Not sure what you think about change?
Nov29

Not sure what you think about change?

  “You can be Cautious or you can be Creative (but there’s no such thing as a Cautious Creative).” – George Lois That is good advice there. When it comes to design, you must be bold. You need to step out and just do it. Many designers are afraid to do something different, and think that it is safer to stay with the “same old same old”. And there is the problem. Because same is not always safe. Just because it is...

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Senseless?
Nov20

Senseless?

I like to write. But just because I like to write does not mean that I always know what to write about. And I find  that the same rule seems to apply for many writers. Creativity is a wonderful thing, but it must be used wisely. You can write down words, but but it does not automatically follow that they make sense. : : If you just read the above, I think you will see that I have made my point. You have just read a few paragraphs that...

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Ten Commandments….for Logo Designers?
Nov19

Ten Commandments….for Logo Designers?

We all like to have order. To have direction. To be told the right and wrong. To have purpose. And I have found that it is always nice-no matter how much we know- to get a little tip. To have someone give us that little bit of encouragement,  that little nice helpful bit of advice, that extra “boost” , to hear from the older, wiser, the more informed, etc. I love to go to my Google Reader,and catch up on all...

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New Wendy’s Logo!
Nov14

New Wendy’s Logo!

Yes, for the first time since 1983, Wendy’s (a well known, Ohio based fast food chain, known for it’s burgers and Frostys) has a new logo! A cleaned up, less busy, more streamlined one, it still features the familiar pig-tailed redhead, just not quite so young and child like. It also has the same red color scheme. Wendy’s was founded in 1969, by Dave Thomas. Thomas named the restaurant after his fourth child, Melinda...

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Glowing roads?
Nov03

Glowing roads?

Apparently, in Holland in 2013,  experimental designs that glow in the dark will be installed on a couple hundred meters of road. A powder that uses light from the sun to recharge, and lasts about 10 hours will be used. “It’s like the glow in the dark paint you and I had when we were children,” …… “but we teamed up with a paint manufacture and pushed the development. Now, it’s almost...

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