As I wrapped up my work on the prototype this week, I kept thinking, “NO! This can’t be the final week! I have so much more to figure out!” I have a lot to learn. This is just the beginning of the journey. Some new tricks I picked up for myself as I worked this … More iXD Week 6 Journal Entry
This week has been frustrating. I’m in the weeds with this project because it’s a steeper learning curve than I had anticipated, and don’t know if I made the right decision to use proto.io to create my design. I have the functionality and the map laid out in my head, and on paper. It’s the implementation … More iXD Week 5 Journal Entry: Really?
One of the most interesting things I’m discovering about the project we’re currently working on is how most things we do on the internet, either on the computer or our smartphones, have become so intuitive with repeated use that I don’t think about each element of how I do things on a program. Now that … More iXD Week 4 Journal Entry
Creating a wireframe is surprisingly similar to creating an instruction manual. I shouldn’t be surprised by this! Exactly two years ago, I was sitting at my kitchen table, showing my dad—a computer programmer— the new templates I’d created for our redesigned use and care guides for work. His face lit up when he saw my … More iXD Week 3 Journal Entry