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Addicted to Typography…and Jessica Hische by Nicole Elizabeth Quebedeaux

I have a borderline obsession with a designer (and her technique) that I’ve recently discovered: Jessica Hische. My name is Nicole Elizabeth Quebedeaux, and I am addicted to typography. And … Continue reading

June 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Illustrator of the Day: Skottie Young by Catonious Yarbrough

Hello, Everyone! Today I am going to highlight the illustrator and cartoonist, Skottie Young. Young has worked with companies such as Marvel, Warner, and Mattel.  I find his style rather … Continue reading

June 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Inspiration for Illustrators: Tim Burton by Ashley Schurtz

On August 25, 1958 in Burbank, California, a worldly known artist was born. Influenced by classic horror movies and Dr. Seuss, he started drawing characters of things that go bump … Continue reading

May 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Design Trends Tutorial: Banners! by Haley Musgrove

Hello Lamar graphic design blog readers, I am Haley Folk, a fellow reader and graphic design student at Lamar University! I got lucky enough to take over the blog today … Continue reading

May 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Typed Fresh Daily by Justina Jennings

There is nothing more inspirational than seeing someone who can create a masterpiece on pen and paper. Of course by that I could mean sketching, painting, or anything of that … Continue reading

April 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Zelda C. Wang by Heather Hussey

I came across Zelda C. Wang’s work by chance on the website deviantART. Her style was whimsical with elements that reflected the Japanese manga styles of “Bishojo” and “Bishonen” referring … Continue reading

April 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Kate Bingaman-Burt by Abbey Lejeune

In our society today, we, consumers, have an obsession to shop and spend money. For over a decade now, Kate Bingaman-Burt has been documenting what we, the consumers, have been … Continue reading

April 15, 2013 · Leave a comment