Print Design

Designing Print Collateral For An Online Business

Im glad Anne decided to post an article about print design on design shard, she works at a print house called hotcards and they also have a really imformative print design blog for you to check out, enjoy her article. Hello web designers, developers, and graphic artists of all sorts! Greetings from the semi-arcane world

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Top 5 Design Trends for T-Shirts

With the abundance of t-shirt design sites such as Threadless and Design By Humans, it’s easy to trendspot themes that are popular. Each site and its community has their own taste and it makes gaming the vote a lot easier. Here is a list of our top 5 design trends that are sure to give

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Print Design

Design Vocabulary – Color Terms – Week 2

Arrons third post, this time color terminology, you may have seen some of these terms used in some of your graphic applications so now you can learn alittle bit more about what they mean, feel free to contribute a color term in the comments to add to this post. Gamut (GAM-ut): Gamut is the range

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Design Vocabulary – Typography Terms – Week 1

Hey everyone, I thought it would be a good idea to share some of the terms designers kick around. This is the first of what I plan to be weekly posts to teach you all some “design speak” in small bite size pieces. Enjoy! To kick things off on this inaugural list: Typography Terms! Kern:

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Print Design

Tips on Pre-flight before sending to the printers

Arron Lock has kindly agreed to write some articles for design shard, you can check out his web site and follow him on Twitter He’s compiled some tips that should be taken in to consideration before presenting your files to the printer for printing. Expect to see more posts from him in the coming weeks

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