Advice for Recent Graduates

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Advice for Recent GraduatesTips, Uncategorized

by Kristin Mitchell Design Team on June 4, 2015 with 0 comments

Over the past month we have attended college portfolio shows and mentored high schoolers hoping to attend a college graphic design program. As the graduation season concludes it got us thinking about advice we wish someone would have given us before entering the field. So here are 5 pieces of advice for recent graduates. 1. …

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Don’t Settle for Design You Don’t Love

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Don’t Settle for Design You Don’t LoveTips, Uncategorized

by Kristin Mitchell Design Team on March 31, 2015 with 0 comments

We recently had a client come to us with a looming deadline and a problem. They had asked a different designer to do work for them and they were unhappy with the outcome. Long story short, we took over the project and met the deadline. This brings up an important question though: what do you …

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Stand By Your Brand | Part 2

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Stand By Your Brand | Part 2Branding

by Kristin Mitchell Design Team on March 4, 2015 with 0 comments

There are parts of a brand that are easier to control than others. Your visual identity is one of them. Take a moment and perform what we call a “Table Test.” Gather examples of graphics your company uses: business cards, letterhead, advertisements, etc. Now spread them out on a table and take a good look …

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