Why Freelancers Should Consider Teaching Jobs

As a graphic artist, you are an expert. You work with industry-standard programs every day and produce stunning results. You have a client list that …

Classic Postcard Marketing

The other day I got a postcard in the mail, reminding me that I made a dentist appointment six months ago, and it’s coming up. …

11 Grotesque Halloween Illustrations

Halloween is just a few short weeks away, and now is the time to shore up your party plans, get out your costumes, decorate your …

Finding a Cure, One Great Design at a Time

Today marks the beginning of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In all likelihood, everyone reading this post is aware of breast cancer – someone …

Friday Funnies

It’s Friday. Almost time for the weekend. Enjoy these four fun links. Hey, c’mon, you deserve a few minutes of fun, just for making it …

10 Places in California Every Designer Must Visit

The Golden State is certainly rich in inspirational opportunities for graphic designers, from the snow-covered peaks of the Sierra Nevada to the sun-drenched Pacific …

Last Comic Standing: Interview With Artist Josh Ellingson

Josh Ellingson gets the freelance projects many graphic designers dreamed about when they were young: jobs involving robots, burlesque dancers and monsters – most with …

10 Curious Symbol-Based Logos

Every logo is a symbol, but some are created from existing symbols – sometimes even combining two or more understood symbols to reinforce meaning. Still …

A Peek Inside 2 Designers’ Home Offices

It’s always fun to get a sneak peek at other designers’ home offices. We ran a similar post back in July, featuring a look at …