Author Archive | Jennifer Moline

10 Cards for Crazy Cat People

Because I’ve often found that creative people own cats, I’ll bet the graphic designers of these greeting cards don’t need to look far to get inspiration.

3 Quick Social Media Marketing Ideas

If you own a restaurant or bar – then you can’t go wrong with getting the word out about daily specials through social networking. It’s free and fast!

9 Designs for Groundhog Day

Happy Groundhog Day! Why not let the unreliable weather forecaster off the hook and instead admire these artists’ groundhog designs?

Black History Month: Diversity in Design

February is Black History Month, so it’s a great time to seek out diversity in design. I looked at works from Georg Olden, who in 1945 started working for CBS and opened up the field of broadcast graphics, to Eddie Opara who works at the Pentagram design agency.

When Comedy and Art Collide

Want to know which comedians are participating in SF Sketchfest? Here’s a sample of the art in the “Is This Thing On?” exhibit.

The Art of Noir City

The ninth annual San Francisco Film Noir Festival begins tonight, and these 24 posters and lobby cards of the movies being shown depict the signature style of the genre: crime, betrayal, manipulation and cynicism.

12 Designs for Penguin Awareness Day

In honor of Penguin Awareness Day today, I present to you 12 diverse works by different artists of the dapper bird who played around with the black-and-white coloring of penguins, took away outlines or amplified the contrast.

5 Twisted Winnie the Pooh Designs

Did you know there’s a Winnie the Pooh Day? Yup, it’s today, so I sought out designers’ alternative takes on Pooh and his pals. The results are anywhere from funny to dark – most definitely not the childhood bear we grew up with.

10 Martin Luther King Jr. Designs

Had Martin Luther King Jr. not been tragically murdered more than 40 years ago, he would have celebrated his 82nd birthday this past Saturday. King …

16 Craft Show Flyers

Crafters make things with their hands, so it makes sense that flyers for craft shows would be creative. This past holiday season, I made it …

Top 10 PsPrint Blogs of 2010

It seems like only recently I compiled the “Top 10 PsPrint Blogs of 2009.” Phew – time flies when you’re having fun with …

10 Fruitcake Designs

The fruitcake is universally derided as a gift for when you care enough to give the very least. Gummy in texture and cloying in taste, …