Alex Girón

Designer & Founder. Building Join Team. Creative Director at Eventbrite, Formerly Design Lead at twitter. Founder at nvite, canvas, nclud, worthy.

Journal archive.

June 27th, 2012

Enter Can­vas.

Intro­du­cing Wash­ing­ton, DC’s largest co-work­ing com­munity; designed for cre­at­ives, freel­an­cers, inde­pend­ents and start-ups to be an inspir­ing envir­on­ment in which to work and col­lab­or­ate.

March 29th, 2012

Design is Res­ize.

A fun little exper­i­ment with Media Quer­ies, Typo­graphy & CSS3 Trans­itions.

October 18th, 2011

iPhone 4S Video Shoot.

A sweet and short video made from a com­pil­a­tion of video clips taken around the Wash­ing­ton, DC metro area.

May 12th, 2011

Flu­id + Design­ersMX = Bliss.

I’ve enjoyed every bit of Designers.MX since it launched, their iPhone optim­ized web site is fenom­en­al, how­ever the desktop exper­i­ence was­n’t ideal for me, so I set out to find a solu­tion for this.

May 18th, 2010

Our Sol­ar Sys­tem in CSS3.

This is an attempt to recre­ate our sol­ar sys­tem using CSS3 fea­tures such as bor­der-radi­us, trans­forms & anim­a­tions. The res­ult is sur­pris­ing and quite inter­est­ing.

April 26th, 2010

On Col­lect­ing Visu­al Inspir­a­tion.

Like many design­ers out there I like col­lect­ing images of good graph­ic design, but I have a prob­lem with cur­rent image book­mark­ing ser­vices. So I decided to set up my own sys­tem.

March 31st, 2010

CSS3 Trans­forms & @font-face Exper­i­ment.

The first of what I hope are num­ber of exper­i­ments I plan on work­ing on over the next few months, all in an effort to get acquain­ted with some of the new CSS3 fea­tures out in the wild that seem to be gain­ing some trac­tion.

February 1st, 2010

Design Quotes Dis­play.

Bring inspir­ing, insight­ful and thought pro­vok­ing design quotes to your work­place, home or any­where you have a com­puter.

January 28th, 2010

Enter Neo­graphy.

After years of not jump­ing onto the blog­ging scene, I’ve decided to give it a try.

December 3rd, 2009

Lor­em & ipsum sit­ting in a tree.

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March 29th, 2009

For Bet­ter or Worse.

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November 30th, 2008

Hello world!.

Wel­come to Word­Press. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blog­ging!

November 21st, 2006

Flickr as a source of inspir­a­tion.

As design­ers we are always look­ing for new ways to get inspir­a­tion. For many this means going through magazines, books or even going places, always look­ing for that spe­cial some­thing which will spark some cre­ativ­ity.