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Learning to code: Five lessons from a career in graphic design



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Melsen Carlsburg (a joke: the concept of design as embedded ruby code) Three weeks ago, I took the plunge and started a coding bootcamp. I have been working for over ten years as the lead graphic artist at a family-owned screen printing and embroidery shop. I’m still working there part-time as I make my way through this program. I was nervous that this would be a tough career move. I had very little experience with computer science, and I didn’t fully