Weekly Design Links — 05/23/23

John Freeborn
3 min readMay 23

Most of these posts follow a pattern. There’s a bunch of links from one discipline, maybe two, and then a random collection from others. This week that pattern is gone. There are two work articles and then one each from a variety of mediums. In all the years I’ve been doing this, I can’t remember this happening. I’ve seen it all now–what else is out there? I can tell you one thing. This did not make the layout easy, my template failed me.


Drag Your GAN: Interactive Point-based Manipulation on the Generative Image Manifold
Just in case you didn’t open up any design blog in the last week


Creative is 10%. Structure and systems are the rest
The discipline of design is the commitment to structuring and systematizing good ideas

How I Work: Damian Bradfield, Chief Creative Officer, WeTransfer
Damian Bradfield works hard to not have a routine

Web Design/UX/UI

Reinventing the carousel
The research and design behind the evolution of the Material 3 carousel

Industrial Design

found/Founded’s Rice Maker Serves up a Small Portion of Bold Design
Intentionally sparse in detail and options, a thoughtfully pared design

Graphic Design/Branding

John Freeborn

designer, artist, skateboarder and video gamer