Alan Peckolick – When Typography Takes Center Stage In Graphic Design

If you’re a design enthusiast, you may know about the demise of a world renowned graphic designer Alan Peckolick. He is one of the leading sources of inspiration for typographers because just like Saul Bass’s ingenuity and flair in design, Peckolick had an artistically elevating aesthetic sense especially when typography takes center stage in graphic […]

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Designer Spotlight Ingrid Sundberg: The Art of Storytelling in Illustration and Writing

How far can your imagination travel? Storytelling is an art and technique that holds the power to transcend the audience from one place to another without physically moving them. Whether we read words or we see a visual, a story is riveting and engaging. It draws our attention, retains it, evokes emotions and makes us […]

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Shigeo Fukuda – The Secret Recipe To Become A Poster Design Master

“There is no secret ingredient.”  Mr. Ping from Kung Fu Panda Yes, but there is a secret recipe! It is not the ingredient you use that makes you stand out among the rest, but the techniques and the process you choose to make your creations. For example every artist may use a pencil (ingredient), but […]

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#DesignerSpotlight: Ethan Marcotte – Is there a future in Responsive Web Design?

I don’t know about you, but I feel that it’s become our habit of inventing terms and practices, finding the pros and cons before finally posing ‘the ultimate question’ – what is our future in ‘this’? It is, a vicious cycle that moves us forward, brings us back to where we were and then start […]

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#Designer Spotlight: David Carson – Screw Graphic Design Degree, You’re Good On Your Own!

I love graphic design and I have no degree in it. So what? I’ve come across several people, my own family, in fact, taunting me and questioning me – “why don’t you do your Bachelors or Masters in Graphic Design?” At the time, I had no answer ready to throw back at them and win […]

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#DesignerSpotlight Susan Kare – How to Become an Expert Iconographer

How many icons do you see in a day? We come across millions of these miniature visual delights that make our understanding of the digital world stress-free. Without icons, it would be a dread to see only text all around the virtual world. In fact, icons are such a help for graphic designers who are […]

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