HOW Design Magazine’s Winter 2016 Issue

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In this issue of HOW, discover the top-paying creative careers with The Creative Group’s new salary guide. We show off this year’s In-House Design Award Winners, including SFMOMA’s dynamic new identity. Enter the future of design with an inside look at virtual and augmented reality. PLUS Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator secrets—seven tricks for designing better and faster.

how-winter-2016This latest issue of HOW is divided into four sections: WHO, WHERE, WHAT and — of course — HOW. Explore each below.


Here’s what you’ll find inside:


Meet some of today’s greatest creative influencers, and explore the winners of the 2016 In-House Design Awards

– The In-House Design Awards Best in Show by Sarah Whitman

– The In-House Design Awards Outstanding Achievement & Merit Winners



From interviews with HOW’s thought-leaders, we see the emergence of a few trends and big ideas. Whether it’s a digital media mogul or a paper goods company, they all share a common thread.

– Beyond the Screen: The Future of Virtual and Augmented Reality in Design by Jason Tselentis

– Creative Currency: Design Salaries on the Rise by Erin Prus  [Web Extra: The Creative Group 2017 Designer Salary Guide]



HOW explores the world of design by venturing to one of today’s most unexpected creative communities to see what makes it so unique. 

– Boulder, Colorado: Naturally Creative by Scott Kirkwood



How do they do it? HOW explores the creative process of some of today’s most influential designers to understand how they design, build brand and become who they are.

– Tips And Tricks For Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop by Bill Carberry

– Teams + Tech The Future of Interactive Design In-House by Ed Roberts

You’ll find all this and more in the Winter 2016 issue of HOW magazine.