Five top tips for designing your logo

Start on paper It is tempting to skip this stage and hop straight on the computer but it is beneficial to start sketching your ideas first. If you start on paper you will have a lot more freedom to experiment and create new ideas.   Use the right program Illustrator is the perfect program to […]

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Five top tips when using spot UV

Spot UV has the ability to make anything feel and look instantly more luxurious. It can highlight design elements creating that little bit of extra flair. However, some careful thought is required when deciding where and when to use spot uv.   Texture Spot uv can really appeal to people’s sense of touch. When used […]

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How to design a flyer

A well-designed flyer should catch your attention and maybe even get you to take action. They can be used as a general marketing tool or to advertise a specific event. Whatever your reason, there are several key design decisions that should be considered to make sure your flyer doesn’t end up in the bin or […]

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Why every business needs a brochure

A brochure is the second most important item of advertising after a website. A brochure explains what your business is about and is perfect to display, post and hand out.   What should your brochure contain? When deciding what to include in your brochure remember that the information should appeal to your target market. Here […]

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Five business card don’ts

Don’t use borders Avoiding straight lines around the edge of a business card is a good idea. The printing process is not 100% accurate and this can result in a lopsided border!   Don’t limit yourself to one design Be creative and have several varieties on one design theme. A different design for each member […]

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