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Topple, the Smashing Cat is sad.

Unfortunately, due to recommendations from the SF Mayor's office restricting group size, and with countless travel bans in place affecting speakers, attendees, and team members, we cannot give you the conference experience you expect and deserve. For these, and many more reasons, SmashingConf SF (April 21–22) is re-scheduled for November 10–11, 2020.

See our full statement here.

Marc Edwards

Marc Edwards

Marc Edwards is a designer, an icon speedrunner, the creator of strange generative art GIFs, and the founder of Bjango. Bjango is best known for iStat Menus and their upcoming design tool, Skala.

Marc has written for Smashing Magazine, iMore, and posts articles on Bjango’s own site. He also created and maintains a bunch of open source, design related projects.

How To Speedrun Icons

Tue, 10th – 12:10 PM

What’s the fastest way to create a heart icon? How about a puzzle piece, or a settings cog? By revisiting the fundamentals of icon design, we’ll explore how these deceptively simple shapes can be created at higher precision and with fewer steps, speeding up your entire workflow.

In this talk, Marc will share countless practical tips and techniques that work in many design tools.

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