TOP FIVE AFFORDABLE GRAPHIC DRAWING TABLETS UNDER $100

Most graphic designers know that graphic drawing tablet are an extremely useful tool and can make any project just a little easier to accomplish. Drawing tablets are input devices also know as a digitizer with a drawing pen-like stylus that hooks to your laptop or desktop and allows for digital drawing in the designers graphic program […]

TOP FIVE GRAPHIC DESIGN BOOKS FOR NEW DESIGNERS

  Where would we be without knowledge? Graphic designers gain their knowledge from attending higher education or being self taught but no matter how one is taught a graphic designer must understand the fundamentals of design. Below are what I believe to be the top five most important books to read to understand graphic design […]

PSYCHOLOGY WITHIN THE DESIGN!

Before we understand psychology within the design we must first under what psychology is and why it’s important to understand the way the mind works. PSYCHOLOGY Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and the conscious or unconscious mind. The study explores such mental behaviors as emotions,intelligence,personality,mental functioning,perception and human interaction. The study of psychology […]

A DESIGN BRIEF, 8 BASIC COMPONENTS!

As designers we are not just responsible for designing a logo, a business card, a brochure or website but one of our jobs is to understand the client and guide them in making the right choice. Logos and simplicity not only aims to be a community for designers but a place where even the client […]

CREATE AN ART PORTFOLIO, FIRST IMPRESSION ARE EVERYTHING!

Well it’s about that time, collecting your best work and designing a portfolio. This is the time to shine, show off your skills and describe what your capable of visually to potential clients or employers. A portfolio can be your more powerful tool when looking for jobs or gigs and you might find it difficult […]

DESIGN A LOGO, THE PROCESS!

By now you have read through some of my other posts, your familiar with the tools needed to be a logo designer, you read my post of why I’m passionate about graphic design, you learned why a logo is so important and why the design should be simple and you’ve now become aware of the […]

TOOLS ESSENTIAL TO A GRAPHIC DESIGNER

There are many tools that over time a graphic designer will learn are essential to their design process and there are tools a design might realize they need to  be successful. I want to discuss the Top Ten Tools I Think are Essential to your Success as a graphic design and then I will go […]

MY LOVE FOR GRAPHIC DESIGN, THE PASSION WITHIN!

I am a freelance graphic designer and I have a growing love for it but why you ask? Graphic design is a huge part of my soul and who I am. All aspects of designing excites me, creating, thinking, solving complex problems and designing a better visual world! Once I discovered my passion for graphic […]