beyondesign

Everything is designed. Few things are designed well. -Brian Reed

People ignore design that ignores people. -Frank Chimero

Good design is obvious. Great design is transparent. -Joe Sparano

Design is where science and art break even. -Robin Mathew

Good design goes to heaven; bad design goes everywhere. -Mieke Gerritzen

Design is the conscious effort to impose a meaningful order. -Victor Papanek

Design is not the narrow application of formal skills, it is a way of thinking. -Chris Pullman

Kindly Robot logo by beyondesignshadow

Kindly Robot

Due to the recent resurgence in popularity of the Mac OS and my personal history with AppleScript, I decided to build a site to help people automate everyday or repetitive tasks. The mark was intended to make visitors feel a little less intimidated or apprehensive about scripting and generally getting to know their computers.

Colors were chosen arbitrarily (though, as everyone knows, robots are made of metal, so…) and the typeface was chosen for its shape and proportions.