Good Graphic Design is Critical to Solidifying Your Brand’s Image (reblog)

You have probably heard the saying ‘a picture conveys a thousand words.' You can use this concept to promote the brand image of the products or services you are offering to sell to the public via an eye-catching graphic design of your organization’s logo .

Necker Cube

Necker cube and the problem of perception

The Necker cube illustrates how the eye can reach two conclusions. The two squares in the Necker cube can be perceived as either the front or the rear surface of the cube.

Mood Board

Mood boards – get creative

Mood boards are design and marketing tools used extensively within the design industry to communicate information visually.

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Pierre Bonnard – Quote for today

Pierre Bonnard - Colour does not add a pleasant quality to design - it reinforces it

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Visual design tip – line containers used to highlight and contain text

I maintain a digital visual diary in which most days I try to spend some time looking a visual design technique used in all types of medium.  I have a subscription to Press Reader which allows me to access hundreds of magazines from around the world.  Any design elements that I like I take screenshots and snippets from magazines or websites that I visit.

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The Colour Blue

The Colour Blue has always been my favourite colour.  Apparently, I am in good company as blue is one of the most well-liked colours.  It is the least gender specific having equal appeal to both men and women. Blue can affect us physically it calms and sedates, cools and aids intuition. "Good things are associated … Continue reading The Colour Blue

5 Free Graphic Design Tools To Create Your Own Visuals in 2017

Huffington Post 5 Free Graphic Design Tools To Create Your Own Visuals in 2017 Huffington Post Venngage is a graphic design software that is completely free to start. There are hundreds of professionally designed templates to choose from and the drag-and-drop interface makes the entire creation process very simple. Source: 5 Free Graphic Design Tools … Continue reading 5 Free Graphic Design Tools To Create Your Own Visuals in 2017