When it comes to print design, gig posters are one of the most fun projects to create. Music is one of those things that enhance creativity. When designing a gig poster, we have the band’s music for inspiration and can set our imagination free to do something out of the box.
It’s been a while since I’ve done this sort of article, but today I’m back, and I really think you’re going to love this one. We’re going to put our creative juices on hold and spend some quality time together exploring the history and evolution of those little critters that we like to call “icons”.
Here’s a situation which may be familiar to you: you’re a developer and you build a prototype to demonstrate something. It works just as you mean it to, but the looks of horror on your users’ faces tell you something is wrong–your demo looks like crap.
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In this article you’ll learn about design fundamentals. We’ll talk about what a designer might want to express, and the visual decisions made to communicate the purpose of a design.
According to results from an oft-quoted study by Missouri University of Science and Technology visitors take less than two tenths of a second to form an opinion about your business website.
Designing wedding invitations can be scary—which style to choose? Which font to use? Go for pared-back elegance or flashy decadence? Vintage florals or modern minimalism? And above all, how to make it personal and special for the couple in question?