Tag Archives: illustration

Publishing an Award Winner

What makes a magazine an award winner? At first, flashiness could be a factor—the surface design that catches a judge’s eye as he or she reviews hundreds of entries. But ultimately it takes more than that. Creating a truly worthy award winner requires a thoughtful process from beginning to end.
It all starts with the editorial [...]

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New Article in Designer Magazine

Look for our article “alumni.magazine.edu: Publishing Your Alumni Magazine Online on a Blogging Platform” in the summer issue of Designer Magazine.

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Strengthening Voice Through Visuals

With deadlines getting tighter and budgets getting crunched, it seems that the concept of art directing an original image is becoming a thing of the past. But as much as type and color are part of a brand, so is imagery. When a creative team takes into consideration the value of a directed approach to [...]

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The Nightly News

Experience the visual explosion of type, color and form in Jonathan Hickman’s graphic novel The Nightly News. The content might not be for everybody, but the combination of information graphics, concentric circles, figure/ground and graphic translation is inspiring.

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