Sam Kapila

Hi! I’m Sam Kapila. I’m a designer and educator living in Austin, TX. I’m the Director of Instruction at The Iron Yard.

I still can't believe I got to write for The Pastry Box Project in 2015! I write a monthly column for net magazine. I make a lot of playlists and travel a lot. I cook a lot and photograph it.

Over the next few months, I'll be slowly adding more to this.


Jun 4, 2016

The more I play. The more I feel my hum.

From Shonda Rhimes, the titan behind Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away With Murder, is responsible for some 70 hours of television per season, and she loves... Read →

Jun 4, 2016

Laugh at the confusion

Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason. ― Albert Schweitzer via Read →

Jun 3, 2016

It's okay to...

The UK Gov design office put together the most wonderful poster that applies to designers and developers, and you can print out your own copy: It's okay... <a class=Read →