Speider Schneider
Speider Schneider is a former member of The Usual Gang of Idiots at MAD Magazine, “among other professional embarrassments and failures.” He currently writes for local newspapers, global blogs and other web content and has designed products for Disney/Pixar, Warner Bros., Harley-Davidson, ESPN, Mattel, DC and Marvel Comics, Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon among other notable companies. Speider is a former member of the board for the Graphic Artists Guild, co-chair of the GAG Professional Practices Committee and a former board member of the Society of Illustrators. He continues to speak at art schools across the United States on business and professional practices and telling frightening stories that make students question their career choice (just kidding).
  • Web Design
    The Stone Age of Web DesignStone age
    The last time we had an essay from Speider Schneider, it was Halloween and he told us about his why art directors should never run with scissors. Today, as we celebrate the new year, we have another article from Schneider that takes a look back... waaay back, at the dawn of web design in the 1990's. Get ready to gasp in horror at just how archaic things were in the Stone Age of Web Design.Read More…
  • Web Design
    The Boss Is Crazy And Running With Scissors!Preview
    There are few things more frightening to a designer than an art director or a client on a rampage. Today, we're going take a small break from our normal web design coverage to delve into a few choice horror stories from Speider Schneider. Speider has worked everywhere from Disney/Pixar to the Graphic Artists Guild where he has gathered experiences that would make most grown men cry... so grab your flashlight and gather round the campfire. Let's dig in, shall we? This is a Halloween Exclusive on Webdesigntuts!Read More…