Monthly Archives: April 2015

What’s With the birds?

cardinaldrawingAll my life I have been passionate about two things: being creative and watching birds. When it came to creative projects I was "all in" as a kid: drawing, coloring, puzzles, fort building, Easter eggs, models, bulletin boards, and more! It's no surprise that art class was...
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There’s So Much to Learn!

When it comes to teaching graphic design on the computer, I've learned a few things throughout the course of my career:
  1. Most beginners are overwhelmed when they launch an application and see all of the tools, toolbars, menus, menu items, palettes, and more!
  2. It's not uncommon to be intimidated by the blank document and think, "I don't even know where to start."
  3. It's...
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Why Hire a Professional Graphic Designer?

Graphic design relates to every visual component of an organization and its communications. This includes visual identity (logo), printed and computer generated communication (print and e-newsletters, social media pages), advertising and promotional graphics, product and package graphics, point-of-purchase and exhibit displays, and signage. A professional Graphic Designer has the education, training and expertise to analyze and advise on the...
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