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Elements of Design

Category: Animation / Motion Graphics, Resources / Educational,

Posted by: John F
Posted: Jul 17th 2014
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Oh so this is what I've been talking about all these years ;-) A great animation running through some of the language we use (or should use) as designers to describe, critique or justify our work. ...

Cats as Fonts

Cats as Fonts

Category: Design / Typography, Other Design Fields,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jul 15th 2014
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Something a little bit silly for your Friday...  ...

atipo for Spanish printer Minke

atipo for Spanish printer Minke

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Print, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jun 4th 2014
No. of comments: 0

I'm a huge fan of all the work Spanish studio atipo does, but this project in particular - for printing company Minke - is just so clever I wish I'd thought it up myself. What a way to promote paper!  ...
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Our brand new video

Category: Other Design Fields,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: May 9th 2014
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We are so excited to announce the launch of our new brand video, which gives a glimpse into what life is like at Shillington.  A big thank you to everyone involved, including our wonderful graduate Kori, our teacher Carlos from ...

Run An Empire App

Run An Empire App

Category: Design / Interactive, Resources / Tools+Apps,

Posted by: John F
Posted: Apr 30th 2014
No. of comments: 0

I love the idea behind this app where you slowly build up territory in your Empire as you run. A nice use of gamification to add a whole other level to your running. A bit like Risk for health nuts. Check out the article over at Design Milk. ...

A Pocket Guide to Master Everyday Typographic Adventures

A Pocket Guide to Master Everyday Typographic Adventures

Category: Design / Typography, Resources / Educational, Resources / Reference,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Mar 25th 2014
No. of comments: 0

Need to be reminded of design basics - like how to use pesky apostrophes, or when to use parentheses versus brackets? Just check out A Pocket Guide to Master Everyday Typographic Adventures. Benedikt Lehnert was behind it, and it's simply designed with tonnes of information...

Manual

Manual

Category: Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Andrea Arendsee
Posted: Mar 5th 2014
No. of comments: 0

I love and am inspired by the work of Manual Design and Visual Communications Studio because of their unique visual solutions and conceptual design process that strive to help organizations express their unique offerings and values. Their studio is located in the heart of San Francisco, California. They specialize in art direction, identity, motion, packaging, book, poster, print, publication, we...

The Message Is Medium Rare

The Message Is Medium Rare

Category: Blogs, Photography, Resources / Educational,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Feb 19th 2014
No. of comments: 1

Here's a question for you - what do burgers and designers have in common? (No, the answer is not that we designers like to eat burgers.) The team from MINE are big believers in taking inspiration from any and everywhere - including that humble lunchtime burger. They've started ...

Four & Sons

Four & Sons

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Publishing, Photography,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Feb 23rd 2014
No. of comments: 0

The publication where dogs and culture collide. Four & Sons is a new magazine celebrating our love for man's best friend, and besides the adorable content, the design is really slick. The first issue includes contributions from the likes of Dave Eggers and Mike Mills. Instead of being just another pet magazine,...

Amalia Pica Catalogue

Amalia Pica Catalogue

Category: Books, Colour, Design / Print,

Posted by: Ali
Posted: Feb 6th 2014
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This exhibition catalogue for Argentinian artist Amalia Pica is a real treat for those who love print. The book which was designed by Scott Reinhard and James Goggin is full of colour and some beautiful type! Scott has lots of other exciting projects over on his website. ...