5 Books for Typography & Lettering Lovers

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5 Books for Typography & Lettering Lovers

With the results of Print’s Regional Design Annual and Typography & Lettering Awards on mind, we’ve been hooked on all things lettered—hand lettering, typographic history, shadow type and more. We delved into MyDesignShop on the hunt for some publications and came up with 5 excellent resources for any designer or type aficionado. Check out these gorgeous gems: 5 Books […]

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Tips and Techniques for Adjusting Type in InDesign

Tactfully kerning letters to the appropriate places and ensuring that the lines of text are at the perfect leading size for easy legibility are tasks that we typography nerds revel in and get lost in. We obsess over the microscopic details of alignment and placement. Fortunately for us, InDesign has useful features to make the […]

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CMYK Vs. PMS . What’s the difference?

When it comes to printing there are several things you need to consider. One of which is the process of printing. Your printer may ask you how many colors? Or, CMYK (4-Color Process) or PMS. If you aren’t familiar these questions will leave you slumped in your chair spinning. The difference between CMYK and PMS […]

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Review of graphic design market

Where to go if you need graphic design: logo, identity, website for the company? You can use one of the 5 ways to create high-quality brand of your company, that customers will remember: Marketing Agency Design Studio Freelancers Crowdsourcing platform DIY-sites Marketing agencies: will develop marketing plan for you and will do everything from A […]

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UX Testing For The Masses: Keep It Simple And Cost Effective

User experience design (UXD or UED) is the process of enhancing user satisfaction by improving the usability, accessibility, and pleasure provided in the interaction between the user and the product. This nicely encapsulates what the design part is all about, but what about the other equally important facet of UX, the testing process? The former […]

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6 Tips for Designing & Printing Rack Cards

Statistics show that postcards and newsletters and NOW Rack Cards are three of today’s most powerful marketing tools for attracting attention to one’s business. Rack cards are helpful in making a positive and long-lasting first impression and a great way to introduce your company and your services to the public. Because of these statistics, designing […]

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4 Steps for Creating Your Wedding Invitation Stationery Suite

It may only be words on paper, but your wedding invitation is what sets the tone for your celebration. To get you started on putting together your stationery suite, we broke down the basics, from figuring out what you can spend to placing your order.   SET YOUR BUDGET This initial step simply can’t be […]

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