Scott Lewis

Iconographer. Developer. Writer.

How to Overcome Creative Block in Icon Design


Iconfinder is happy to re-post this excellent article about overcoming creative block in icon design with the permission of Justas Galaburda of

Today I woke up feeling tired and unmotivated. I know I have to prepare and upload a new shot to my dribbble profile everyday, but I just don’t feel like it. Maybe it’s the rain outside my bedroom window, or maybe that’s just the autumn blues. Days are becoming shorter, and I swear it gets darker every morning when I wake up.

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Do VectorScribe and InkScribe really improve Adobe Illustrator?


VectorScribe and InkScribe are popular plugins for Adobe Illustrator created by Astute Graphics, a United Kingdom-based software company that creates plugins with the goal of helping vector designers work more efficiently and creatively. We will take a look at the problems VectorScribe and InkScribe set out to remedy, and how Astute Graphics’ solutions line up with the needs and work habits of icon designers.

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Interview with P.J. Onori


Who ever thought icons could be a Kickstarter project? And while everybody is talking about SVG and JS, here’s a guy actually creating smart icons. In this interview we talk to P. J. Onori, a design technologist with an impressive C.V. He has worked at Adaptive Path, Method, and Current TV. His clients include the United Nations, Adobe, and

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