TOMORROWLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL

May 4, 2017

Back when I was in school, for my advanced higher art class I chose to base my project on the Tomorrowland Music Festival. Art was always my favourite subject to study, and from choosing this project, it made me want to study graphic design! This was my first ever...

EBOOKS

May 3, 2017

I love to visit www.creativebloq.com for inspiration! They site has so much to offer, from designs, tips, reviews and news. While I was on their site, I came across a post that offered free ebooks for designers. (http://www.creativebloq.com/design/free-ebooks-designers-7133700) This post is amazing! It has a variety of books about...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – ARABIC COFFEE

April 28, 2017

Each week I will be selecting a piece of design work that has inspired me. I love to research regularly when I’m looking for inspiration for my design work. It helps to generate ideas and also keeps you up to date with the latest trends and styles! This week’s...

Self Branding

April 26, 2017

Branding yourself is a great opportunity because it’s all about what you want! The style, the font, the layout etc is all your choice. However, having so much freedom can be difficult as that you constantly review your design. You can spend so much time trying out different styles,...

PROCRASTINATION

April 26, 2017

We all do it, I have to confess myself that I am one for procrastinating. I’m currently studying graphic design and I have to admit that procrastinating has a huge effect on getting things done, especially for students. I’m now in my third year and it’s not until you...

MOROCCAN OIL

April 26, 2017

I love buying hair products and take real time on selecting one that is worth the money. One of my favorite is Moroccan Oil, I have been buying from the company for a few years now as I love the product and the labeling design for it is really...

GF SMITH

April 26, 2017

GF Smith are a paper company that use papers from around the world. They have a huge range of stock which can be seen in their sample book. The collection book includes 45 paper ranges with different weights for each spread over 400 pages. The book is great for...

advertising in the design world

April 20, 2017

Graphic design has a huge impact within the Advertising industry as they both have similar goals when working on campaigns and projects, which usually brings them to working together. When given a job, advertisers will generate ideas to then allow the graphic designer to create the message visually. Advertising...

Creating your Portfolio

March 29, 2017

As a creative, your portfolio sums up your work and is the first way you are going to be hired. Your work has to show your skills, experience and your creative process. You should include a range of work that surprises the viewer. Be thoughtful with what you include....

Hello

March 20, 2017

Hi guys, That’s for taking the time to visit my blog, I’m new to this! My names Katie, I am currently studying graphic design, I will be uploading my projects that include typography, packaging, poster and editorial design. I hope my design work and blog posts will inspire you....