My dear fellas) I captured the high-level differences between UI and UX. Always remember, UI has a form (mobile, desktop, watch) and UX is formless. A weak UI may do …
September 1, 2016
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Design Disruptors by InVision

An excellent marketing film, an hour-long advertisement. I usually do not attend any design meet-ups or creative mornings as many revolve around recruiting or kind of cultural marketing.Do not get me wrong; I like …
August 28, 2016
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I created few illustrations over a weekend as a time bound to exercise. The goal was to design different forms from one base drawing. In that process, I have explored complementary colors, primary and …
August 18, 2016

The London Bridge

This time, the London bridge was not falling. Rather Asya, her mom (Yogita) and Her dad (me) were walking across the bridge and met a dinosaur and a fish. Dad asked Dino to sing …
August 15, 2016
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Bye bye Facebook

I have stopped using Facebook, for around two months, and I like it. Back in 2007, my colleague convinced me on how Facebook was cool compared to Orkut. I enjoyed how simple Facebook was …
April 17, 2016