Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Latest greatest news, innovations, reviews, tips, tricks and articles on graphic design (UI/UX, Graphic Design, Branding, Software, etc.)

19 Inspiring Logo Designs

Here is a small collection of hand-picked 19 inspiring logo designs. When embarking on new designs, I like to look for inspiration, so I am...

Typography – A Lesson on Kerning

There are a number of things to consider when you are working with type. One of the most often overlooked in typography or maybe misunderstood is...
Golden Ratio Calculator

Golden Ratio Calculator

Note: We are no longer developing this golden ratio calculator ... but it was a fun experiment (from a long time ago). I am...

5 Typography Tools for Web Design

Good typography is crucial to graphic design, and as a graphic designer I am always looking for new and interesting tools to help me...

How Color Affects Mood And Perceptions

For as long as man has been able to mix pigments to produce varying colors, we have been using it consciously or even subconsciously...

Web Design Without Adobe Photoshop

The Early Days I remember using Photoshop 5.5, the first version to introduce "slices" and the "Save for Web" dialogue. It was a miracle. A...
9 Useful Graphic Design Articles

9 Useful Graphic Design Articles

In the past year I have written several graphic design articles for Cheeky Monkey Media in the field of graphic and user interface design....
5 Design Portfolio Mistakes

5 Design Portfolio Mistakes & How To Fix Them

There a lot of talented designers out there, all shouting for attention or competing for that job at that awesome agency. You need to put...

Principles of Design – Ctrl+Paint

I recently came across  a great series of free videos and tutorials at ctr+paint. One in particular caught my eye, it applies to just...