A Mid-Century Modern Primer for Graphic Designers

Geometry, shapes, and modern designs. “You can’t criticize geometry, it’s never wrong.” – Paul Rand Mid-Century Modern is having a revival in the field of graphic design. You can see it in projects that follow the school of “flat design” in particular, because the mid-century graphic style has...

Design and the Japanese art of Wabi-Sabi

The art of imperfection. Wabi-Sabi is a Japanese aesthetic and philosophical tradition that centers around appreciation of the beauty of natural imperfection. Wabi-sabi reveres the flawed and impermanent in our environment and finds unexpected value there. Wabi-sabi can be explained with this Japanese story: A young man was...

Use these 8 stunning lookbook designs to showcase your work

  Highlight your artwork, designs, or brand in the best way. Fashion and graphic design make a great aesthetic pair, and this combination is epitomized in the designer lookbook. A lookbook is a photo showcase of a fashion designer’s latest collection created for marketing efforts and to attract...

New Features of After Effects CC

With the latest release of Adobe After Effects CC on June 20th Adobe has added a lot of useful new features. Many of them are focused on improving the experience of using the application itself and also providing support for new technologies. Here is a breakdown...

5 Tips for Good Design

Whether you are a Web, print, packaging or motion graphic designer, some key elements of great design are shared by each design field. Outlined here are five tips to help you create truly stellar design work. 1. When in Doubt, Add Space Space is a simple and...