Tag Archives | Graphic Design

The 3 Best Paper Stocks for Small Businesses

Most graphic designers understand that your choice of paper stock can make or break a design. Great paper stocks can make mediocre designs stunning (and …

7 Wicked Monster Design Tutorials

Ghosts, zombies, werewolves, and vampires – they are the things that go bump in the night, give us a fright, and the perfect costumes for …

10 Best Horror Movie Posters of All Time

Whether you’re a horror flick fearer or a B-movie aficionado, if you’re into graphic design I contend that you have to appreciate horror movie poster …

10 Amazing Marvel Comics-Inspired Illustrations

From Spider-Man and the Incredible Hulk to Captain America and the X-Men, nearly everyone in contemporary culture has been touched by the Marvel Comics enterprise …

ABSOLUTely Clever! 10 ABSOLUT VODKA Campaign Ads

Very few ad campaigns have been as memorable as ABSOLUT VODKA.  That bottle shape, which has sparked marketing ideas for more 25 years, continues to …

5 Outstanding Selective Color Advertisements

I love advertisements that utilize selective color to highlight products, draw attention to important information or to make a powerful point. Selective color can be …

5 Great Upcoming Art Competitions

When you do wonderful work, it’s nice to hear the praises of amateurs or those clients of yours that are clueless as to how to …

Best Design-to-CMS Template Automated Software

When it comes to web design, most graphic designers today create the designs using Photoshop or Illustrator and then send them on to programmers to …

7 Political Logos: What’s Your Vote?

Election time is upon us (aren’t you tired of seeing the commercials already?!), and with every election comes the need for graphic promotional material.  This …

How to Throw a Spooktacular Halloween Party

October is my favorite month of the year – the weather is changing, and it’s time to curl up indoors with Halloween DIY projects. Someone …

Fall into the Gap Logo Debate

Few logo redesigns have created such a furor as Gap’s, which was unveiled last week. To catch up, Gap rolled out a redesigned …

7 Places in New York Every Designer Should Visit

Planning a trip to New York – the city or the state – can be daunting because there is simply so much to see and …