Color Your World

Another impressive color resource comes from Canva. Follow these links to learn everything you need to know about colors, their meanings, and experience endless color combinations that will give inspiration to your next design. Everything you need to know about colors . . . ...

What’s trending in typography?

Things haven’t changed much in the last few years, but this article summarizes nicely where designers are headed with their typography choices: Top 8 Typography Trends of 2017 In a nutshell: HAND-WRITTEN AND HAND-DRAWN BIG AND BOLD GEOMETRIC OVERLAY OVER ...

Letterpress’s Digital Reinvention

The charm of letterpress is once again readily available thanks to a digital reinvention of the plate-making process and 3-D printing. "Though letterpress might seem like yet another expression of a society hankering for artisanal, one-of-a-kind goods in an era of endless, ...

271 Years Before Pantone . . .

there was artist A. Boogert! Back in 1692 this artist wrote a book in Dutch about mixing watercolors. The pages, all 800, look like the precursor to Pantone. The actual book was handwritten and painted and can now be viewed online in high resolution. Read more at ...