Design Inspiration: 12 Fresh Graphic Design Portfolios From Recent FIDM Grads
Jun23

Design Inspiration: 12 Fresh Graphic Design Portfolios From Recent FIDM Grads

With the close of another great quarter here at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, we have many inspiring new Graphic Design portfolios by recent FIDM Graphic Design graduates to share with you. The program prepares students for careers in Graphic Design within the apparel and entertainment industries and emphasize fundamentals such as sequential design and conceptual thinking. Whether you’re looking for design...

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What’s New in Fonts: 7 of Our Favorite New Fonts Released in May 2015
May27

What’s New in Fonts: 7 of Our Favorite New Fonts Released in May 2015

Whether you are an aspiring motion graphic artist, editor, graphic designer, or web designer, keeping an eye out for new fonts is essential to keeping your design aesthetic fresh. Who knows, you might discover a new font that is a perfect fit for an upcoming project. Every month we explore the web and share with you a few favorite fonts we discovered along the way. Our favorite font from May 2015 so far has to be ‘Backlash’, a hand...

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This Illustration Took 300 Hours and Millions of Handmade Dots and Lines to Create
May15

This Illustration Took 300 Hours and Millions of Handmade Dots and Lines to Create

Design doesn’t happen in an instant. The creative process takes time, patience and discipline to bring the best design to light– qualities that artists Xavier Casalta and Rémy Boiré know all too well in their incredible “Patience & Discipline” piece shown below. It took more than 300 hours of work, and millions of handmade dots and lines to create the 22″ x 30″ illustration using Rotring Inkpens over...

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What’s New in Fonts: 6 Brand New Fonts Released in April 2015
Apr29

What’s New in Fonts: 6 Brand New Fonts Released in April 2015

Whether you are an aspiring motion graphic artist, editor, graphic designer, or web designer, keeping an eye out for new fonts is essential to keeping your design aesthetic fresh. Who knows, you might discover a new font that is a perfect fit for an upcoming project. Every month we explore the web and share with you a few favorite fonts we discovered along the way. Our favorite font from April 2015 so far has to be ‘XXII...

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Design Inspiration: 14 Fresh Graphic Design Portfolios From Recent FIDM Grads
Apr06

Design Inspiration: 14 Fresh Graphic Design Portfolios From Recent FIDM Grads

With the close of another great quarter here at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, we have many inspiring new Graphic Design portfolios by recent FIDM Graphic Design graduates to share with you. The program prepares students for careers in Graphic Design within the apparel and entertainment industries and emphasize fundamentals such as sequential design and conceptual thinking.  Whether you’re looking for design...

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What’s New in Fonts: 7 Fresh New Fonts to Download from March 2015
Mar31

What’s New in Fonts: 7 Fresh New Fonts to Download from March 2015

Whether you are an aspiring motion graphic artist, editor, graphic designer, or web designer, keeping an eye out for new fonts is essential to keeping your design aesthetic fresh. Who knows, you might discover a new font that is a perfect fit for an upcoming project. Every month we explore the web and share with you a few favorite fonts we discovered along the way. Our favorite font from March 2015 so far has to be ‘HAZMAT’, a bold...

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What’s New in Fonts: 7 Fresh New Fonts to Download in February 2015
Feb25

What’s New in Fonts: 7 Fresh New Fonts to Download in February 2015

Whether you are an aspiring motion graphic artist, editor, graphic designer, or web designer, keeping an eye out for new fonts is essential to keeping your design aesthetic fresh. Who knows, you might discover a new font that is a perfect fit for an upcoming project. Every month we explore the web and share with you a few favorite fonts we discovered along the way. Our favorite font from February 2015 so far has to be...

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What’s New in Fonts: 7 Fonts Released in January 2015
Jan20

What’s New in Fonts: 7 Fonts Released in January 2015

Although it’s only a few weeks into 2015, I have already discovered seven great new fonts released in January 2015 that you can start using in your designs. One of my favorites on this list is called YWFT Pipe, a cylindrical monster that has FIVE, count ‘em, FIVE tubular styles for users to layer: solid, shadow, outline, half-solid and texture (dots). Although I can’t think of immediate uses for YWFT Pipe, it’s so...

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