- My favorite artists are: Currently? Visual: Charles Bragg. Musical: Mac DeMarco.
- Right now my work is: All over the place.
- I love Queens because: I take comfort in knowing where I am, even if—or especially if—my mind is elsewhere.
- When I was a kid: Two words: Astoria Park.
- I find inspiration in: Characters, both the personality and the typeface kind.
- Do: Your best.
- Don’t: assume people know what you’re talking about. One of the best pieces of advice I’ve received as a creative person.
- Dream Project: I’ll tell you about it when I wake up.
- website www.allisonruiz.com