Author Archive | Brian Morris

5 Most Beautiful State Flowers

Flowers have long served as a source of inspiration for graphic designers, and it’s no wonder that these beckoning beauties have been deemed so …

5 Menu Designs That Motivate Larger Orders

The best restaurateurs and graphic designers know that menus are more than simple listings of prepared dishes; rather, they’re marketing pieces crafted to introduce customers …

5 Architectural Wonders You Should Have Designed

We can’t all be Frank Lloyd Wright or Michael Graves, but we can draw inspiration from their designs. These and other architects have crafted incredible

7 Funny Invitation Card Designs

Nearly all of life’s celebrations are better when garnished with plenty of humor. You can start the funny business with the invitation cards. If …

5 Best Novel Cover Designs of 2010 (so far …)

Is it true that best-selling authors get the best book cover designs? I don’t know the answer to that, but I do know that a …

5 Newsletter Layouts You Can’t Ignore

Direct-mail newsletters are perfect for fostering relationships with customers and prospects alike. The best newsletters have content that is useful (valuable) to the reader, are …

5 Best Children’s Book Cover Designs of 2010 (so far…)

I’m no Caldecott judge, but I can say that I’ve developed a bit of an eye for original and intriguing children’s book cover designs during …

5 Most Outrageous CD Cover Designs Ever

Ever since musicians have dared to push the social envelope – and this dates back to at least Mozart’s time (surely you’ve seen “Amadeus”?) – …

10 Best Minor League Baseball Logos

I was a bit hesitant to write this post in the wake of the beating I took for omitting PsPrint’s hometown A’s and the adjacent …

Five Best Anti-Smoking Poster Designs

For decades anti-smoking posters have served as a reminder of the potentially devastating effects of tobacco use and the availability of support mechanisms to help …

10 Best Major League Baseball Logos

Choosing the top 10 Major League Baseball logos is a challenging task, especially for a baseball fan like me who is admittedly prone to biases …

Plant Takeover Postcard

10 Outstanding Photoshopped Postcards

Few tools have been so revolutionary to their industry as Adobe Photoshop, the image editing software of choice for many graphic design professionals. In that …