How can I be a successful designer without working in advertising? [more inside]
During the late '80s or early '90s, Epic Comics, an imprint of the Marvel Comics company, printed a graphic novel about schizophrenia thinly veiled as a ghost story. [more inside]
I'm looking to create a dynamic graphical relationship infomap where different thought/idea "bubbles" connect to others via color or lines. Any software reccos?
Just moved to new york and I need help finding a job in the Graphic Design world. Help me get my foot into the door. [more inside]
What icon represents 'Graphic Design?' [more inside]
I am trying to find inspiration graphics for a piece I want to create. I know I have seen what I am looking for sometime in my life. The piece I am creating is for a mythical toy that is a disc shaped flying object. I want to make it in the guise of a 1930's or 1940's advertisement. A boys face in wonder A splashy graphical font across the top The disc "comin' at ya" with wind sweeps trailing back All in bold primary colors. I have scoured the web for some source material, but keep coming up empty handed. Any pointers would be appreciated. Henry
Multi part question: MOVING TO NY....what should the starting salary of an entry level Graphic Designer be? What are some Design Studios / Agencies I should be looking into? Details Inside. (I could also use some NYC advice...) [more inside]
How do you freelance graphic designers find work? [more inside]
My girlfriend and I just moved to Austin, Texas and she's looking for a job in graphic design. She needs advice, and I want to know how I can best help and support her in her job search. [more inside]
Disturbing, graphic Western movie/ TV show from childhood... [more inside]
I'm looking for books and graphic novels that are meant to be read multiple times. [more inside]
Please help me find some old logos that incorporated some kind of a globe! [more inside]
I am looking for the best sights for vector border graphics as I am designing my wedding invitations. Anyone recommend some decent sights? When I googled I did not get many sights with much. Thanks for your time and consideration!
I'm curious about companies like this one that convert Photoshop files to working HTML/CSS. If you've had an experience with one (good or bad), I'd like to hear how it went.
Am I a marketer? Am I a flack? Am I lost? Yep. [more inside]
What is the font used by Pylon on all their records and singles and everything else? You know, this one. [more inside]
CookingFilter: I need cookbooks or websites that have step by step visuals of recipes. [more inside]
I'm looking for an old graphic novel. [more inside]
Does anyone know of a free alternative for the font "Minion"? [more inside]
Graphic design department question: How do they manage a lot of little projects where you work? [more inside]
What printer/printer output will please an art director? An artist is shopping for a new inkjet printer. It will be used to print graphics and photographs for submission to art directors, so she would like to know if there are industry standards or preferences for the output. [more inside]
What are the best options for digital rendering in OS X? [more inside]
Name that pattern! I've seen some really nice designs lately that feature a stylised floral pattern running in a repeating, seamless motif. [more inside]
SVG or Java: Measuring the overlap of graphic objects [more inside]
How do I build and promote a totally non-commercial web site to disseminate useful and creative tricks for fixing a number of supposedly incurable health problems? [more inside]
Design filter. Help me layout a circular dial. Both InDesign and Illustrator are making this very tricky. Is there a plugin or other program that can help? HELP! [more inside]
Can you please help a Flash idiot (me) do what ought to be a fairly simple task? [more inside]
I just found this i my pictures folder. I really like it but I have no idea who designed it.
I'm producing a short Flash piece and am looking for inspiration. Could you point me to examples of good < 1 minute, basic promotions that artfully weave text motion with good music and photography/video? Not looking to get interactive here, just a simple but intriguing, inspiring motion piece.
Looking for vector graphics of 40's or 50's Indian bikes [more inside]
Why is a horizontal or vertical line in graphic design called a "rule"? [more inside]
I stopped 3/4 of the way through my degree. I'd like to get the piece of paper, but I don't necessarily want to study on campus or with that Australian university. [more inside]
What schools (colleges/universities) are good for graphic design in NYC? [more inside]
Medical Journal Advertising: need recommendations on firms or independant designers to create our advertisment. [more inside]
How do you boost the effectiveness and productivity of a graphics-heavy brainstorming session? [more inside]
Need to find or create a graphic that resembles a circular shape made by sealing wax -- like one would find on an old letter or document. Could be a photo image or a graphic/drawn image. [more inside]
Where can I find a graphic designer that would work on a sliding scale? [more inside]
I am looking for the name of a graphic artist who was featured in DWELL early this year. From the 50's (more or less), very modern and minimal drawings of insects and nature. It is a man, and I am pretty sure he was American. Anyone know this?
Best way to manage sketchbooks? [more inside]
When you register as a new user on a site, often times you are presented with a graphic where the letters/numbers a blurred or distorted (to present bots from registering) and a box below it where you are supposed to replicate its content with keystrokes. What is that thing called?
Trying to find a design job, but generally clueless as to how to proceed. Yes, even after reading this question. [more inside]
Is there any way to generate a series of swatches around a specific spot color in either Illustrator, InDesign, or CorelDraw? [more inside]
Pursuing an MA in illustration this fall at SCAD. After graduation, I'd like to secure a job in graphic design while becoming a successful illustrator. Given my background, what would it take for me to achieve this goal? [more inside]
Should I go to FIDM for graphic design? [more inside]
Rotring Xonox Graphic pens? In the USA/Manhattan? Help? Me? Find? [more inside]
I'm looking for a goofy 50s-esque TV graphic that showed a station technician sitting at a console with either video tape or film wrapped around his body, and spilling onto the floor - TV stations used to show it when they were having 'network difficulties' [more inside]
PortfolioWebsiteFilter: I need some examples of aesthetically pleasing websites! [more inside]
I like to learn things, but textbooks are boring! I find comic books gripping in ways that normal books aren't. Can you all offer examples of educational, information-rich comic books (or, if you prefer, "graphic novels")? [more inside]