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Creative Session - Focus on the Story

So we had another creative session yesterday and I presented all research and inspiration thus far. I think I properly defined my project goal, that being “To create an online resource for graphic designers” Its a little vague I know but it is still kind of early days with this so I think it works, for now. 194 more words

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Research and Inspiration 40 - Star Wars

So the new Star Wars trailer dropped last night and I felt it was nescessary to highlight the font that we have all come to recognise with the franchise. 75 more words

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Research and Inspiration 39 - Educating through Design

Type Detail is a fantastic resource for those looking to educate themselves, such as myself, in typography. It breaks down a different typeface and explains why it is good, how it differs from other typefaces and from this we can extract when and where a certain typeface is applicable. 57 more words

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Research and Inspiration 38 - Imgur

Imgur is becoming increasingly prevalent as the dominant means of sharing funny photos/gifs but also ones work. There are numerous occasions recorded of graphic design work hitting Imgurs front page and those artists then becoming employed or recieveing a surge in their etsy orders. 27 more words

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Research and Inspiration 37 - The Impact of Graphic Design

Art Version did a really interesting article on the impact of graphic design. Considering there is more of a cry out than ever for good graphic design and how more people than ever before are becomming involved in the industry I thought it was worth mentioning. 84 more words

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Research and Inspiration 36 - You the Designer

You the Designer is another great resource base for graphic designers. It includes freebie tutorials for designers and print templates for menus and tickets. A nice use of responsive design and negative space. 86 more words

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Research and Inspiration 35 - Making Social Media Work for Graphic Designers

Creative Pro recently wrote an article on how social media can impact a designers future. I thought it was worth blogging about considering what I’ll be doing over the course of this year is trying to figure out how an aspiring graphic designer can become succsessful. 75 more words

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