2012 Olympics Logo- yea or nay?
Aug16

2012 Olympics Logo- yea or nay?

  So…I have been following with interest all the debate on the 2012 Olympic logo, and am still not sure what my end decision is. There is one thing for sure-it will be well remembered-maybe not in a positive light, but still, no one is going to forget it. From what I have read, I have noticed a few things that this new logo has brought to light. 1. We, as people do not take well to change. 2. Designers are {for the most...

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Street Art….
Aug08

Street Art….

Are you like me, and have always wondered what was up with all the incredible, mosaic decorated telephone poles in New York City? Well, I just recently found this short film that explains it all!...

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How to design a folder… without losing your mind.
Aug01

How to design a folder… without losing your mind.

Certain people tend to consider that the attractive design of pocket folders involves exclusively intricate design patterns, innovative fonts and layouts or striking contrasts between the text and the background. I am not going to argue with that, in fact I think it’s great that you’re trying to break the habit of printing those boring pocket folders with largely similar templates. But, before you go out of your way and reinvent the...

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Files You Should Get From Your Designers.
Aug01

Files You Should Get From Your Designers.

I don’t know about you, but I really needed some help what it came to knowing what files to expect when I received my logo, which was why I found this post that I recently found extremely helpful, “Have a logo? Here are the files you should get from you designer”. Author Sarah Leigh says, “It’s particularly important to have access to your final logo in multiple formats. You’ll most likely be ordering printed...

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PBS: The Art Of Logo Design:
Aug01

PBS: The Art Of Logo Design:

Check out PBS’s “Off Book” series, where we get to see behind the scenes on what it takes to make a logo, as well as interviews with design experts.  Short, but full of helpful information – you really do have to watch! It’s a lot of...

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