You get a new brief for a logo design and what happens? You get excited at the prospect of a new client, a new project and a chance to design something well, new! A problem I’ve found though, is the logo design brief itself. It’s a huge contradiction. It can be a valued tool if the client … [Read more...] about Fixing the Logo Design Brief
Archives for January 2015
I'm always on the look out for great legible fonts which are not so fancy, trendy or decorative. I need fonts which work for professional business use, ones I can use for modern identity design on all levels. It needs to work as the logo text, typesetting, headers and paragraphs and preferably … [Read more...] about Last day of the sale – Adagio Sans Family – only $20!
We've decided to change our popular "Research & Inspiration" posts from generic inspirations to posts covering a particular discipline. To start off, this weeks R & I is for Graphic Design. Check the great graphic design work we've found from around the web. … [Read more...] about Research & Inspiration #14 – Graphic Design
My desktop PC is my workstation and sometimes I need access to it when I’m not sitting in front of it and thanks to Chrome Remote Desktop I can do that and I can do it pretty easiliy. There are plenty of remote access apps available on the market but I don’t work in I.T. and I don’t want the … [Read more...] about Tool of the month: Chrome Remote Desktop
Whilst I do use quick and informative marketing materials such as flyers and brochures, it’s actually the Conceptstore blog which has always been the subconscious marketer for Conceptstore. Unlike flyers and such, it plays the long game; articles I’ve written 4 years ago are still attracting new … [Read more...] about The New Design & Business Blog with Premium Content
Using Free Rsources As a start-up you maybe looking to invest in equipment, stock, software or even procedures however these are changing times and it’s amazing how many free resources are out there to help you get started. From accounting software and word processing to time keeping and even … [Read more...] about 101 Start Up Tips #12