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You could have the coolest design ever, but if you print it incorrectly and on flimsy paper, then you’re doing a disservice to your design. Perhaps you are planning on printing flyers to promote your business, but maybe door hangers would be the better option. These are just a few of the useful tips you will find in these PsPrint Blog posts below covering all aspects of printing. Whether you are printing a small sticker or a large vinyl banner, we’ve got a blog post that can help you.

The 5 elements of design

desktop4One of the negative consequences of the advances in computing power is the notion that all you need is a computer to be a designer. …

Picture Perfect: Aspect Ratio

help_bad_stretchedIf you have yet to do so, read my article about resolution, in which I covered re-sizing images, a topic that has everything to do …

Where to get Photoshop for free? And other stupid questions with legitimate answers …

question-markQ: Where to get Photoshop for free?

A: You can use a peer-to-peer (P2P) software service or a bit torrent software to download and/or capture …

Design movie posters for a living?

shrekposterThis sounds like one of the coolest jobs on earth, yet I had never considered what designing movie posters for a living would be like …

Outsourcing upgrade: Cloud commuting

Cloud commuting is a fairly new term — an upgrade if you will — for outsourcing. Outsourcing has suffered a bum rap from people whose …

Picture Perfect: Resolution 101

This is one of the fundamentals of graphic design and a very important part of maintaining a great relationship with your printer! Resolution.…

Throw out all the rules – the art of the calculated risk

MacArthur_Manila“You are remembered for the rules you break.” – General Douglas MacArthur

Ask any mega-entrepreneur – Gates, Ford, Jobs, Trump, McMahon – what the ingredients …

Distribution services

mailmanDistribution is yet another service that a client of yours may need. And you thought you were just an artist……

The social phenomenon

freelancerworld A few short years ago MySpace, Facebook and others of their ilk were considered to be a domain of the young. Only college and high …

A graphic designer writing copy?

I decided to write this article because lately I’ve gotten several requests for writing copy for various materials such as brochures, flyers, taglines, etc. I’ve …

Outsourcing complaints

I guess all I want to do is rant and rave a little bit. I have a pet peeve that should be aired and maybe …

Five sweet brand redesigns

I love before and after makeover photos. Not the kind you see on TV where they grab some random disheveled individual and run them through …