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The Benefits of Creating a Design System

Styleguides have been around for years and have always been important to the visual identity of a company, but the rebrand of the term has given a …

UX Design

An Introduction to the Basics of Graphic Design

<i>Graphic design</i> occupies the intersection of the science of communication and the art of aesthetics. In its most abstract sense, graphic design …

Paint like an Impressionist

Impressionist artwork was fresh and spontaneous, and executed with bold brushstrokes that didn’t reveal too much detail.<p>For this workshop, I’ll paint …

20 new tutorials for 2017 to improve your graphic design

However experienced and knowledgeable you get, you never stop learning – and great tutorials can teach you how to take advantage of new technologies, …

The changing nature of typefaces

<b>This week the BBC and Twitter have both launched new typefaces to mixed reviews. So what is the thinking that goes into changing a typeface?</b><p>On Tuesday, many Twitter users were surprised to see the unannounced change in its typeface. It was considered dramatic by some, with many complaining that the …

Typography

15 Best Font Pairing Tools for Designers

<b>Pairing fonts is an essential process of any web design</b>. If you want to create a good website design, you need to be able to make decisions such as …

Clever Use of Graphic Design to Ease International Travel

Iconspeak's wearable solution for when actually learning the language just ain't gonna happen<p>Three travel-loving friends have started Iconspeak, a …

graphic design negative space

Here’s the recap of the Graphic Design Lessons so far :<br>-What is Graphic Design<br>-History of Graphic Design<p>Next I introduced the Elements of Graphic …

Ten common characteristics of Japanese graphic design

Ever wonder what makes Japanese design so…Japanese? Here are ten techniques observed by the graphic design world that typify Japanese style.<p>Have you …

Graphic Design

6 things we learned at OFFSET London 2015

Dublin-based design conference OFFSET came to London yesterday for the first time, bringing with it an exciting speaker lineup – including Seb …

London lights up the night in 6 must-see aerial photos

Just when you think you know what a city looks like, something like this comes along.<p>Vincent Laforet has been traveling the nation capturing …