Design business consultant Ted Leonhardt provides an excerpt from “The Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines.” These 10 negotiation strategies will help you make sure you’re getting a fair deal while also remaining in control during client meetings. 1. Build your own Virtuous Cycle. A Virtuous Cycle is a series of...
This 2013 poster series for Western Australia’s Black Swan State Theatre Company combine photography and classic authors to create a sophisticated look. Created by Austrialian design firm Dessein , this series won Best in Show at the Creativity International 43rd Print and Packaging Awards – and I think you can see why they were...
You know that branding is the key to any company, whether they sell coffee or industrial parts or clothing. But convincing your organization or clients that branding is necessary for all components of their business to succeed can be a bit more difficult than deciding exactly what colors best represent their brand mission.
With all the buzz around the Apple Watch, we look to top interactive designers to answer: Why should you care about the Apple Watch (and wearable tech)?
Get inspired to take a crack at hand lettering or a new skill. Learn about designer Ian Barnard's process and why he practices every day.
From Design Sponge founder Grace Bonney's presentation to the focus on diversity in design, 3 concepts emerged from the 5th Weapons of Mass Creation.
The Claypole’s Jazz Festival posters are a great source of poster design ideas, especially when you learn how Max Rompo, art director for the project, photographer Pontenpie tackled the obstacles they faced.
Get some design inspiration with this vibrant branding created for IBRA, the Brazil Environmental Institute that incorporates toucan in a fun, exciting way.
Take a closer look at the new open source font family from Adobe and Google: Source Han Sans. This typeface supports Japanese, Chinese and Korean alphabets.
The president of Insource and in-house expert Andy Brenits shares career advice, provides updates about InSource and what makes a project award-winning. He is also one of the judges for the In-House Design Awards this year.