Instagram feed getting stale? Follow these designers (including several FIDM Grads) and turn your procrastination into inspiration.
1. Cody Saya @radbuddha
This FIDM Grad’s feed is chock full of bold design and illustration & hand lettering process shots—a great inspiration to just get started.
2. We Are Branch @wearebranch
Graphic Designer Shauna Haider’s studio We Are Branch posts beautiful flat lays, inspiration images, and in-process designs, all with her signature bold and bright and colorful mood.
3. Anna Pao Cova @annapaocova
FIDM Graphic Design Grad and yogi Anna Pao Cova posts stunning photographs of her travels, yoga practice, and the beautiful design she encounters in every day life.
4. Candace Peoples @candacelkpeop
This FIDM Alumnae posts beautiful, bold, and moody shots of Los Angeles, along with her own gorgeous hand lettering.
5. Carlos Diaz @createdestiny
If simple, bold, and colorful captures are your jam, this FIDM Grad’s Instagram feed is your new best friend.
6. Julia Walck @juliawalck
Fun, bold, and colourful, FIDM Grad and current Art Director of Tattify Julia Walck’s feed will be your daily dose of happy inspiration.
7. Gemma O’Brien @mrseaves101
Illustrator, typographer, and Volcom Ambassador Gemma O’Brien’s feed is simply incredible. From beautiful hand lettering to large scale murals of her highly-detailed illustrations, she will inspire you to pick up a pen and start drawing.
8. Ghostly Ferns @ghostlyferns
There’s nothing more fun than fun design, and design studio Ghostly Ferns’ feed is chock full of it.
9. Mattie Tiegreen @greentiestudio
Hand-letterer, graphic designer, and watercolour painter Mattie Tiegreen’s feed is full of beautiful and inspiring images of her process, finished products, and studio space.
10. The Dieline @thedieline
Though not a graphic designer, but rather a series of amazing packaging designs by graphic designers, The Dieline Instagram is just as inspiring as the website, and well worth following for the eye candy.
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