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How to use color in graphic and web design

How to use color in graphic and web design

Setting a Mood The colors that you use will influence the emotional response of the user. For instance, if you want to establish a calm, contemplative mood, you are obviously not going to go with bright, jarring shades of red and orange. Rather, you will opt ...

Logo Design: Saying it All in a Nutshell

Logo Design: Saying it All in a Nutshell

Purpose of a Logo What do you see when you hear each of the following words? Ford. Coca-Cola. McDonald’s.  It’s a good bet that the first thing that appears in your mind’s eye is the logo. Logos are the ...

Bring some Whimsy to Your Graphic Design Portfolio!

Bring some Whimsy to Your Graphic Design Portfolio!

What is whimsical design? A whimsical graphic or website design is one that creates a feeling of playfulness or fun. It is a popular trend in graphic and website design right now, being featured on such sites such as XHTML Cafe , Inservo  and Pixelbaecker. Probably ...

Using Packaging to Develop Brand Identity

Using Packaging to Develop Brand Identity

The Challenge When you walk into a store, especially one of the big box stores that dominate the retail market today, what do you see? Thousands of products, stacked together on the shelves. Your client’s customers will be walking into this store, ready to buy. ...