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April 27, 2015

 

Typography inspiration | #1201

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From up North is going into it’s 6th year of promoting and inspiring creatives! To celebrate this we have some pretty big news that we hopefully can share with you guys shortly. Until then you can feast your eyes on yet another roundup with smashing type and lettering designs that we’ve come across lately.

April 24, 2015

 

Packaging Inspiration | #1200

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It is often said that 3 in 4 consumer buying decisions are made at the point of purchase. That is why it is crucial for product packaging to have maximum shelf presence. Great packaging should capture the shopper’s attention and give them enough information to close the sale. An effective package design should also build […]

April 23, 2015

 

Creative Poster & Book Cover Illustrations by Levente Szabó

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Check out these awesome movie poster and book cover illustrations by Hungarian designer Levente Szabó. The way he uses color and negative space to combine several illustrations is quite clever and reminds me somewhat of the work of Olly Moss that we featured a while back.

April 22, 2015

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Motion graphics inspiration | #1199

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

April 21, 2015

 

Illustration inspiration | #1198

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Feast your eyes on this brand new inspiration gallery with 25 superb illustration, paintings and drawings. Extraordinary high quality work by amazing artists from all over the world.

April 20, 2015

 

Beautiful lettering by Patrick Cabral

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As you might have noticed we’ve been amping up the amount of posts featuring talented artists lately. And this is something that we’ve been getting very positive feedback on, so we’ll do our best to keep it up. Today we’re kicking of a new creative week with a feature of yet another amazing lettering artist. […]

April 17, 2015

 

Logo Inspiration | #1197

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Creating a memorable logo may well be one of the most challenging tasks a designer can face. The success of an organization or brand can hinge on the effectiveness of a logo. So much information can be contained within those few shapes and lines. Here we present logos from designers who were able to rise […]

April 16, 2015

 

Beautiful Poster Designs | #1196

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Time for yet another roundup with nice poster designs! And in today’s gallery I’ve gathered 30 really cool designs that we’ve come across since our last poster gallery, listed below. Check out our previously published galleries for more posters like these ones: – Beautiful Poster Designs | #1142 – Beautiful Poster Designs | #1102 – […]

April 15, 2015

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Paintings for Ants by Lorraine Loots

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There’s a common saying that beauty lies in the details, which I totally agree with. When trying to paint something realistically it’s noticing the tiniest of nuances and details that will make the finished piece truly “pop” and look real. This is something that is quite hard to do and takes a lot of training […]

April 14, 2015

 

Digital art inspiration | #1195

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In these Digital Art galleries we present the best digital art and cool photo manipulations that we’ve come across over the last couple of weeks while scanning the web. More designs like these are available in previous galleries or in our massive image archive.

April 13, 2015

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Artistic hand-lettering by Raul Alejandro

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As you have probably noticed, today’s post isn’t a mixed type/lettering gallery that we usually put out on Monday’s. Instead I’ve put together a little feature of an amazing hand-letterer that I’ve been meaning to publish for quite some time. Most of you have already seen his superb work, and with close to 100K followers […]

April 10, 2015

 

Packaging Inspiration | #1194

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It is often said that 3 in 4 consumer buying decisions are made at the point of purchase. That is why it is crucial for product packaging to have maximum shelf presence. Great packaging should capture the shopper’s attention and give them enough information to close the sale. An effective package design should also build […]

April 9, 2015

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Awesome illustrations by Matt Taylor

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Matt Taylor is an illustrator and comic artist based in the Sussex countryside who spends his days crafting expansive, sometimes psychedelic, Americana inspired illustrations with a nod to classic comic book art of the fifties and sixties. Below you’ll find 13 of our personal favorites, but you’ll find Matt’s complete portfolio on his webpage.

April 8, 2015

 

Motion graphics inspiration | #1193

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

April 7, 2015

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Web design inspiration | #1192

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In need of some web design inspiration? Well, you’ve come to the right place! Here’s a new collection of web designs that we’ve come across over the last couple of weeks. Ranging from simple and elegant landing pages for new products and services to highly advanced e-commerce websites for larger online companies and organizations. Beautifully […]

April 6, 2015

 

Typography inspiration | #1191

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In our popular type galleries we present our latest findings containing great type, lettering & calligraphy designs. Great quality work by great designers from all corners of the world.

April 3, 2015

 

Logo Inspiration | #1190

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Creating a memorable logo may well be one of the most challenging tasks a designer can face. The success of an organization or brand can hinge on the effectiveness of a logo. So much information can be contained within those few shapes and lines. Here we present logos from designers who were able to rise […]

April 2, 2015

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Stunning Poster Art by Justin Erickson

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Today we’re featuring the work of Toronto-based illustrator and graphic designer Justin Erickson who’s consistently been pushing out some really spectacular poster art for famous movies and TV-shows. He’s also been hired by huge bands like Pearl Jam and Jack White to create their gig posters. Below you’ll find 18 of our favorite pieces by […]

April 1, 2015

 

Motion graphics inspiration | #1189

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

March 31, 2015

 

Illustration inspiration | #1188

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We are back with a new collection of magnificent illustrations, paintings & drawings collected over the last couple of weeks. In a typical manor I’d like to take the time to remind everyone that you’re able to submit your or other artists illustrations to these galleries by using the submit form located at the top […]

March 30, 2015

 

Typography inspiration | #1187

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In our popular type galleries we present our latest typography, hand-lettering and calligraphy findings. Great quality designs by great designers from all over the globe.

March 27, 2015

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Product/Industrial Design Inspiration | #1186

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In these new galleries we present great product and industrial designs that are modern, creative and beautiful. Designs where form and function works perfectly together.

March 26, 2015

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Extraordinary Illustrations by Olly Moss

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Since today’s featured artist creates such unique work and have been published on loads in popular magazines and blogs, I’m guessing that most of you guys already are quite familiar with his work. Yeah, British designer and illustrator Olly Moss is somewhat of a legend within the design industry and is probably best known for […]

March 25, 2015

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Motion graphics inspiration | #1185

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Today motion graphics has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an essential and powerful way to communicate and create visual experiences for everyone. Motion design mixes animation, 3d, cgi, stop motion, illustration, images, typography, cinematography, sound design etc. to form and […]

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