Blogs & Blog Posts on Graphic Design in Minnesota



Blogs on "Graphic Design"

A Tiny City
A Tiny City focuses on Design and Typographic messages in both the temporal...

My Visual Voice
Providing tips, examples, and resources to make information easier to under...

Font Design, Page Layout, & Typography
This is a blog on typography, font design and page layout. David's bee...

Pork-CHOP
A twenty-something girl raised in South Dakota who moved to the twin cities...

Moongrabber - Design and Photo Blog
Moongrabber is a Design and Photography Blog by Jon Beilke, where he writes...

Look Closer
About creating content, defining design and filtering information about des...

Retro Ads and Graphics
Scans of vintage ads from 1920s to late 1960s. Features new ads everyweek.

brainstormoverload
A place where Minnesota's creative community can blow its collective m...

Comic Artist Steve | Personal Updates
Twin Cities graphic design/illustration/comic artist's personal blog (...

Blog Posts on Graphic Design

Some type that grabbed my eye... by Font Design, Page Layout, & Typography on Jan 9, 2012 in typography, pretty, type design, graphic design, design, decorativeI never do this, but this one grabbed me on Christmas Eve. I think it's gorgeous! It's just the back off an Old Dutch Potato Chip Box...



A simple use for a nested style by Font Design, Page Layout, & Typography on Dec 28, 2011 in CS5.5, formatting, nested style, OpenType features, readability, graphic design, CS5, typography, CS4, character style, InDesign, book design, paragraph styleI hesitate to mention this because it seems so simple. But, it seems good to share it with those of you who might not know about these things. Nested styles apply character styles automatically within a paragraph Now I know you knew that. I figured o...



1st public release: Practical Font Design For Graphic Designers: Fontographer 5.1 by Font Design, Page Layout, & Typography on Sep 12, 2011 in Fontographer, font design, hackberry, proof, font designer, new release, graphic design, font creator, introductory offer, PDF bookThis is only until 10-1-2011.A low-cost proofing release of my new Fontgrapher book.Here's the posting on A Skilled Workman:Here's the link to Lulu for the book itself: PLease let me know what you think.



The worst logo ever by A Day in the Life on Nov 21, 2010 in graphic design, logosI did it. I took the How Low Can You Logo challenge and  incorporated elements of design which, over the course of the past 13 years, I have come to despise. Brush Script font -- in all caps to boot. Some Comic Sans in the mix to up the level...



Don't trust an online advertising "expert" by A Day in the Life on Nov 20, 2010 in marketing, graphic design, internetA short conversation today quickly turned to discussing a supposed online sales guru with the last name of Blinder and how anyone with a couple years of experience in the graphic design industry knows what really works. Keep the animation to a minimu...



The Oprah Winfrey Network logo keeps getting worse by A Day in the Life on Nov 1, 2010 in graphic design, logos, TVOprah Winfrey's cable television network has been in the works for two or three years and has missed its launch date twice but that doesn't stop the channel helmed by the reigning queen of daytime talk from approving logos which keep getting worse wi...



What does a three-minute break yield? by A Day in the Life on Aug 17, 2010 in photo, graphic designI'm taking a brief break from my recent deluge of design work. To give you some detail on the deluge I have eight two-sided poster-type projects to complete in the next two weeks, I'm waiting on revisions for the quarterly magazine which I am the Art...



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