Archive for the ‘Ideas’ Category

Helpful Resource for Designers

image copyright © Thomas Thu Hurlimann I came across ArtOptimizer by Zevrix Solutions, a company that provides useful solutions to improve work flow efficiency for graphic designers. ArtOptimizer will resize images linked to your Illustrator documents by automatically reducing the file size of your image in Photoshop and importing them back into Illustrator at 100%. [...]

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Falling in love with Harlequin

For decades, Harlequin romance novels have been titillating the imaginations of women around the globe. In celebration of Harlequin’s 60th anniversary, Flowerpot Press has come up with a line called Harlequin Notables featuring Harlequin cover art on journals, and notepads. We love the retro cover art they’ve used. See the line here.

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For the Design Nut in your life

For those who eat and breathe Photoshop, thought I’d share this with you, it’s a photoshop fridge magnet as seen on onemoregadget.com.

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Gallery Sites to Inspire You

image copyright © Cargo If you’re feeling a little stifled and uninspired check out this of design gallery websites to help you shift gears and get you back on the creative track. Creattica Creattica is dedicated to great design. Vote for your favorites and submit your own for consideration. Ads of the World An archive [...]

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Stand Out Business Cards

I came across a post on Designer Daily of creative business cards. Thought I’d share it with you. It’s hard to say which one I like best but I think my favorite one has to be the hair design card (as shown below). I could spend hours styling their hair!

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