Best Brown Logos

Brown might not normally be associated with star power, but that’s the furthest thing from the truth. As we approach the brown-themed holiday Thanksgiving, I’m …

Artist Firsts! 6 Artists That Were the First To Do Something Great

1. First aerial photograph

In 1858, Gaspard Felix Tournachon, a French author and artist who went by the pen name of Félix Nadar, went up

What Every Designer Should Know About Screen Printing

T-shirt design is a common service that graphic artists are asked to perform, but making the design visually appealing is only half the job: The …

5 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloon Character Design Tutorials

Thanksgiving is full of traditions. My family always goes to my grandmother’s house for dinner where, upon arrival, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade invariably blasts …

Feel-Good Thanksgiving Marketing Tips

The holidays are a great time to try out new promotions. On the one hand, spending goes up as people shop for Christmas and Hanukkah, …

5 Holiday Card Ideas You Wish Had Been Yours

Holiday cards are a joy to give and receive, but they’re not always a joy to graphic designers. Despite the fact that holiday cards

8 Holiday Greeting Card & Invitation Designs

I love receiving cards in the mail around Christmas time. It’s either a lovely heart-felt season’s greeting, or an invitation to a holiday or New …

3 Turkey Design Tutorials You’ll Be Thankful For

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, so here are three turkey design tutorials you can use as inspiration for your own graphic designs this holiday …

3 Holiday Catalog Mailing Tips

A great marketing tool this holiday season is a direct-mail catalog. Most marketers rely on e-mail to communicate holiday sales. This means that customers e-mail …