This blog is meant to inspire your creativity, share industry best practices, and keep you informed of important news and events related to graphic design students and faculty at Brooks Institute as well as the field in general.
- Blog Inspiration: 5 Sites That Will Inspire You
December 21, 2013
As a designer, you should take blog inspiration from a variety of influences, both design-related and non-design related.
- 5 Elements of a Strong Design Portfolio
December 18, 2013
Your portfolio is the storefront display of your brand. It should draw your audience in and say, "Isn't this amazing? Don't you want more?"
- 5 Graphic Design Principles Every Creative Should Know
December 17, 2013
Whether you are a photographer, Web designer or filmmaker, the fundamentals of graphic design are important across the board in creative industries.
- Maximize Graphic Design Inspiration with 5 Creative Habits
December 14, 2013
Creative online communities like Pinterest, Behance and Dribbble are like greenhouses for creative types, but following them excessively can actually stifle creativity and produce anxiety.
- Overused Fonts in Graphic Design
December 10, 2013
Whether someone is doing a business presentation or creating copy for a website, they quickly learn small things can cause big problems. A tiny mistake can draw the audience’s attention and make the source appear less credible and authoritative.