Posts in the Category: Graphic Design

Responsive Web Design

By Posted in - Graphic Design & Web Development on March 27th, 2012 0 Comments

We seem to be getting this request a lot lately … “can you design our new site for a mobile phone?” or “will our new site look okay in an iPad?” or “should we re-design our website to be more mobile-friendly?”

It’s a valid line of thought — and these are exactly the kind of questions clients should be asking. Mobile web usage is at an all-time high (see insightful article and “infographic” from DigitalBuzz). Some estimate that mobile Internet usage will overtake desktop Internet usage by 2014. The way your site looks in an iPhone, on a Droid, or in a tablet matters now more than it ever has. The W3C even has a standards section devoted entirely to mobile.

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Working Alone

By Posted in - Graphic Design on February 8th, 2012 0 Comments

As the lead, and oftentimes only designer working on a project at JLB, it can be hard to stay fresh and continuously come up with ideas–not to mention good ideas. Over the 5+ years of …

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GuideGuide

By Posted in - Graphic Design on January 12th, 2012 0 Comments

Those of us who use Photoshop on a daily basis (literally) know how frustrating using the guide system can be. Guides are used to mark certain dimensions and points of alignment within a photoshop file. …

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Serif / Sans

By Posted in - Fun & Graphic Design on December 13th, 2011 0 Comments

Graphic designer, Julien Mercier, created a typeface that combines both serif and san serif font details to create a really interesting and elegant approach to typography. It’s called Otsuki-Sama and …

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In Search of Inspiration

By Posted in - Graphic Design on June 24th, 2011 0 Comments

I find it so hard to get inspired just flipping through websites.

I love that Twitter takes me places I would never go on my own, but sometimes I need to get creative when looking for …

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