Coming soon to a studio near you… A competition for the ages.
Since the beginning of Creative Curiosity there has always been a competitive energy buzzing through the office..
Jason Cranford Teague explains how to increase visual interest by increasing disfluency while remaining legible. Ask most designers what the goal of good typography is, and they ..
Jon Burgerman reveals his four steps to successful graphic design at TYPO Berlin. Knowing what’s going on is over-rated, according to Jon Burgerman at this year’s TYPO Berlin con..
Visual design affects the user on a subconscious level, so your website must feel instantly familiar.
Humans are visual creatures.
Compared to the rest of the animal kingdom, o..
Discover how to impress a creative director and win your dream design job. Today’s new design graduates face a unique set of challenges – and how to present a portfolio is one of..
Web designers are highly creative people and who can build a virtual world with their designing skills. However, the career of a designer, whether freelance or the employee of a ..
Whether you’re in need of a bit of extra cash or you want to see if you can make your creations your career, there’s no time like the present to start selling your work online.
As a web designer, you have an enviable skill set for starting a business online. Web designers are exposed to a wide range of product, marketing, brand and interaction design pr..
If there’s anything that’s been well-established over the past few years, it’s the importance of catering to mobile users. They browse, they buy things, they’re just as importa..
When it comes to design, photography is a fundamental tool that every design puts to work at some point. What I want to dissect here is not the trends in actual photography, bu..
The good thing about being a designer nowadays is that you don’t need to convince your clients of the importance of branding. Corporations, NGOs, artists, individuals, everyo..
Don’t let repetitive tasks drain your creativity. We explain how to automate them by creating your own Photoshop actions.
As a Photoshop user, you’ve probably run into..
The creative industry is one of the hardest places to get your ‘big break,’ so it comes as no surprise that artists, graphic designers, movie makers and musicians are taking the ..
While Microsoft has dropped hints that the Internet Explorer brand is going away, the software maker has now confirmed that it will use a new name for its upcoming browser succes..
Butcher Billy, He takes what is considered pop culture from a variety of sources – music, comic books, movies, games, etcetera – and mashes them all together to come up with some..
It’s that time of year again. The time of year when grocery stores try to sell you half wilted bouquets. When all baked goods come in the shape of lopsided hearts. And, most ..
Graphic designers work like ninjas. Save for some superstars, they often work behind the scenes to lay out reports, create visually compelling slides, or lend an aura of legitima..
Spending hours labouring over an InDesign template can feel like thankless work, especially when your team of oh-so-gifted writers don’t understand the concept of a word limit. B..
It is safe to say that I see a lot of packaging design. Likely more than anyone else i..