Evolution of Graphic Design

The Evolution of Graphic Design and the Impact of AI

Over the past decade, the field of graphic design has undergone a transformative evolution, reshaping the way we create, consume, and interact with visual content. The introduction of Artificial Intelligence (AI) into the design industry has been a pivotal catalyst for this change, ushering in new possibilities and challenges. The Digital Revolution: The last ten years have seen a seismic …

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How can Graphic Design help your business?

Graphic design is an indispensable cornerstone of success for businesses, wielding a profound influence over the audience’s perception and the company’s overall achievements. It serves as the visual language that communicates a brand’s essence, values, and personality. Think of it as the face of your businessβ€”the first impression that often determines whether a potential customer chooses to engage or move …

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The Pros & Cons of using a Freelance Designer

I was recently asked by a potential client about the advantages of using a freelance designer instead of an agency. This got me thinking and I thought I would create a pros and cons list for using freelance designers. We have our own advantages and disadvantages, depending on the specific needs of the client. Here are some pros and cons …

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Horror classics reimagined as a Disney book

Those clever people over at KickPunch have created some of the greatest cross genres of artwork I have ever seen. These book covers are just pure genius. Covering a wide variety of horror classics such as Hellraiser, Cannibal Holocaust and The Exorcist. KickPunch have nailed it. Check out a selection of the covers below. 1. Bad Taste 2. Devil’s Rejects …

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Why you need to invest in design

Recently I acquired a new client that was having some problems with a project he had just had done. He had done the usual getting quotes from various designers and decided to go with the cheapest as they offered so much for the price. 3 months down the line and he has struggled to get the project completed to what …

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Introducing Whiskey Built Clothing

Whiskey Built has been a side project for a number of years. Messing around with horror themed clothing designs. Finally, I have decided to utilise SpreadShirt and create an online store for my designs. Visit: whiskeybuilt.co.uk to view the designs and get a 20% discount for the month of May! Below are some designs that are now available on t-shirts, …

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Tips for the beginner Pt 1

We all start somewhere when we want to become a designer. Here are some tips for the beginner. Some do’s and don’ts and why the hell not. For years non-designers have been creating their own posters, leaflets and adverts using software such as Powerpoint, the dreaded Word (I used to shudder when I would receive someones artwork in Word format) …

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