34: Second Shift (feat. Allison House)

6/15/2015, 3:36:00 PM , duration(0:0:3)
Technology Arts/Design Arts
<p>This week we hopped on a call with the one-and-only Allison House! Allison currently lives in Austin, exploring her way through 3D art and design - in this episode we chat about her background in design, her transition into 3D and what she's excited for in the future. We're also in the running for Podcast of the Year!</p> <p>If you're enjoying the show, we'd love your support - <a href="https://thenetawards.com/vote/podcast/the-design-details-podcast/">Vote for Design Details</a>.</p> <p>If you have feedback or suggestions please don't hesitate to reach us on Twitter at <a href="https://twitter.com/designdetailsfm">@designdetailsfm</a> or <a href="mailto:designdetailsfm@gmail.com">email us directly</a>!</p> <a name="Sponsor:"></a> <h5>Sponsor:</h5> <ul> <li><a href="https://iconfinder.com">Iconfinder</a></li> </ul> <a name="Allison.on.the.Web:"></a> <h5>Allison on the Web:</h5> <ul> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/house">Twitter</a></li> <li><a href="http://allison.house/">Website</a></li> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/house">Dribbble</a></li> <li><a href="https://instagram.com/allisonhouse/">Instagram</a></li> <li><a href="http://allison.house/newsletter/">Allison's Newsletter</a></li> <li><a href="http://allisonhouse.tumblr.com/">Tumblr</a></li> </ul> <a name="Show.Notes:"></a> <h5>Show Notes:</h5> <p><strong>3:00</strong> - What in the world are you working on?</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://allisonhouse.tumblr.com/">Allison's Tumblr</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.maxon.net/products/cinema-4d-studio/who-should-use-it.html">Cinema 4D</a></li> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/shots/1523601-b-b-b-bomb">The Bomb</a></li> <li><a href="http://greyscalegorilla.com/">Greyscalegorilla</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>9:00</strong> - Have you felt new clarity after leaving SF?</p> <p><strong>11:00</strong> - What got you started in design?</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://teamtreehouse.com/">Treehouse</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.carsonified.com/">Carsonified</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/ryancarson">Ryan Carson</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.codecademy.com/">Codecademy</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/jasonfried">Jason Fried</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/garyvee">Gary Vaynerchuck</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>19:00</strong> - Why Dropbox?</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/morganknutson">Morgan Knutson</a></li> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/soleio">Soleio</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>20:00</strong> - How do you identify the next place to grow as a designer?</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/dropbox">Dropbox on Dribbble</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>22:00</strong> - Allison shares her process for the Tweedy video.</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://allison.house/blog/making-tweedy-summer-noon-music-video/">Tweedy video</a></li> <li><a href="http://www.amazon.com/Cinematic-Storytelling-Powerful-Conventions-Filmmaker/dp/193290705X">Cinematic Storytelling</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>28:00</strong> - How do you incorporate expression into design?</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://slack.com/">Slack</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>30:00</strong> - What are other products you're excited about right now?</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://giphy.com/">Giphy</a></li> <li><a href="http://giphy.com/house/">Allison on Giphy</a></li> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/turnislefthome">Tim Reynolds</a></li> <li><a href="http://society6.com/">Society6</a> (<a href="http://society6.com/house/prints?curator=house">Allison's store</a>)</li> </ul> <p><strong>35:00</strong> - What's your take on the state of Dribbble and design credibility?</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/house">Allison on Dribbble</a></li> <li><a href="https://blog.intercom.io/the-dribbblisation-of-design/">The Dribbblisation of Design</a></li> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/morgan">Morgan on Dribbble</a></li> <li><a href="http://max.adobe.com/">Adobe MAX Conference</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>39:00</strong> - Allison explains her learning process.</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://twitter.com/rypearts">Ryan Putnam</a></li> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/shots/1959708-Ceramic-Ideas">Ryan's Cactus</a></li> <li><a href="https://dribbble.com/shots/1961254-Cactus?list=users&amp;offset=7">Allison's animated cactus</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>44:00</strong> - What's the big picture goal for you as an artist and designer?</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://brooklynbeta.org/">Brooklyn Beta</a></li> <li><a href="http://designerfund.com/">Designer Fund</a></li> </ul> <p><strong>47:00</strong> - What are the common struggles for designers moving from freelance to full time?</p> <ul> <li><a href="http://allison.house/newsletter/">Allison's newsletter</a></li> <li><a href="http://allison.house">Allison's website</a></li> </ul>