Tag: design

18
Feb

Use optical illusion to store your wine

Can you see it? If you’re not looking, you might miss the optical illusion created by this clever wine rack. Called the Pinetti, it seamlessly vanishes the wine bottles that pass through it.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

01
Feb

Stylish custom bicycle guaranteed to turn heads

With urban transportation becoming more of a problem, people are turning to a more personal kind of transportation; bicycling. Custom bicycle manufacturer Ono Bikes hopes to take bicycle customization to another level with their stylish designs.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

29
Jan

These rings let you wear landmarks on your fingers

A ring is usually a sign of marriage, but they are also a popular style accessory for your hands. These rings created by Goldsmith Ola Shekhtman are inspired by the iconic skylines of cities around the world.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

02
Dec

Fading design trends from 2015

When society and technology are constantly evolving, change is the only constant. Design trends come and go. Some may only breeze by while others last longer. Graphic design, however, is still part of our day-to-day lives, taking over every small detail, from road signs and websites, to restaurant menus.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

05
Oct

Everything you need to know about fonts

Fonts exist everywhere you look and we use them for pretty well everything–from television, posters and billboards to newspapers, magazines and the web. But do you really pay attention to them? Fonts are the workhorses of the design world–carrying meaning, making sales, persuading, while rarely receiving their due as pieces of art. Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

23
Sep

Personal branding tips for beginners

If you’re a freelancer or have been working for a while, then you understand the importance of building your brand. If you’re still in university and haven’t started just yet, don’t worry because it’s best to take your time and do it right so you’ll able to get the best jobs, the best clients, and the biggest payouts.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

17
Sep

A survival kit that helps you destroy your boss in creative ways

Born from the desire to fight against a very common problem at work places–mobbing–a Spanish designer who goes by Designer At Deep brings to life a personal packaging design concept that includes a colourful range of tools that lets you creatively DESTROY YOUR BOSS.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

10
Sep

35+ FREE Photoshop Actions to use on your images

If you’re a designer, photographer or other creative, then you probably use Photoshop a lot. If that’s the case, then you probably know that the software has a built-in programming language that records tasks as actions that you can replay to complete repetitive tasks. Not only can you record your own but you can also import actions; opening up a whole range of effects and time-saving options.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

08
Sep

A non-designer’s guide to creating better blog graphics

We are a visual society–90% of information transmitted to the brain is visual and our brains will process images 60,000 times faster than text. For a blogger or content marketer, this is a crucial stat—it means readers are more likely to engage with your visuals than with your words. Graphics are aesthetically pleasing, but may also be hard to create if you do not have a foundation in design.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

26
Aug

How to design a business card with etiquette around the world

Printing service X Print has created an infographic that’s useful for creative professionals. Titled Business Cards: Here’s What You Need To Know, this infographic details business card etiquette around the world, including tips on how you can design a good business card and even some helpful advice from expertsContinue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

17
Aug

10 steps to becoming the perfect graphic designer

If you haven’t heard of Medium, it’s a site where you can read, write, and interact with millions of ideas and stories from around the world.  10 Steps To Becoming The Perfect Graphic Designer is a humorous tongue-in-cheek post by Philadelphia-based designer Patrick Macomber that should give you a laugh. Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

24
Jul

This book shows you how to fold sex-themed origami

Origami is the art of paper folding and normally features classical figures, animals, creatures, and designs. Not this time however. Pornogami is a complete guide to folding paper origami pieces for adults in a variety of erotic body part shapes–including a 3D penis. The book offers step-by-step instructions help even the creatively challenged to transform a drab piece of paper into a charming little piece of naughty art.Continue Reading..

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.