Free Photoshop tutorial; create an Avant Garde flyer, incorporating some hand-drawn elements. No complex techniques involved in this PSD design but the overall effect is impressive.
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April 17, 2012
April 3, 2012
30 examples of the sticker as a simple but brilliant promotion! Whether you use it as a portable branding device, a guerrilla marketing tool, or a product label, it has an eye-catching appeal that makes it hard to ignore.
March 6, 2012
Background I needed to create a different looking club flyer design for a nightclub owner who didn’t want the typical “sexy-girl” look. The club in question played a lot of ambient, jungle, and dub-step stuff – the kind of dance music for the student and musically-sophisticated club crowd in Miami. This is not the version [...]
January 31, 2012
The impact of your brochure has to be immediate if it is going to capture the interest of the customer. You have to offer something valuable to the customer to make them look inside. Here’s 10 tips on creating a better brochure message and design.
January 24, 2012
The business card is often one of the first things that non-professionals or design beginners will try to design themselves. Here’s 5 essential rules to consider before designing your business card.
October 5, 2011
Each month, HOW editors peruse hundreds of websites to find the best of the best—the Top 10 Websites for Designers. In reviewing these websites, the editors are looking for exceptional design as well as functionality.
September 12, 2011
Groups looking to market themselves in unique ways often turn to printed materials.
July 14, 2011
To be a successful direct marketing professional requires an analytical, as well as creative, approach to every campaign.
June 21, 2011
The United States Postal Service has launched a new campaign that illustrates the power of catalogs for both online and print transactions.
June 16, 2011
With its 40th anniversary just around the corner, the internationally recognized Nike Swoosh symbol illustrates the potential immortality of inventive marketing.
June 15, 2011
Merkle, a customer relationship marketing agency, and Chief Marketing Officer Council, a network of corporate marketing leaders, announced the winners of the first ever Marketing Innovation Awards for their superior customer engagement marketing.
June 14, 2011
Biomedia, a print media company, has developed a range of entirely biodegradable and recyclable print media products.
June 9, 2011
An old chestnut of graphic design is being replaced by a new, simpler layout.
June 7, 2011
Striking a balance between print and digital worlds can be a challenge.
May 24, 2011
When developing a print marketing campaign, website or company logo, it is likely a good idea to hire a graphic designer – even if only for consulting purposes.