Thursday, 26 November 2009

The designer you treat like shit . . .

There’s a hilarious email exchange doing the rounds between a graphic designer and a client who wants him to work for free.

Read it here: "Please design a logo for me. With pie charts. For free."

I’d like to think it were all true.

[Hat tip CJ Lambert]


  1. This is better:

  2. speaking of which, when are you going to design my house - its only a few rooms, - and you do it on the computer! - I need it this afternoon to give to the . . .


    You have to be a designer to know that this is not a joke - and it is not an unusual occurrence.

    Not a week goes by without a request of this type.

    I think I may start answering such requests with pie charts

  3. Sean Fitzpatrick30 Nov 2009, 11:21:00

    pie chart wars.... love it

  4. *LOVE* David Thorne.
    I must be an obvious foggot:
    You wouldn't need Justin's Floodlight to see that:
    Party at Apartment 3 is also pretty good.


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