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Your investment computer — here’s why you ought to write and design by hand

Your investment computer — here’s why you ought to write and design by hand

J.K. Rowling scribbled along the first 40 names of characters that could can be found in Harry Potter in a paper notebook. J.J. Abrams writes his first drafts in a paper notebook. Upon his come back to Apple in 1997, Steve Jobs first cut through the complexity that is existing drawing an easy chart on whiteboard. Needless to say, they’re not the only ones…

Here’s the notebook that belongs to Pentagram partner Michael Bierut. Almost all of the pages inside the notebook resemble the proper side, although he has got thought to Design Observer which he had lost a really precious notebook, which contained “a drawing my then 13-year-old daughter Liz did that she claims may be the original sketch for the Citibank logo.”

Author Neil Gaiman’s notebook, who writes his books — including American Gods, The Graveyard Book, together with final two thirds of Coraline — by hand. Continue reading “Your investment computer — here’s why you ought to write and design by hand”