Author Archive | Valerie

Sticker Business Cards?

What happens when you combine adhesive and contact information? You get a business card that can be seen anywhere in the city at anytime! …

You Do More Than Arts and Crafts!

You’re a freelance graphic designer. I know it, and you know it, but are we the only two? Do people often ask you exactly what …

Yangiuqing: A Graphic Village

Chinese New Year is a holiday that is quickly approaching. And with that holiday, festive graphic decorations are extremely popular. …

Are DIY Graphic Design Sites Hurting the Freelancer?

More and more, I’m seeing websites that give the layman the ability to create their own graphic designs. …

Should You Let Your Client Make a Wrong Choice?

As freelance graphic artists, we must approach business from a unique perspective. In our line of work, the client has a lot of control …

Anti-Valentine’s Day? You’re Not Alone …

It seems that although Valentine’s Day is normally celebrated by happy couples with flowers and candy, there is an ever-increasing group of those who want …

Fun Ways to Show Off Our Past Presidents

We’ve all seen the pictures of George Washington standing in his finest digs next to the cherry tree … and a Presidents Day invitation showcasing …

5 Services That Graphic Artists Can Offer (Besides Design)

Graphic designers design for a living, no question there. …

What is the Chinese New Year?

The Chinese New year is approaching us, and as with any holiday, invitations are a great service to offer your clients. …

Come Up with a Sports Logo for Families

The Super Bowl is coming up, and we all know that the sports industry is filled with a lot of graphic material.…

Invitation Printing vs. Evites

We write a lot about invitations, when to send them, how to send them, even ideas on how to make them yourself, but we seldom …

Not Into Cheesy e-Cards? Try These Sophisticated Sites

ecardValentine’s Day is soon approaching, and e-cards are a great free way to show your love and appreciation to others. …