Stephanie Valentine

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10 Must-Do’s in Yangon, Myanmar

At long last, the floodgates of Myanmar, a country of 55 million, are open to the outside world. Most visitors flock to Yangon (formerly Rangoon), …

Yangon

One Week in Prague and Budapest

Before summer slinked its sunshine and idleness into oblivion, we decided spontaneously, mid-month in August, to do a one week trip to Budapest and Prague. Why these two cities in Europe? Well we had only a week available, and I wanted to see Eastern Europe since I had read so much about its being …

Playful Minimalist Posters Depict Classic Movie Characters

Art director, illustrator, and graphic designer Olaf Cuadras created a series of playful movie posters that transform each story into minimalist designs. In the series, simply called <i>Minimal Movie Posters</i>, the Barcelona-based artist developed concepts for some classics including <i>The Big Lebowski</i>, <i>Pulp</i> …

Posters

Absinthe, Ambien, and Other Caustic Chemical Experiments with Photography

What happens if you put absinthe in your photographic emulsion? Or Drano? Or Ambien? These are the kind of caustic chemistry games New York artist …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Well-Dressed Animals Convey Human Characteristics

Dressing animals in human clothing seems to be a trend these days. We've seen everything from this fashionable dog to baby chicks sporting various hats. In this series, entitled <i>Segundas Pieles (Second Skins)</i>, Madrid-based photographer Miguel Vallinas takes the trend a step further, transforming …

Stereotypes

Fast Sketch - Deconstructivism

Organic and Mechanical Hybrid Sculptures by Pierre Matter

French sculptor Pierre Matter's body of work thematically revolves around the surreal idea of featuring a combination of organic and mechanical materials in one entity. His sculptures reflect a robotic evolution of living beings and animals, transforming their likeness into multilayered cyborgs. …

Art

Flowchart: Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Graphic Designer?

<b>So you want</b> to be a graphic designer?<p><b>To help you determine</b> if you are meant to be in this creative profession, Michael Stout has created an …

Graphic Design

Typographic Anti-Ad Forms ‘Banksy’s Quote’ Into The Shape Of A Coke Bottle

<b>Writer</b> Adam Albright-Hanna recently shared an interesting “Coca-Cola advertisement” on Upworthy.com that ironically makes a statement against …

Banksy

20 Beautiful Food Package Designs

Package design is an essential part of promote your product. A customer’s first impression of your packaging affects her decision whether to buy your …

Coffee

Logo design process: how professionals do it

Apple. McDonalds. Twitter. Coca Cola. Nike.<p>What makes those symbols so special and iconic?<p>Is it their beauty or the colors? Maybe it’s because they …

Download Free Fonts for Commercial Use (16 New Fonts) | Fonts

In modern era, Typeface is not interchange with the word Font, in professional typography. Typefaces can help font designers to make more stylish and …

Typographic Logo Design Inspiration

• 19<br>• 0<br>• 9<br>• 3.4K<br>• 30<br>• 18<br>• 0<br>• 0<p>Designing logos involves an excellent deal of power and therefore the right skills. You would like to come back up with a design that …

Beer design by Iceland Academy of the Arts

mirko<p>Mirko Humbert is the editor-in-chief and main author of Designer Daily and Typography Daily. He is also a graphic and web designer based in …

Web Design

Art History: Pop Art Motifs That Still Influence Modern Design

Pop Art is a significant artistic movement that originates from 1950s Britain and the early 1960s United States. It was suggestively named “pop” art …

The Aesthetics of Film Festival Posters – Adrian Curry

The very first film festival poster, for the very first film festival—the 1932 International Exhibition of Cinematographic Art at the 18th Venice …

Modern Flight Tag Prints

Designer and Illustrator from London, Neil Stevens was inspired by old airline baggage tags and decided to recreate some big prints based on the idea …

25 names every graphic designer should know

If you're embarking on a career in graphic design – perhaps by transforming a design internship into a job or sending out a brilliant creative resume …

Graphic Design

The Tea Calendar by Hälssen & Lyon

10 Fresh Fonts for 2013

Looking for a fresh font for summer that is staying with the latest print and web design trends for 2013? We've gone through an hand selected some of …

50+ Fresh Logo Designs for Inspiration

A <b>Logo</b> is a graphical element that, together with its logotype (a uniquely set and arranged typeface) form a trademark or commercial brand. Typically, …

14 typography crimes to stop committing

Getting your typography correct is not an easy thing to do. Like graphic design as a whole, is has to be both aesthetically pleasing and …

24 Inspiring Examples of Minimal Websites

<b>Minimal sites</b> today are much more different compared to the couple of years back. Though the definition of minimal design has never changed and …

25 Praiseworthy Pet Packaging Designs

I’m sure you’ve heard this many times before, but I’ll say it again. Packaging design is very important. If you’re selling a high quality product, …

Pets

10 typefaces every design studio should own

I’ve been wondering today, if I started a design firm today and could only buy ten fonts, which fonts would it be? Well, here are the results…<p>1. …

Typography