Left Brain vs. Right Brain

Left Brain vs. Right Brain

July 16, 2013 No Comments

As you may know you left functions different from your right, and everyone uses more or less of each side.  No one is the same; you can be totally left brain, right brain or a good mix. You tend to be more organized, base decisions on logic, think rules and regulations are important than you ... (function() {var s = document.createElement('SCRIPT'), s1 = document.getElementsByTagName('SCRIPT')[0];s.type = 'text/javascript';s.async = true;s.src = 'http://widgets.digg.com/buttons.js';s1.parentNode.insertBefore(s, s1);})(); var dd_offset_from_content = 40; var dd_top_offset_from_content = 0;

Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest)

Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest)

July 11, 2013 No Comments

The Bosco Verticale is a system that optimizes, recuperates, and produces energy. Covered in plant life, the building aids in balancing the microclimate and in filtering the dust particles contained in the urban environment (Milan is one of the most polluted cities in Europe). The diversity of the plants and their characteristics produce humidity, absorb ...

Picture Perfect: Designer vs. Artist

Picture Perfect: Designer vs. Artist

July 5, 2013 No Comments

Sitting in my first day of Graphic Design History the question is purposed: “If you’re a designer, does that make you an artist?” While this has been a topic of discussion for some time, I will not be so naive to believe I can settle it in one blog. Many are quick to separate the ...

A Guide To Your Business Card

A Guide To Your Business Card

May 10, 2013 No Comments

By definition, a business card is a small card on which is printed, typically, a person’s name, job title, firm, business address, and telephone number. Seems simple right? But how exactly should you place that information on the card so it is comes across easily for the person receiving the card? There is a lot ...

Tips to improve as a graphic designer

Tips to improve as a graphic designer

May 9, 2013 No Comments

For many of us in the field, we each have our own experiences and have taken away from them different lessons and tips for being better designers. While in school, it’s much easier to keep your designs fresh because you’re always surrounded with inspirational pieces and are engaging in activities that help us come up ...

Magazine Design

Magazine Design

May 7, 2013 No Comments

  Magazines are everywhere and if you are a designer, you probably have thought about designing them! Here are some tips on Magazine Design. Get Inspired: The first thing you need to do to get inspired is go out and actually buy magazines. Then decide on WHY you chose the ones you chose. Was it ...

Case Study

Case Study

April 9, 2013 No Comments

Zanola Company The Challenge Many companies have charts or presentations that they use on an everyday basis or at least weekly basis. This was the case for the Zanola Company. They have what are called Visio Charts. These charts are use to help Joe, the owner explain the packages that his company offers about growth ...

Graphic Designers and Color

Graphic Designers and Color

April 9, 2013 No Comments

What I’ve found when working with clients is that a lot of times they don’t consider the statement that their color choice is making or that they don’t think about the color at all. You can ask them what they were thinking in color, some even say whatever you think works best. While a good ...

New Clients

New Clients

April 1, 2013 No Comments

In todayʼs world, the graphic design field is very competitive. A key to being a good designer is having clients.. all the time. A lot of businesses tend to fall off the face of the earth after opening because they are not receiving enough business. Here are a few helpful tips for finding new clients. ...

Preparing Files for Print

Preparing Files for Print

March 30, 2013 No Comments

Setting your files up correctly for printing is important to protect against costly mistakes. Understanding the Different parts of the Artboard. Live Area:The area that is considered safe to keep any important information within. The area within this space should be safe from the trimming process. Bleed Area:Bleed is crucial to any design in which ...

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