Throwback Thursday Designing for fashion and packaging Class project: 2006 Assignment: Create a logo for wearable fashion, brand with a tag and packaging design. Software: Adobe Illustrator, I created a template for the packaging.
1. Kikki K lilac and gold planner – Molly & Beans 2. Rifle Paper stationery – Mokkasin 3. Pilot FriXion Erasable Markets – Jet Pens 4. Watercolor Stationery – Minted.com 5. Zazzle custom shape cards – zazzle.com
Throwback Thursday – Designs from the past! Class projects from 2006 Assignment: Create an annual report. Software: Adobe Illustrator and InDesign
Monday Makeover: Re-Brand Re-Design: Update a flyer and create a postcard, email campaign and facebook cover Client: Tanielle Lingerie Challenge: Re-Brand the marketing material in both print and digital. Last Christmas (2012), I get a call from my mom asking if I would take a look a flyer her niece, my cousin, had created for her lingerie company and if I could help in anyway. OMG! OMG! OMG! This flyer ranks up in the top 10 worst flyers I have… Read more »
I’ve been surfing the net looking for designs of different genres. Google + had some amazing post this week and here are some of my finds: Blog pick: Paper & Stitch I found on a blogroll. I love unique designs and this folded business card is amazing. The black and white palette makes it elegant. Social Media pick: SociallyStacked.com I found on Google+, Socially Stacked has great content for small business needing help with social media. Video pick: Storytelling: The… Read more »
It’s time for my design Picks-Of-The-Week. Let’s start of with the blog and website picks. 1. Web Design Pick, I found while looking for craft hauls, is: www.ileavehappy.com. What a creative idea! At “I Leave Happy” you’ll find challenges and a social community of Dollar Tree shoppers sharing their hauls and DIY/Craft projects. Great Idea! 2. Blog Pick, referred to me by a colleague, is: http://blog.spoonflower.com/ Spoonflower offers weekly design challenges to enter and showcases great ideas using their very… Read more »
It’s Throwback Thursday! This was one of my favorite class projects from 2006 Assignment: Come up with a Brand Name, Logo & Package Design. Software: Adobe Illustrator for the packaging layout (template), logo and labels.
Repost from August 14, 2012 I was out and about today, and I wanted to share with you my ULTA Haul. It has been a while since I’d been in ULTA. I wanted share these package designs with you. These package design has 2 elements 1. The package that holds the product 2. The box design that holds the package bareMinerals (eyelid primer) has a simple, clean look while Too Faced (lip primer) has a very feminine embellished look. Both… Read more »
Read & Have Resources. It’s the beginning of the month, which means new magazines are out. One of my favorite things to do is purchase design magazines & books to add to my resource library. I still have a few books from college. A few of my regular design magazine purchases are Communication Art, Computer Arts, HOW and Artful blogging magazine – always such wonderful reads flowing with wonderful design and art ideas. Most of my design books are published… Read more »
I love seeing the logo design process from other designers. Learning new ideas and techniques only builds your skill set. With the internet readily available, there are many resources at your disposal for continued eduction. Resources: Lynda.com Treehouse.com YouTube Pinterest LogoDesignLove