Author Archive | Brian Morris

The best New Year invitation cards I’ve seen

The best New Year invitation cards I’ve seen are… …

Nonprofit poster marketing

Poster marketing is a great way for nonprofit organizations to directly influence a large portion of the population without breaking the bank. The most successful …

Top 5 Funny Invitation Cards

Parties are fun. Great parties are filled with laughter; they’re memory-makers. So it stands to reason that party invitations should be funny. The best funny

Thanksgiving Invitation Cards for Business and Pleasure

turkeyEver send Thanksgiving invitation cards? Here’s why you should – for business and for pleasure.

Thanksgiving invitation cards for business
Thoughtfulness and pleasant surprises: Toss …

Three steps to selling your own greeting cards

greetingcards-main-bannerEver wander through the local gift shop in search of the elusive Perfect Greeting Card? If you’re anything like me, you can never find what …

Top 5 Funny Greeting Card Tips

funny-greeting-card-donkeyI love to receive funny greeting cards, even when the humor is at my expense. But as anyone can attest, a browse through your local …

How to design a bumper sticker for success

bumper-stickerOne of the best ways to promote your business on-the-go is to design your own bumper sticker. Bumper stickers are effective everywhere: on the interstate, …

Most creative Valentine’s greeting cards

As a graphic designer, you have the unique ability to create your own heartfelt (or humorous) greeting card to give to your special someone on …

Building your graphic design business: An Interview with Jill Tanenbaum

jt_56_cmykJill Tanenbaum has built her company, Jill Tanenbaum Graphic Design & Advertising Inc., from the ground up to become a major player in the

Customizing a computer for high-end graphic design – on a budget

fast-car-fast-computerWe’d all love to plop down $5,000 for a MainGear F1X 750 and never worry about memory issues and other hiccups again. However, most of …

Why do so many graphic designers have poorly designed websites?

fire-carI don’t like to be critical of professional graphic designers. I feel it’s unprofessional to single a designer out and publicly criticize their work, since …

Graphic design inspiration from national treasures

I believe you can find graphic design inspiration in nearly any environment, especially if that environment is incredibly thought-provoking to begin with. Thus, a visit …