Category: Interesting Articles

Why We Don’t Make Speculative Presentations

Thursday, January 21st, 2010

Creative Business created this letter for companies like mine to use. I think it is really well written should be shared. We use this as our policy.

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A Creative yet Creepy Christmas Short

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

In the office, it can’t be said that we don’t like a creative Christmas movie. The fact that this one has a quick twist that reminds me of the Twilight Zone only adds to the delight. The short animation Alma is the first film directed by Rodrigo Blaas. Blaas, on a creative break from Pixar, has already won awards and mentions for this animated short, and when you watch it you’ll know why. We enjoyed this movie and thought you would to. (more…)

Nifty Vintage Cartoons

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

My parents recently gave me a family treasure of vintage cartoons. My mother’s father, Paul Dye, was not a professional artist, but was very creative. He attended The Landon Course of Cartooning, a Cartooning school by C.N. Landon. The cartoons are from 1926 and all the courses are typed out. 1926 was just at the end of the Golden Age of Illustration.

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American Graphic Design Awards

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

We are very happy to announce that we won two American Graphic Design awards this year!!

http://www.gdusa.com/contests/agda.php
The awards honor outstanding new work of all kinds in 23 categories from print and packaging to internet and interactive design.

Our Car Show poster for the Historic Chester Business Association was one of the winners. The other winning piece is our Breadcrumb Marketing website (www.breadcrumbmarketing.com).

See post for the design of the car show poster.

The Vendor Client Relationship in Real World Situations

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

This is a great video poking fun at the vendor client relationship. I’ve experienced this first hand too many times. I had a good laugh at this.

The Vendor Client Relationship in Real World Situations
http://www.vendorclientvideo.com

Photoshop disasters

Friday, July 24th, 2009

Here’s a good site for the always entertaining Photoshop disasters.
http://photoshopdisasters.blogspot.com/
This is why it’s good for designers to learn illustration techniques!