This is the first in a series of articles I am writing about color theory. If you read to the end, you'll…

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And why does it matter? Design theory involves the fundamentals and principles of creating visual communication and all types of art. It…

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One fact about playing baseball: To advance to the next base, you need to leave the one you’re on. Baseball forces you…

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The commonly-given advice is: Do what you love and the money will follow. This is a great ideal, because no one wants to…

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"How do you improve your color vision?" One of my clients asked this question while we were discussing color options for a…

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Here is my step-by-step process for migrating a Wordpress web site from a working or development server (sandbox) to its permanent server.…

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One thing I really appreciate about using WordPress for my website platform is the multitude of time-saving plug-ins available. One plug-in I really appreciate is Akismet.…

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Biblically, angels are messengers and warriors, guardians and protectors. I developed a depiction of an angel as warrior, inspired by superheroes and fantasy…

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A Philosophy of Branding, Part 1
branding influence reputation typographic illustration in reds for Design and Conquer blog post

Of Influence, Time and Trust Branding is a popular discussion in my circles, and in the course of those conversations I gain…

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I recently explored digital printing options for a client’s business card suite that I had originally designed as a spot color job back in…

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My yearly publication design project for CSUN, The New Journal of Student Research Abstracts, has been published since 1995. It began as a series of…

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A significant percentage of my clients are non-profit enterprises. I have had many opportunities to design campaign materials, annual reports, and graphic…

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White papers help establish credibility and expertise, and advance a brand. While not every business and organization needs to publish white papers,…

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I design and edit a bi-monthly newsletter, Intercom, for Meeting Professionals International Southern California Chapter, a professional association of meeting planners, event…

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