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  • Top 10 Graphic Design Scools & Colleges in 2012 By Justin Boyle | March 20, 2013

    10 Top Graphic Design Schools & Colleges that rise above the rest prepare students with the industry-leading skills they need to kick-start an exciting career in the world of visual design. ...Read More »

  • LIFT International visiting artist residency 2011-2012 March 03, 2011

    Do you need a LIFT? In this case we're not referring to an elevator or a ride in a car. LIFT stands for Liaison of Independent Filmmakers of Toronto, the sponsors of the International Visiting Artist Residency....Read More »

  • Things you should know about graphic design schools-part 1 February 24, 2011

    The inside info If you are contemplating or curious about graphic design colleges, you want more information and answers to the questions you have about these educational institutions. In this series we'll explore the 5 things that people want to...Read More »

  • 2011 EDSF scholarship program February 08, 2011

    Get a scholarship for your education The EDSF (Electronic Document Scholarship Foundation) recognizes the need for talented industry professionals in document and image management for businesses, government and public record keeping. If you are a full-time student and majoring in...Read More »

  • Graphic designer personalities: What type are you? - Part I December 31, 2010

    The workplace zoo Anyone who has worked as a graphic designer or in a job that requires creativity knows how difficult it can sometimes be when working under tight deadlines. During these times you'll notice how certain individuals, and even...Read More »

  • Graphic Design: For Love or Money? - Part I December 03, 2010

    Why Are You a Graphic Designer? Or the question could also be "Why do you want to be a graphic designer?" Although these questions seem to be somewhat simplistic it is an important step in determining if you have what...Read More »

  • International Competition of Packaging Design December 02, 2010

    It's More Than Just a Box Going to the supermarket or store can be a very interesting experience if you look at it from a design perspective; the shelves are literally jammed with packaging that screams out for your attention....Read More »

  • Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival 2011 December 01, 2010

    It's No Laughing Matter Although Comic-Con sounds like a competition for comedians telling jokes, in reality it is the be-all and end-all of all comic book conventions. But the love of comic books is only the beginning of this annual...Read More »

  • Roswell Artist in Residence Program Grant October 26, 2010

    Look, Up In the Sky! The town of Roswell, New Mexico is known for its connection to the well publicized UFO sighting that occurred there in 1947. The Roswell Incident has spawned numerous conspiracy theories regarding the possible cover up...Read More »

  • Autodesk SketchBook Hero Image Contest October 22, 2010

    Art and Your SketchBook Any student of the illustrative arts, graphic design or drawing has used a sketch book at one time or another to doodle or chisel out ideas. In the case of the Autodesk SketchBook your canvas becomes...Read More »