Tag: Color

Beginning Graphic Design Color

How To Make Your Graphic Design Come Alive Using Color [VIDEO]

Have you ever wondered what the world would be like without color? Colors not only make our world more fun and pleasing, they can also send important messages and evoke moods. That’s why they play a key role in design....

30 Aesthetically Pleasing Color Combinations

A visually-appealing color combination goes a long way in creating a seamless, inviting, and fun output. Regardless if you’re making the perfect palette for an event, a web layout, an interior design or a perfect outfit, the right color combination...

Lending Color to Your Business: 8 Common Colors and What They Say About Your Enterprise

To say that a logo is a powerful component of your business would be an understatement. If you’re able to integrate a clever company message to a unique and remarkable insignia, people will easily be attracted to find out who...

The Most Powerful Tool in Brand Design: Color

Today, it is more important than ever for companies to differentiate themselves from their competitors and make memorable connections with consumers by creating unique, recognizable brands.  The best way to do it? Color. While typeface and symbol play a critical...

Pantone Food Swatches by David Schwen

David Schwen is a creative from Minneapolis, with a focus on illustration, design and art direction. Recently, David created a series of hand-made Pantone ‘swatches’ using everyday foods. Pantone Inc. is a corporation best known for its Pantone Matching System. PMS  is a proprietary color space used in a variety of industries, primarily...

Designing Interesting Infographics – Tips and Tricks

You can’t deny the fact that a good looking infographic will attract your attention. This is bound to happen as these charts usually serve up a lot of information in the most creative way possible. How many times have you...

Call to Action Button: What makes it More Clickable?

Websites have come a long way from their predecessors. Their goal is no longer to be the mere source of information but to gain user’s attention. This is where Call to Action buttons such as ‘Buy Now,’ ‘Free Download,’ ‘Sign...

Coolness of Blue in Web Design [infographic]

Blue color is often associated with ice, water, sky, sadness, winter, police, royalty, Hanukkah, boys, cold, calm, magic, trueness, conservatism and much more. Like red, blue is a very strong color and is seen almost everywhere on a daily occasion. Being...

Playing With CMYK Color

Most digital design involves the four ink colors cyan, magenta, yellow, and black abbreviated CMYK. Nowhere else is the insignia “K” used for black. The story behind this moniker is the printing industry used a “key plate” to sync in...