If you’re looking for a design gig, then take a leaf out of these graphic design résumés that show some serious thought and skill. The following examples are the kind of résumés that could get you hired, or at the very least, get your portfolio through the door!
Archive | Art & Graphic Design
February 19, 2014
February 17, 2014
James Shiner, founder and CEO of Yelling Mule, prides himself on “shipping.” A serial entrepreneur with 10 ventures under his belt, James took many chances before launching Yelling Mule, a boutique website design company. As a successful entrepreneur, James offers new and upcoming businesses some sound advice on setting attainable goals and finding a work-life balance.
February 12, 2014
Writer’s block. That moment when after you’ve written some great content, you’re ready to see it through, and then…bam! You hit a wall. From J.K. Rowling to the novice writer, it happens to everyone. So how do you start generating new ideas and get those creative juices flowing again? Take a look at these five tips for getting yourself back in the writing game:
February 11, 2014
We have broken down some of the greatest slogans of all time and tried to explain why they are so enduring as brand statements. Use these incredible slogan examples to create your own brand statements and start building your own memorable and long-lasting identity.
February 5, 2014
Deco fonts are tight, clean, and geometrically pleasing. This typo-style is still celebrated in the magazines, posters, flyers, and prints today, and many modern graphic artists are hugely influenced by the font pioneers of the ’30s. The following Art Deco designs represent 15 of the absolute best new deco-inspired fonts available online for free.
February 4, 2014
Every day, we are bombarded with content from the blogs, newspapers, magazines, etc. With all of this content being shared, we have to be judicious about what to read and what to skip. And the things that help us decide more than anything else is the headline.
January 28, 2014
When it comes to websites, social media platforms, landing pages, and the necessary evils of page conversion and optimization, a churches image and brand has to resonate with new members and modern tastes. Whatever you think of this modern trend for less traditional religious imagery, there’s no denying how amazing these five church logo examples are, and how effective they are as modern branding studies.
January 28, 2014
The biggest sports event in the US calendar is just around the corner and NextDayFlyers has a special treat for all you designers and bar owners who need to market yourselves for the big day! 3 of the highest quality PSD and Ai templates completely FREE to use in whatever way you wish. Layered and fully editable, these full-size flyer templates were designed exclusively (by me) for your use.
January 23, 2014
Are you tired of those Photoshop tutorials that are so complex that you need a degree in quantum theory to detangle? Well you’re in luck, because in this Photoshop tutorial, we have provided 3 extra-fancy Photoshop text effects that take under 5 minutes each to create and add a touch of “joi de vivre” to your flyer designs or other graphic projects.
January 15, 2014
Here are our best design trend guesses for the coming year as we subjectively clutch at what we perceive to be noticeable changes in design fashion. The examples below showcase some fantastic design and a look at possible design trends in 2014.
January 14, 2014
In this blog, we are going to explore the latest gadgets and gizmos that are going to make our lives so much easier and more exciting. After researching some of the Internet’s most popular tech sites and reacting to the tech experts’ personal predictions for 2014, I have come up with a list of tech projections for 2014 to get you all excited about the coming year:
January 8, 2014
It should be strongly stated that minimalist graphic design is not a new design movement. In this post that covers the history of graphic design minimalism through a series of 10 posters, we have attempted to show you a glimpse of some of our favorite minimalist graphic design posters and artists of the last century to the present day.
December 30, 2013
The ugly holiday sweater has become somewhat of a staple for many people who revel in the absurdity that colorful yarn brings to them each year! This list of horrific sweaters that Grandma knitted with such love and affection is good for at least 10 reindeer sprinkled belly laughs!
December 24, 2013
We’re celebrating the brilliant and varied world of print with a special round-up of the best print pieces from around the internet in 2013. These incredible print examples made us laugh, gasp, and delight at the craft of design and print.
December 17, 2013
NextDayFlyers offers up-and-coming designers, marketers, and publishers some valuable tips about fashion and print promotion. See some fantastic and inspirational examples of posters, flyers, and other materials that exhibited excellent brand promotion.