J A S O N@jscottpearson
Typography space between text elements
I am learning Figma and loving it so far, the Figma team has done themselves proud. I am trying to put a company Design System together and am working on the typography. I start by using modular scale but one thing I'm wondering is how to work out what the sizes between…
import design system and linked design from sketch
I'm trying to migrate over 2 sketch files. One is a design system library with symbols and appearance variations defined, and the other is an actual design that uses symbols from the design system. When importing the actual design file, a lot of the symbols are not showing up or…
I'm building a theming system, both within Figma (so I can mock up white-labelled software for clients) and in code (to configure each client's product). In the code world, I'm specifying design tokens for colour using a two-tiered system: • Meta tokens: These are groups of…
Is there a way to link local color style with global color?
The case is: I have a template with a primary color (different for each location). In the published styles I have library of colors. In the document, I would like to easily connect one of those to be the "primary" for the document. Is there a chance to do so? I don't want to…
Designing re-skinnable products for clients and maintaining a design system
Hey all. My company is about to go big on B2B and we are going to start selling a reskinnable white label product which also has options for different types of navigations and components depending on the clients needs (think wordpress). Is there anyone that has experience with…
View 'description of changes' while reviewing changes to a team library?
As one of the pro users of a design team, whenever I am accepting changes to a component, I want to be able to see the "description of changes" that the other team member filled while publishing changes. I heard this used to be visible earlier. Any reason why it is not visible…