Five years. Over 230 podcast episodes. And if you include our blog, that’s nearly 300 interviews with Black designers, developers, and creatives worldwide.

This episode is a love letter for you, our loyal listeners. I answer your questions, give you a bit of a peek behind the curtain of Revision Path, talk about Revision Path’s upcoming plans and goals, and share some updates and words of wisdom from some of our show’s most popular guests.

Here’s to five years of Revision Path and the future of design! 🥂

Special thanks to Andrea Pippins, Dian Holton, Husani Oakley, Tory Hargro, Douglas Davis, Laci Jordan, Leon Scott, Nakita M. Pope, Raquel Rodriguez, Michele Washington, Ron Bronson, and Sela Lewis for lending their voices for this episode!

(Background audio: Chillhop Yearmix 2017 · jazz & lofi hiphop; full audio credits available at youtube.com/watch?v=Ygo5VcMGMCs)

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Raquel RodriguezI’ve got something a little different for this week’s interview — a podcast! I had a chance to sit down with Pittsburgh-based letterer and designer Raquel Rodriguez. We had a great dialogue about typography, how her design influences her work as a librarian, freelancing, and a lot more. Please forgive the audio quality; it’s a bit distorted and uneven in parts since I recorded it on my mobile phone and the audio was spliced from two separate recordings. Rest assured that future podcasts will be of much better quality.

I’ve also included several links in the show notes to some topics we discussed, and you can see a sample of Raquel’s work after the break.

If you want to hear more audio interviews here on Revision Path, leave a comment and let me know! Without further ado, here’s Raquel!

Show Notes