Graphic design is the art of visual communication that combines images, words and ideas to convey information to an audience in a way that is pleasing to the eye and gets attention. In this category we explore what graphic design means, the concepts and elements of design and we look at some graphic design examples.
Typography is the art and technique of arranging type to make written language legible, readable and appealing when displayed.
Colour is by far one of the most important elements in graphic design. Different colours evoke different feelings. This article explains how colours can be used to create feelings and moods.
Graphic design elements and principals are very important, and once you understand them, you will become a better designer. These tips are beneficial to amateurs and professionals alike and correctly utilizing them will improve your graphic design skills.
Graphic design is the art of visual communication that combines images, words and ideas to convey information to an audience in a way that is pleasing to the eye and gets attention.
As graphic designers, we are often asked to design logos or redesign existing logos. What are the logo design principals, and what tools and techniques can we use?
Skeuomorphism is a design pattern that makes things look as if it is made of something else. This week, Apple announced that their new iOS7 operating system is going to scrap the traditional look of its icons which mimic real-world objects, such as the envelope for a message.
Here is a collection of famous creative logos that have a secret hidden meaning. Once you have seen the hidden meaning, you can't help but notice it every time!
One of my most used Photoshop tools is the layer styles. This neat collection of styles and gradients will cover most of your Web 2.0 style graphic design needs.