Tag Archives: Illustrator

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Halloween Vector Graphics Collection For Commercial Use

With Halloween right up our alley, it’s crunch time to get the Halloween graphics printed up. To save you time we put together this collection of Halloween vector graphics that…

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How To Set Up A Spot UV Business Card Design

The process of setting up a Spot UV business card is different from what you are used to. Since the Spot UV coating is not actually “printed”, the area that…

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Creating Die Lines for Custom Die Cut Printing in Adobe Illustrator

  This post is best suited for graphic designers who will be working on a die cutting project and/or those of you who simply like to know how to do…

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Adding Video to your Printed Marketing Materials for Free

  In this post we will explore in detail how to beef up your printed marketing materials by adding your own custom video and making it easy for your customers…

Creating Outlines from Type in Illustrator and InDesign

Why Do We Need to Outline Our Type? Before sending a file to a printer, there are a few important steps that must be considered.  One of those is making…

Design Tutorial: Offset Path Tool in Adobe Illustrator

Using the Offset Path Tool in Adobe Illustrator This tool is one of my favorites within Illustrator.  It does exactly as the name suggests, it creates a duplicate of an…

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Typography: Kerning, Leading and Tracking

Kerning and Leading are ways to manipulate the spacing between characters. Spatial manipulation in type can be a very important tool. Some fonts need to have individual characters adjusted to…

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How to Find Vector Corporate Logos and Hi-Res Product Images

Vector Logos of popular brands are sometimes hard to find for your designs… Customers in need of design services are usually not knowledgeable of technical properties of design… that’s why…

Typography: Appropriate Typefaces – Serif vs. Sans-Serif

When working with typography, it is necessary to implement the most appropriate typefaces in order to correctly convey an idea.  The wrong typeface can create the wrong mood and mistake…

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The Ultimate Marketing Piece – Eye Popping Media Kits

What Your Marketing Mix Is Missing When promoting a new product, service, music album, a band, a company, a brand, creating a media kit is essential to a successful marketing…