Do you need to be good at drawing to be a graphic designer? Should designers draw? This question is asked by every budding designer, but even senior experts don’t have the right answer. Maybe because it’s not a “yes or no” question.
However, after looking at this design you may come to the conclusion that creating hand-drawn patterns is a pretty useful skill. But...
I believe we still have infinite space for technology to support us designers. A diverse skill set is what makes each designer unique. Better tools give a louder voice to your imagination.
Our illustrators chose Sua’s works as their inspiration quite some time ago, focusing especially on the composition of her designs. Her skills are obvious, but what made me choose her as the designer of the issue is the way she uses colours and how these decisions affect the whole.