What is it exactly about successful film and print ads that create this immediacy of experience? You know a good print ad the instant you clap eyes on one. It’s arresting. Simple and direct. But creating one is an entirely… Continue Reading
For all you graphic designers out there, here’s a great mini-tutorial for Adobe Illustrator: Tips and Tricks: How to Make an Object Repeat Itself Around a Circle Click on the link to download the file! Enjoy!
Building off of last week’s post, here are two more tips for translating your brilliant ideas into dazzling print designs. 4. Layout So you have all your various elements (pictures, text, etc) developed, and now your design is at the… Continue Reading
Developing an original and successful print ad can be daunting for a designer at any level of expertise. Here are a few tips and tricks to translate the brilliant concept into captivating print designs. 1. Concept Generation Effective brainstorming builds… Continue Reading
Naïve: Modernism and Folklore in Contemporary Design, the new book from Gestalten, tells the story, largely in images, of a new trend of looking back in graphic design. Contemporary designers are drawing inspiration from modernist paradigms of the 1940s-1960s, pioneers… Continue Reading
Finding work in a down economy can be tough. For graphic designers, web designers and other creative professionals, here’s a list of sites where you can earn some $ online. View article