If you've never searched "blue fox marketing" on the internet, you're in for a treat… especially if you’re a branding and design nerd. Try it out. Go on. Dozens of companies are registered under a variant of the Blue Fox name. However, blue foxes seem especially popular in...

The art of embroidery is prehistoric--really! The oldest known example of this art form was found on the fossil of a hunter from the Cro-Magnon period, around 30,000 BCE, reports Ancient Origins. As time went on embroidery became a symbol of wealth. Today, some people...

When it comes to color, Pantone knows a thing or two. Design firms eagerly await Pantone's color of the year announcement each December. After dispersing throughout the world to discover the which colors are most present in fashion, art, interior design, graphic design, foods, and much...

Sooner or later every company needs to update its brand. Even classic brands that are more than a hundred years old need, at the very least, to occasionally refresh their brand. However, rebranding can be a huge undertaking, consuming many hours and dollars. If done...

Did you know that pink used to be the preferred color for little boys? As Smithsonian magazine reports, parents of boys in 1927 were encouraged to dress them in pink. Meanwhile, parents of baby girls should choose blue because “pink, being a more decided and...

A logo puts a brand’s story and core values in visual form. Creating one takes time, brainstorming and research. Each one has a story. The designer takes on a huge responsibility, considering the final product may represent that brand for years to come. Consumers should recognize...

Blog design may seem like a daunting task to many. This is why some people consider hiring developers. However, if you’re on a tight budget, you may be forced to do all the heavy lifting. Luckily, blog design has become more and more user-friendly. While...

Some people say it’s impossible to make a living making art. Graphic designers are a living testament that it is not. These art-savvy, often caffeinated people are among the most important in the creative industry. They give vision to visuals. So what does a graphic...

Think you know great design? It’s one of those “I know it when I see it” experiences. You might notice a package on a store shelf or a billboard or a web page that just looks right. More often, however, you notice when it looks...

T-shirts are fun for all ages. During summer, in particular, you and your family can express yourselves with T-shirts showing your favorite team, movie, or slogan. But have you thought about creating your own? Great T-shirts start with great T-shirt designs. So maybe you’ve been tasked with...