Monthly Archives: February 2011

I do weddings and Bar Mitzvas . . .really . . .

Invitations that is! I have on occasion done wedding invitations for friends and clients. I recently found this font . . and I LOVED it! So I used it for the bat project very differently than it was shown in … Continue reading

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posters supporting causes

I have found some cool posters lately that support good causes. See what you think! The Poster Cause Project http://www.thepostercauseproject.com/is an online effort to sell and promote artwork by underground artists in a very limited form all while donating 50% … Continue reading

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Advice for designers and art directors

From Wieden+Kennedy’s executive creative director: I think I needed to read this today! 1: Be authentic. The most powerful asset you have is your individuality, what makes you unique. It’s time to stop listening to others on what you should … Continue reading

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2 plus creative people working together rocks!

Thinking about collaborative relationships and what that does for business, I came across this little article. Although it is not a specific example of business creative, it got me thinking how two heads invariably make an idea better! At least … Continue reading

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cool sh*^ that helps creative people do thier jobs

Just a couple of neat things . . let me know if you have other things to add to these neat devices that help us work . . Font Viewer Fahri Özkaramanlı, a freelance visual communication designer living in İstanbul, … Continue reading

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Designing projects

In thinking about design since I am in the middle of designing newsletters, catalogues and manuals for some of my current clients, I have been looking at what some other art directors and designers have been issuing in different ways. … Continue reading

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neat design and great ideas I have seen lately that makes me want to create

You & Me British design duo Rachael and Stephen Allen have have just released a set of limited edition typographic prints that would make a perfect Valentine’s Day gift for that special designer in your life.Very inspiring and makes me … Continue reading

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cool packaging design

My power to resist the iPad weakens more every day. I covet all my friends ipads, but seeing the DODOcase this morning might be the straw that breaks this camel’s back. It’s perfectly simple and functional. I want! http://www.neenahpaper.com/InspiredDesign/LabelsContest

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type and branding

Some thought provoking visuals drew me to this article. Artist Dietrich Wegner recently released a series of sculptures depicting rubber babies donning enough tattoos to deem them worthy of joining biker gang. This time around, Dietrich Wegner is at it … Continue reading

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valentines day rebranding

Thinking about my own self promotion and what I love today. Talking with my roomate over a lovely brunch it occurs to me emphatically that I LOVE rebranding companies! Small medium or large, what I do is examine who they … Continue reading

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