Finding a reliable commercial printer can take some time. Here’s a head start — UK print companies recommended by a few of the UK’s top (and friendliest) designers and design studios.
(Updated with reader favourites.)
Full post: Recommended UK commercial printers →
Good design is innovative. Good design makes a product useful. Good design is aesthetic. Good design makes a product understandable.
Full post: Ten principles for good design →
The most comprehensive study of its kind, the AIGA|Aquent Survey of Design Salaries is commissioned annually by AIGA and presented by Aquent, in cooperation with Communication Arts magazine.
Full post: Survey of Design Salaries 2010 →
I’m back from a week in southern Spain, successfully dodging the ash cloud, and although I couldn’t justify reading all of my back-logged feed subscriptions, here are a few notable mentions.
Full post: While I was away →
Last month I asked design students and graduates what should be included in an ideal graphic design course.
Full post: What graphic design schools are lacking →
Press play, HD, full-screen, and marvel at the wonders of The Known Universe.
Full post: The Known Universe →
How will design shape our future? How are we, as designers, taking responsibility for the products we help put to market?
Full post: The design responsibility →
Republished with the kind permission of Steve Baird, Chair of Trademark & Brand Management with Winthrop & Weinstine Attorneys, Minneapolis.
Full post: Logo trademarking tips: a legal perspective →
A lot of designers struggle with pricing, and I’m regularly asked how I work it out.
Full post: The design pricing formula →