Bryan Patrick Todd shares his creative journey as a self-taught designer and insight on how to chase the magic.
About the speaker
Bryan Patrick Todd is a self-taught designer based in Louisville, KY, specializing in lettering, branding and environmental design. Bryan has had the pleasure of designing pieces for wide variety of clients including Esquire, Subaru, Smirnoff and Chrysler. Additionally, his work creating large scale murals throughout Louisville and beyond, has been recognized by the Type Directors Club and featured in Communications Arts, Hypebeast, Vice, and Complex.
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The creative work life requires faith—faith in our craft, faith in the process, and the most challenging of all, faith in ourselves. — Bryan Todd
While the projects continue to get bigger and bigger still, I can’t say that my approach to work has changed much. I wake daily and I make the most of the time that’s given me. — Bryan Todd
You’d be surprised who’s watching and listening out there. — Bryan Todd
My friend got me a bootleg copy of Photoshop and everything changed…How many design careers started with a bootleg copy of Photoshop? — Bryan Todd
It's almost like ideas seem to taunt us with their absence when we need them most. — Bryan Todd