Design Systems Create Bad Designers

If design systems take over, what work is left for the designer?

Christian Beck
Apr 6, 2018 · 8 min read
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I’ve been both enamored and troubled watching the Design System evolve over the past several years. I first became interested in pattern libraries in 2007 as a young designer working on Windows software, then again as I was tasked with aligning multiple web products into one consistent experience…