Posts Tagged ‘creative’

July 19, 2010 Off

The Creative Team

By in Design

When art directors and copywriters work as a team, it’s important that they work well together. But it’s hard to say where one’s role ends and the other’s begins. Of course advertising is an industry full of big egos, and creatives don’t usually appreciate their work being critiqued. As a copywriter, I want to be […]

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May 21, 2010 2

The Secret to Becoming a Great Designer: Stealing

By in Design, Web Design

Everyone in this field is always striving to become a better designer, more unique, and more creative. It seems to be the only way to advance our careers, right? After all, some of our most admired designers have their own unique style, which we often just attribute to natural ability. Behind every designer, though, is […]

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May 3, 2010 5

The Impact of Vector Graphics

By in Design

I still remember sitting in one of our Mac Apps classes, with the teacher explaining vectorizing, rasterizing and all sorts of other fun stuff. When I say that I remember her teaching us, I mean that I vaguely recall those words being uttered as I fumbled around one of the illustrator programs. Our assignment was […]

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April 5, 2010 3

Graffiti Design – Art or Vandalism?

By in Random

Defining art is a difficult task. Who is to say what constitutes a good piece of art? It is a highly subjective matter with few guidelines to go by. Some people think of art as paintings of nature, people, or bowls of fruit. Others think art is anything that moves you. Between all the traditional […]

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March 29, 2010 2

Turning Public Space into Art

By in Advertising, Design

Copywriters and designers are lucky. We get to think and write and design all day. While thousands of others are spending their work day with numbers and monotony, we get to stimulate our creative juices. But as with all things, there are both pros and cons that must not be overlooked. Yes, we get to […]

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March 15, 2010 3

Designers – The True Artists of our Time

By in Advertising

Once upon a time, a very wise and angry person said this bit of brilliance: “The thing I hate most about advertising is that it attracts all the bright, creative and ambitious young people, leaving us with the slow and self-obsessed to become our artists. Modern art is a disaster area. Never in the field […]

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February 8, 2010 1

Home, Home on the Web

By in Design, Web Design

People HATE ads. As a copywriter who makes a living writing ads, this is a very unfortunate fact to bear. Every copywriter, art director or person vaguely involved in the production of advertising is most likely hated for writing ads, and really hates to hear this. It means our days spent wading through the crappy […]

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February 6, 2010 2

Photo Gallery Template

By in Review

Are you an artist or photographer who wants to show his art works in the best possible blog or website? You can build your own website to feature your artworks, attracting potential clients as well.  Have your works with you and all you will need next is a web site host and an attractive template […]

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