There is a phrase: ex nihilo nihil fit. It roughly translates from the Latin as from nothing, nothing comes. Generally, this is a…

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There are things we encounter that awake something in us and inspire us: an experience, a revelation, a new insight or piece…

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We talk about creativity and innovation in terms of thinking outside the box. Thinking outside the box still needs to remain within the…

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Where an artist can begin with a blank canvas and pursue a serendipitous route to an end result, a designer begins with a set of criterion and remains within set boundaries from concept through completion.

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I am currently in the concept stages of a logo development project. I always begin in my sketchbook, doodling forms and symbols,…

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