Many people think they’re font experts and have the ultimate knowledge about typography, but how well do you really know your fonts? In this quiz that we devised specially for the art, print, and design communities, we ask, how well do you really know your fonts?
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September 2, 2014
August 20, 2014
School fundraising doesn’t have to be so painful and predictable. To inject new life into your school fundraising, why not use some of the following 5 easy fundraising ideas for your own school promotions.
August 7, 2014
So you’ve got the voice, the gear, the music. Perhaps you’ve even built up an impressive following in your hometown…There is just one thing missing: that highly coveted but always-elusive recording contract. See how to market your band and succeed without one.
August 5, 2014
Nerd is the word at NextDayFlyers this week as we bring you 4 über quality business cards templates for designers, photographers, coders, artists, techy’s, developers, and all other nerd entrepreneurs. All these templates in both Photoshop and Illustrator formats are prepped and ready for your own copy. So get editing and print your own business cards today and lets make nerd hay while the sun shines!
July 31, 2014
What if you need to put together the ultimate bash, and you only have a couple of days to do it? Have no fear. If Van Wilder can turn Taj into a social butterfly, then this should be easy! We show you how to do it in 5 easy steps.
A Short History of Postcard Design from Japanese Prints to Cheeky British Seaside Postcards and Beyond
July 29, 2014
Postcards have been a popular mode of communication since the late 1800’s. See how they’ve developed and evolved as a means for artists, illustrators, and designers to create artwork.
July 24, 2014
The homebrewing industry is an enormous one in which millions of Americans are buying up carboys, keggers, wort chillers, and getting stickers printed for their growlers and brown bottles. Here is a look at some labels produced by some truly artistic people.
July 15, 2014
The following funny wedding invitations are brilliantly conceived and executed with some genuinely funny messages and original ideas. Give your guests a good laugh and let them know to expect a fun and happy time.
July 11, 2014
As an event planner, you have to do something big and bold to make an impression on your guests and to provide them with beautiful moments (to share on Twitter, and Facebook.) Whether your planning a private party, block party, wedding, festival, or other outdoor shin-dig, the following ideas represent some original concepts that you can use this summer to add some sparkle and magic to proceedings.
July 2, 2014
The following fonts are close derivations of the original punch cut letterforms and print press font styles that fed printing presses in the 14th Century and beyond. When you next use these fonts, I hope they give you the added sense of tradition and history that these beautiful letters bring to your designs and messages.
July 1, 2014
The following tips will give you an idea of how to get your art into –view, because nothing sells slower than a piece of artwork that’s never seen. We encourage all artists to sell through any means possible, utilizing originals, poster prints, canvas wall prints, and digital mediums.
June 4, 2014
If you have a dealership, bakery, hardware store, or you need a banner for a big family barbecue or fireworks event, use one of these vector (AI) files as your 4th of July banner templates and create something appropriately patriotic.
June 3, 2014
When writing for the web, there’s several important things to consider. Everything from your layout to your target audience plays a role in your messaging and writing style. But the following fact is one of the most important things to keep in mind: Most people have pretty short attention spans, and their attention spans are even shorter when they’re perusing web content.
May 30, 2014
It’s not that difficult or expensive to make a definitive change to your print output by utilizing spot UV print effects that are widely available today that were previously only in available in boutique print shops.
May 22, 2014
Successful event planning requires a certain superstar individual who can think with both their right and left brain. It’s not easy being creative, organized, precise, practical, and adaptable at the same time, but these are essential skills for dealing with no-show vendors, catering disasters, weather issues, and all other unexpected crises that can occur before and during an event.