Author Archive | Brian Morris

10 Designs That Show Why the United States Rocks

Even in tough economic times, the United States remains the world’s only superpower. For all the negative  news about America, there are thousands of things …

5 Mitt Romney Caricatures

One of the greatest things about being a U.S. citizen is the freedom to make fun of our leaders, and graphic design serves as the …

5 Barack Obama Caricatures

As Barack Obama defends his crown, er, presidency, graphic designers nationwide have found opportunity to poke fun at the president with caricatures. The freedom to …

30 Vengeful Designs Featuring Guy Fawkes

Sure, you’ve seen “V For Vendetta,” and you’ve undoubtedly seen Anonymous and the Occupy movement in the news, but do you know the …

10 Sweet Color Palettes for November

Looking for original color combinations to use in your November and Thanksgiving posters, catalogs, websites, postcards and other graphic designs?  Try something unique and still …

All Saints Day: 10 Saints Immortalized In Design

All Saints Day is November 1, and I have to admit that’s pretty much all I knew about the holiday until I recently looked it …

10 Hilarious Designs for the 2012 Presidential Race

The debates are over, and designers around the web have had plenty of opportunity to make fun of our 2012 presidential candidates.  Here are 10 …

30 Amazing Cornfield Maze Designs

When we consider design mediums, most often our minds imagine posters, brochures, websites and architecture. All of these take skill, talent and hard work to craft masterful design; but they’re not the only examples of great design. Every October, thousands of cornfields across the U.S. are transformed into intricate mazes, and it all begins with design.

What Role Does Graphic Design Play In Elections?

Elections today are decided by image, not issues, which is why graphic design plays a major role in determining which candidates voters select. There’s a …

3 Tips for Holiday Greeting Cards That Sell

Greeting cards are among the best marketing tools you can employ during the holiday season.  Greeting cards are welcomed by your customer base; they are …

15 U.S. Presidents, Captured In Quirky Design

Isn’t funny how most Americans have reverence for our Founding Fathers yet our modern leaders are often ridiculed?  It makes me wonder if it’s because …

7 Famous Fires, Captured In Design

Fire Prevention Week is held every October, but the pyromaniac in me wants to see designs inspired by the world’s most famous fires.