Design Meeting Notes for 26 June 2019

These are the weekly notes for the design meeting that happens on Wednesday’s. You can read the full transcript on our Slack channel and find the meeting’s agenda here.


Meeting was lead by @karmatosed


Gutenberg 6.0@kjellr share an update on Gutenberg 6.0 being released this week! 🎉This release features predefined layout options in the columns block placeholder, an inner container on the group block to make theme styling easier, grayscale block library brand icons, and a darker overlay scrim.

WCEU Contribute day@kjellr shared contributes by design contributors at WCEU. You can see examples on a previous post, and usability test videos will be shared soon.

👀^ Feedback is welcome on this to nudge it along.

Gutenberg upcoming@karmatosed is working on a settings pages for the Gutenberg plugin, improved interaction with nested blocks is very close to wrapping up, and @kjellr is working on improvements to tips. Updates coming soon.

@afercia requested a review of Feature Image dialog does not follow the dialog pattern. In Slack the team discussed the issue and provided feedback. The results of that discussion were shared into the Trac ticket.

Open floor