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The 5 Principles of Great Flag Design - Oklahoma City, Are You Listening?

Posted by David Hinds on Oct 25, 2016

Oklahoma City has a problem, and it needs our help. I’ll get to that problem in a short moment...

3 Tips to Drive Traffic to Your Blog Using Photography

Posted by Jeff Bowman on Sep 29, 2016

Why are you here? What exactly led you to this tiny speck in the vastness of the internet? Something about this blog post must have piqued your interest somewhere along the way, even if you’re not quite sure what it was.

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How Traditional Animation Lives in a Computer Animated World

Posted by Mike Anderson on May 26, 2016

In 2013, Disney’s Frozen became the highest grossing animated film of all time. Advancements in computer animation have opened the doors for studios like Pixar, DreamWorks, and Disney to become powerhouses in the film and animation industry. But with technology constantly evolving, it begs the question, has traditional, hand-drawn animation become a thing of the past

The Psychology of Color: How Color and Design Affect Behavior

Posted by Jennifer Blevins on Mar 18, 2016

It’s no surprise for decades the psychology of color has been evident in design. Color plays a significant role in so many marketing touch points including logos, product packaging and website design.

Here's Why It's Time to Un-stock Your Photography

Posted by Erin Robinson on Feb 19, 2016

There is a false sense that sticking a photo, any photo, on something gives it more value. We have access to billions of photos with the rise of stock photography. Heck, it can be easy and cheap so why not.

Creating Presentation Decks for the Listener, Not the Presenter

Posted by Jeff Bowman on Nov 24, 2015

Microsoft Powerpoint and its counterparts are spoken of in hushed whispers among graphic designers.

The Complete 8-Step Logo Design Process

Posted by David Hinds on Nov 18, 2015

If you ever come across someone who says they don’t care or have an opinion about logos, call them out immediately because they’re a dirty liar.

Your Brand Is Not a Logo

Posted by Erin Robinson on Jul 27, 2015

Have you ever built a house without a blueprint or better yet without a foundation? I wouldn’t recommend it. Yet, as an art director, I often feel like that is the task at hand when I don’t have a clear idea of what my client’s brand is.

Four Email Design Trends That Will Engage Your Readers Instead of Putting Them to Sleep

Posted by Aaron Cahill on Jun 24, 2015

For the record, I HATE EMAILS. Email campaigns are even worse. They’re boring. Stuck in the past. Nothing has really changed. They use old technology. They play by old rules.

How Super Bowl Advertising Has Changed the World

Posted by Steve Sturges on Jan 29, 2015

I believe in firsts. First to market. First to break a story. First time to do something. It’s good to be first. During this week of Super Bowl hoopla, I’d like recognize the first commercial to launch a marketing and advertising phenomenon: Apple’s 1984.