Hot New Trends In Graphic Design

On April 22nd, 2013, wrote:

2013 has already settled in, we are into April and the trends have begun to show their faces and new web design trends are in action and here to stay. Graphic Designing in 2013 is also under the influence of technology and why shouldn’t it be! In order to stay at the top one needs to match the pace of the new era. This is why professional graphic designers are working hard to explore the stylish and advanced techniques to enhance the look of their websites. However, it is not easy to stay one step ahead for a niche like web designing which keeps evolving and changing with the blink of an eye. Nonetheless, there is a trend list for 2013 which can help you in forecasting what will be in and out this year. Use hot new Font Styles Foundation of web designing is the huge variety of font styles and printed text widely known as Typography. Earlier, graphic designers were – Read the full article

The Key To Good Promotional Graphic Design

On March 1st, 2013, wrote:

If you are someone who has invested in making sure that word of your business gets out fast and effectively, you know that you need to think about promotional materials. Brochures, signs and posters are all things that help bring good attention to your business, but how can you make sure that they are making the right impact? We’ve all seen signs that are laughably bad and signs that are just dull, so it is worth your while to figure out how you can avoid this. Impact Before you start thinking about what you want your brochures to say or what kind of signs you need, think about the impact you want all of these items to have. For example, if you are a candy shop, you want to create sense that you are lively, colorful and sweet. You want people to look at your promotional materials and think about all of the fun and frivolity of candy. On the – Read the full article

A Look Inside The Creative Minds Of Graphic Designers

On October 13th, 2012, wrote:

Creative Minds – Where Inspiration Abounds How do graphic designers find inspiration for their design? Often, it’s not a matter of “finding” design inspiration. It can be as simple as a tiny speck of light, a prism, a structure of behemoth proportions or even, a human face that sparks their creative imaginations. More of the inspirations that emanate from the minds of graphic designers are deeply embedded from childhood. Like a deep well, all it takes for a design to be born is a spark of an idea long-forgotten. Most graphic designers have an inherent flair for color, shape and dimension. It’s the reason why they can create the most extraordinary and fascinating designs for illustrations, illusions and photographic imagery. Designer Know Thy Pixels Graphic designs today are pixelated to the max. This is part of the design process. Pixels represent a huge part of a total concept. To graphic designers, pixels are alive with possibilities and must be freed – Read the full article

10 Useful iPhone Apps for Logo Designers

On June 25th, 2012, wrote:

Be at work even while you are away from your laptop with the iPhone apps designed exclusively for the logo designers. These apps will help the designers brainstorm, research, organize, and learn about various aspects related to their profession. As a bonus, these apps also inspire and motivate creativity. Here are 10 of the iPhone apps that would be useful for a logo or Web designer.   Adobe Ideas To be very precise, this is a digital sketchbook that allows the designers a chance to keep his or her creativity and ideas blooming, irrespective of the place and time. An ideal cohort for professional Adobe design applications, such as Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, the Adobe Ideas app invokes a new level of creativity in the designers. myPANTONE This app allows the logo designers to access scores of PANTONE color libraries and create color palettes. Plus: you can share your creations with your clients and colleagues. It also comes with – Read the full article

47 WordPress Themes for Graphic Designers & Artists

On July 21st, 2011, wrote:

Artists, graphic designers, and photographers are taking their work to the Web. But what’s the most suitable (read: eye-popping) way to do so? If you ask us, the recommended platform would be WordPress. Just check out the features. There are just so many things you can do with the CMS (content management system) that will help you express yourself beyond words and effectively capture the attention of your audience, clients, fans, and followers. It’s in this light that we present to you once again a list of 47 awesome WordPress themes – this time, for visual artists, designers, and photographers. Hopefully, this will give you the edge you need to stand out from the rest of the pack. And, hopefully, this will deliver the stunning looks that you need to embody your work portfolio. Do you have a favorite WordPress theme that we missed? Let us know in the comments, Enjoy! Nimble WordPress Theme $50.00  |  Demo  |  Buy Paula WordPress Theme – Read the full article

Logoworks: An Online Service for Designing Logos?

On October 23rd, 2010, wrote:

If you have a brand, you should have a logo. Simple as that. And if you have a logo, put it in places where other people can see it: in your website, on your branding collaterals, on your business card. If you don’t have a logo, ask someone to design one for you. Don’t use Microsoft Word clip art or MS Paint. Hire a freelance graphic designer. Or a creative design agency. Or that talented nephew of yours who’s studying art in the university. Or an online service provider? You read that right: an online service provider, and from an already trusted brand like HP, too. Logoworks is a design provider for small businesses. It was established in 2001, acquired by HP in 2007, and has since been known for delivering custom branding material and original, downloadable logos in all major file formats for businesses spanning a range of industries. The idea behind Logoworks is a simple one, really. If – Read the full article