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I'm wondering what you think about the DIY Design movement and the momentum that it seems to be picking up, particularly in places like Portland. Do you see it a relevant to you and your career/future? Do you even feel like you have a complete understanding of what it means and the entrepreneurial component involved? Will it really open doors or will it just muddy the waters between GOOD design and junk?
IDSA is devoting a whole conference to it in August... What do you think? Would you go to get the inside scoop from people like John Hoke and John Jay among others?
I've been wrestling with this and I thought I would put it out there and gauge some opinions.
At 360|Flex I presented a session directed at application (Flex) developers aimed to inspire them to improve their application design skills. It was part inspirational and part instructional as I went through basic design principles they should be aware of.