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  • Worldstudio AIGA Scholarships 2010-2011 March 18, 2011

    The key to your door of opportunity If you are planning to enroll at a graphic design school you already know that part of the hurdle is meeting educational expenses such as tuition, supplies, living expenses and other amenities. The...Read More »

  • Graphic design inspiration: Packaging--part 1 March 10, 2011

    Earliest memories Do you remember the excitement you felt as a kid when you finally received the special toy you were hoping for? The packaging probably displayed nice bold colors, fuzzy little animals or bright graphics. The clear blister plastic...Read More »

  • CorelDRAW international design contest 2011 March 08, 2011

    Show off your talent If you use CorelDRAW or are a newcomer to this excellent program you have a chance of winning prizes by entering your best work in the CorelDRAW International design contest 2011. The contest details All entries...Read More »

  • Zepter International design contest March 02, 2011

    Think outside the box... In this contest you will literally have to do this. Zepter International is announcing an open call to all designers for its Zepter International Design Award contest....Read More »

  • Graphic design mistakes and blunders - Part I February 04, 2011

    Learn from the mistakes Graphic design schools can teach you the proper design principles needed to become a proficient graphic designer, but sometimes mistakes are the defining things that help you to learn what works and what doesn't. In the...Read More »

  • Graphic Design: The Humorous Side of Things: Part I November 12, 2010

    Let's Have Some Fun Designers, artists and those who work in the arts have a good sense of humor; it's an essential trait to have when faced with constant deadlines, pressures, and the high expectations that goes along with these...Read More »

  • Smackdown: Graphic Designers vs Clients - Part I October 18, 2010

    Been There, Done That? A client hires a graphic designer to assemble specific images for a presentation at a large meeting. The contract states that designer will do up to 50 images....Read More »

  • International Student Poster Competition: 'Water is Life' October 14, 2010

    Water is Life Are you a student currently studying the fine arts, design, communication design or architecture? If you have already graduated, has it been less than a year since you received your degree? If you can answer 'yes' to...Read More »

  • Michelin Vehicle Design Contest 2012 October 06, 2010

    How's Your Commute? If you commute to school or work how long does it take you to arrive at your destination? If your commute is typical your daily round trip time is approximately 46 minutes according to a Gallop Poll...Read More »

  • Website Design Goofs and Gaffes - Part I October 05, 2010

    Look and Learn It's hard to imagine what the designers of the following websites were thinking when they created them. Perhaps they were DIYs (do it yourselfers) seeking to save on costs or were unaware about the condition of their...Read More »