92 episodes

The Process is a podcast created by best mates and industrial designers, Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school, personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

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The Process is a podcast created by best mates and industrial designers, Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school, personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

    092 - Starting Is The Hardest Part

    092 - Starting Is The Hardest Part

    We chat about getting our M license, getting a butler and why starting is the hardest part.

    On today's episode of "The Process" we discuss:


    Setting things on fire
    Manufacturing experience
    Getting our M license
    Expensive toys
    Alfred the butler
    Being a gamer
    Tote bag design contest
    Waiting for inspiration
    Starting is the hardest part
    What would you paint?
    General design & Helvetica

    All the links, all the time!

    Follow us on Instagram! @theprocess__podcast

    https://www.instagram.com/theprocess__podcast/

    Zak Watson //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zak-watson-48618517a/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/zakwatson

    Dylan Torraville //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylantorraville/

    Website: https://dylantorraville.com

    Portfolio: https://dylanjtorraville.myportfolio.com/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/dylantorraville

    Send us an email to hi.theprocesspodcast@gmail.com if you have any questions or want to reach out!

    The Process is a podcast created by Toronto based industrial designers Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school,  personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    091 - Expensive Tools Won't Make You Great

    091 - Expensive Tools Won't Make You Great

    We chat 3d printing microphone arms, buying expensive materials and the fact that those expensive materials don't necessarily make you a better designer.

    On today's episode of "The Process" we discuss:


    Getting into tea
    3D printing mic arms
    Buying expensive things
    The iconic Bic pen
    Are expensive materials worth it?
    Buying $150 pens
    The tools don't matter
    First order retrieval

    All the links, all the time!

    Follow us on Instagram! @theprocess__podcast

    https://www.instagram.com/theprocess__podcast/

    Zak Watson //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zak-watson-48618517a/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/zakwatson

    Dylan Torraville //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylantorraville/

    Website: https://dylantorraville.com

    Portfolio: https://dylanjtorraville.myportfolio.com/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/dylantorraville

    Send us an email to hi.theprocesspodcast@gmail.com if you have any questions or want to reach out!

    The Process is a podcast created by Toronto based industrial designers Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school,  personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    090 - The Impossible Standard

    090 - The Impossible Standard

    We chat about industrial packing tables, cutting your finger in the shop and the influence of social media with uninspired work.

    On today's episode of "The Process" we discuss:


    Reflecting on Reece's episode
    Recording at work
    Industrial packing tables
    Cutting your finger in the shop
    The influence of social media
    Uninspired work
    Who's it for? What's it for?

    All the links, all the time!

    Follow us on Instagram! @theprocess__podcast

    https://www.instagram.com/theprocess__podcast/

    Zak Watson //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zak-watson-48618517a/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/zakwatson

    Dylan Torraville //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylantorraville/

    Website: https://dylantorraville.com

    Portfolio: https://dylanjtorraville.myportfolio.com/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/dylantorraville

    Send us an email to hi.theprocesspodcast@gmail.com if you have any questions or want to reach out!

    The Process is a podcast created by Toronto based industrial designers Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school,  personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

    • 42 min
    089 - Reece Bennett On Creativity & Careers

    089 - Reece Bennett On Creativity & Careers

    Reece Bennett is an assistant teacher at Humber College, teaching Visual Communications and sketching. From a small town in the middle of Lake Winnipeg, Reece's professional design career spans the consumer electronics industry into high quality furniture. With a wicked beard and incredible sketching style, Reece has spent the last ten years of his life in the industrial design industry and his entire life spent in the creative fields.
    We chat about giving honest feedback to students, details of working in the furniture design industry and Reece's next steps in his career.

    On today's episode of "The Process" we discuss:


    Adopting a teaching mindset
    Encouragement through honesty
    Focus on improving the design
    Reece's start in ID
    First year vibes
    Being bold in the workplace
    Working in the furniture design industry
    Reece's big goal
    Animation sketching vs design sketching
    Grades really don't matter!
    Science fiction & Dune
    Backpacking in Asia
    Staying creative
    Growing a beard
    The answer is always practice

    All the links, all the time!

    Follow us on Instagram! @theprocess__podcast

    https://www.instagram.com/theprocess__podcast/

    Reece Bennett //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/reece-bennett-ba300247/?originalSubdomain=ca

    Website: https://www.reecebennettdesign.com/

    Instagram: @reeceb

    Zak Watson //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zak-watson-48618517a/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/zakwatson

    Dylan Torraville //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylantorraville/

    Website: https://dylantorraville.com

    Portfolio: https://dylanjtorraville.myportfolio.com/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/dylantorraville

    Send us an email to hi.theprocesspodcast@gmail.com if you have any questions or want to reach out!

    The Process is a podcast created by Toronto based industrial designers Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school,  personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

    • 1 hr 36 min
    088 - Design For Others (And Yourself)

    088 - Design For Others (And Yourself)

    We chat about Zak feeling gushy, Dyl comes up with a fun weekend project and we go through our old thesis ideas.

    On today's episode of "The Process" we discuss:


    Zak is feeling gushy
    Reminiscing through music
    Working on a weekend project
    Political reddit
    Appreciating design
    Falling into design traps
    Removing your ego
    Old thesis ideas

    All the links, all the time!

    Follow us on Instagram! @theprocess__podcast

    https://www.instagram.com/theprocess__podcast/

    Zak Watson //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zak-watson-48618517a/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/zakwatson

    Dylan Torraville //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylantorraville/

    Website: https://dylantorraville.com

    Portfolio: https://dylanjtorraville.myportfolio.com/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/dylantorraville

    Send us an email to hi.theprocesspodcast@gmail.com if you have any questions or want to reach out!

    The Process is a podcast created by Toronto based industrial designers Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school,  personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    087 - Learning New Things & Giving Feedback

    087 - Learning New Things & Giving Feedback

    We chat about Dyl inheriting heaps of markers, giving feedback to non-designers and Zak comes up with an epic 3D printing idea.

    On today's episode of "The Process" we discuss:


    Inheriting markers
    Cops pulling you over
    Giving feedback for sketches
    Accepting & learning new things
    Printing David
    Drop your socks and grab your crocs
    An epic 3D printing idea

    All the links, all the time!

    Follow us on Instagram! @theprocess__podcast

    https://www.instagram.com/theprocess__podcast/

    Zak Watson //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/zak-watson-48618517a/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/zakwatson

    Dylan Torraville //

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylantorraville/

    Website: https://dylantorraville.com

    Portfolio: https://dylanjtorraville.myportfolio.com/

    Behance: https://www.behance.net/dylantorraville

    Send us an email to hi.theprocesspodcast@gmail.com if you have any questions or want to reach out!

    The Process is a podcast created by Toronto based industrial designers Dylan Torraville and Zak Watson. Dyl and Zak are picking up microphones to chat about their experiences in design school,  personal projects and navigating the creative process. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other designers and friends too.

    • 43 min

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The Gaming Overlord ,

Honestly a very engaging podcast and really makes you think

So I met one of the creators of the podcast(zak) and he revealed his podcast to me. I gave it a listen and I was instantly into it. Its honestly one of the most engaging podcasts i’ve ever listened to. It really makes you think too.

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