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Driving Brand Awareness

With Brand Awareness Comes Growth and Sales. Your audience becomes aware of your mark when it can interact with them, strike a nerve, or cause some sort of emotion. The job of a good mark is to stick in the minds of a potential client long after they see it. Bad Design Creates Less Brand…

Gaslight Style

  Gaslight style is the result of the inspiration and competition between the jobbing letterpress printer and the lithographer. Bookplate and re-usable ornamentation had been around for centuries with the earliest examples dating back to the early 15th century[1], but it wasn’t until the 18th century that printers were able to produce ornate printing in large…

Franciszek Starowieyski

His work, it seems to be a window directly to a dream. Franciszek has to be one of my favorite designers / artists. Out of every one of the designers and artists I have derived inspiration from, he is the only one that gives me that feeling of inspiration every time I look at his work. His…

Terrorist Media Company?

ISIS or ISIL has been around for a bit. But they have recently come into the forefront of media and public attention for their gruesome public assassinations and utilization of effective propaganda. The first thing that comes to my mind when I think ISIS is there black flag. This crudely made banner seems to be reminiscent…

Resources, Forums, Fonts

Ever have a project and you need a specific font but can’t seem to find the right one? Better yet you know what the font looks like but you can’t, for the life of you, figure out the name of it? Both these things happen to me all the time. I have collected quite a…