UX/UI challenges

UX/UI challenges

Aidan Foster is the founder of Foster Interactive, our partner in designing and building many websites for B2B and higher education clients. This is part of a conversation he had with Brent Weaver of The Digital Agency Show podcast, where Aidan talked about the...
Employee Profile: Tiffany

Employee Profile: Tiffany

As part of our series on our team here at Pixels & Pencils, we asked our Account Manager Tiffany Tobias to answer 20 questions. What is the best thing about your current role? Particularly, strategizing the balancing act of each day – for each client project...
From Uganda to Canada: A Refugee Story

From Uganda to Canada: A Refugee Story

For many Canadians, July 1 is more than simply a day off work to have a BBQ, go to the cottage, or launch some fireworks. As we reflect on the national holiday we just celebrated, we wanted to share the story of how our Creative Director’s family came to Canada...
National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Today, June 21, is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. As a creative agency we want to highlight four...
Helpful, but honest

Helpful, but honest

When we were a young agency, we had a client with some big goals and they were very prescriptive about how they wanted to achieve them. Still rather naive at that point, we did as they asked. In retrospect, we should have expressed our doubts and suggested...