How to Get the Right Images from Artists

How to Get the Right Images from Artists

Tweet this quote.How word people can communicate with visual people to reduce costs and aggravation and get better results — in my latest How To column at


This post draws from some of Emily Cohen‘s advice on getting/giving creative briefs in her talk at the November 2015 Design Thinkers conference of RGD in Toronto.

Have you ever had an illustration request go on unexpectedly awry? What do you do to communicate clearly with your design team? Leave a comment, or join the discussion over on Facebook or Twitter.


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Photo by Paurian, used under CC BY-2.0 license.


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