Design influences the world around us every day. We chat with designers, illustrators, photographers, and others to find out the stories that made them want to get into the creative world as a career, and talk with chefs, bartenders, restaurateurs and anyone else that uses their creative talent about how they use their creative talents to design their menus and restaurants.
If you have suggestions for guests or questions about the show, please reach out to us on Twitter @feastondesign.
Welcome to the Creative South Podcast! I’m your host, Jason Frostholm. Today, I talk with Illustrator and Designer Jordan Wong. We talk about how he searched for a job for two years after college, automatic drawings, his struggles with cultural identity, and more. Plus, Jordan created an incredible poster just for Creative South listeners. Check out the show notes to pre-order yours today. Get the poster here.
As a designer, there’s nothing more frustrating than laboring over the perfect design and having a t-shirt screen printer reproduce your work as a low-quality t-shirt.
Real Thread has the solution. Real Thread creates super soft t-shirts people love to wear. Real Thread has spent years perfecting an efficient and clear platform for you to be able to order the softest custom screen printed t-shirts you’ll ever wear! Real Thread is dedicated to your project with the utmost knowledge and expertise on creating super soft custom screen printed shirts. For free quotes, a quick answer to a question, and a hi-res digital mock-up of your design, head over to ReaThread.com, or simply call, email, text, or live chat with the Real Thread team any day of the week! "
Plus, when you are ready, get up to $100 off your first order with Real Thread. Just mention “Creative South Podcast” in the print notes at check out or to your Account Executive.
Are you ready to Explore your creativity and meet a ton of new friends while you’re doing it? Then head over to creativesouth.com right now and get your Creative South tickets. Join us April 6th - 9th in Columbus, GA for Creative South, where you come as friends and leave as family.
If you like the podcast and want to help support us head over to patreon.com/CreativeSouth. Every $1 helps us cover hosting costs, upgrade equipment, and keep the podcast going. When you become a Creative South Patron you’ll get access to exciting Creative South News before anyone else, Creative South Podcast stickers and T-shirts, and you could even get your own podcast episode. So, please, help support the podcast by becoming a patron over at patreon.com/CreativeSouth.
You can find out more about Jordan at wongface.com and be sure to check out the links in the show notes for more ways to keep up with him. You can keep up with the podcast on Twitter and Facebook @CreativeSoPod, and follow Creative South on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @CreativeSouthGA or over at CreativeSouth.com, and I’m @jfrostholm on Dribbble, Twitter, and Instagram.
And, if you like the Creative South Podcast head over to iTunes, Stitcher, or Google Play Music – rate us and leave a review, this helps more people find the podcast and allows us to keep getting awesome guests. Now go out and Hug Some Necks!
Find out more about Jordan Wong: