Begin With Type

Importance of Type Most great communications will have this in common WORDS! Printed words are almost always the end result of a designer or typographers type selection. It doesn’t matter if the words are English, Spanish, Nigerian or Russian, printed written...

Bring In The Traditional

Bring In The Traditional Today we rely heavily on technology for almost every aspect of design. We use it to create patterns, textures, representations of sea, sky, and more. But what happens when that perfect texture just can’t be recreated, or better yet,...

Composition – Rule of Thirds

Lets talk about composition. Composition is defined as the placement or arrangement of visual elements in a work of art. This means that its about how you layout and size the elements next to each other on your art board, canvas, page or frame. Composition can also be...

Use Your Own Photos Instead of Stock Imagery

Use Your Own Photos With Google Images and stock imagery catalogs such as Thinkstock and Getty Images, many Creative Types rely on other professional and home photographers for images to use in design and layout. The truth is that most of use our mobile devices as...

Recolor Artwork with Adobe Illustrator

Recolor Artwork Most of us have had fun creating nice vector illustrations in Adobe Illustrator. And before the illustration is finished, we’ve all realized that we need to make color revisions or maybe we just want to explore different color options for the...

Syncing to Adobe Creative Cloud Libraries

Syncing CC Libraries One of the coolest features in the Adobe Creative Cloud, or CC, is the libraries feature. We can now access our favorite and most useful assets from anywhere by syncing our library, which updates the contents online and allows you to reach and use...