10 Vintage Celebrity Postcards

I love old postcards. I think they’re miniature time machines. They transport us to bygone eras and, with the right pose, props and design, …

3 Blogging SEO Tips for Small Businesses

Do you have a blog to promote your small business or freelance design business? Do you want to start blogging in 2011 in hopes of attracting new clients?

14 Offbeat Designs for Valentine’s Day Cards

Valentine’s day is about one month away. The illustrators at Hallmark Cards have been cranking out fuzzy bears and baby-faced cupids for months now. What have you done to prepare for Valentine’s Day?

11 Masterful He-Man-Inspired Designs

Did anyone else here grow up as a “He-Man” fan? You know, the cartoon where Prince Adam and his scaredy-cat Cringer became He-Man and Battle …

7 New Places to Find Graphic Design Jobs in the New Year

Looking for new places to find graphic design jobs this year? You might have heard of some of the following seven places for graphic design, …

Postcards and Business Cards: Matte vs. Gloss Paper

Matte and glossy paper both have their pros and cons, and choosing one finish over the other can completely transform a design.  So how do …

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 …

10 Inspiring Murals From Around the World

Have you ever wracked your brain trying to come up with an elegant yet imposing design for a large poster? It is a very …

10 Awesome Charity Logos

Charitable organizations often have the best logo designs, in my not-so-humble opinion. I don’t know if it’s because charities can afford to pay for great …