I’m a freelance designer starting out on my own just about year ago, and I’m not in a huge hurry to take over the world with clients since I am also a stay-at-home parent. I do end up with downtime occasionally, and I like to keep my chops up and try new things, or keep fresh with ideas. I hope that potential clients appreciate my most current talents more so than counting just how many actual jobs I’ve had as I build my business. I also feel like this keeps my motivation and design “moxie” going…do you do this as well, or what keeps you fresh on the path of “Design Divinity?”
Here’s a logo I felt compelled to put together for a fictional company….