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Fundamentals of Graphic Design Typography: Part 2

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Greetings and Salutations budding graphic designers! In the second part of our discussion on typography, we will be looking at the secrets of contrasting type effectively.  In our last article, we saw the different categories of typefaces and examined their historical origins.  With that knowledge in hand, it’s time to apply it to our work. […]

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Fundamentals of Graphic Design – Typography Part 1

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

Greetings and Salutations budding graphic designers! This article is the first of many addressing a pressing need within the Web Design community.  Many beginners learn how to work with HTML and CSS but never seem to be able to recreate some of the fantastic looking websites professionals build for their clients. The main reason can […]

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Fundamentals of Graphic Design – Part 2: Contrast and Focal Point

Friday, March 12th, 2010

Greetings once more budding graphic designers! In our continuing series on the fundamentals of graphic design, we will examine the basic principles that will help your website design look more professional. In our previous articles, we looked at typography and the many ways it is used successfully in the design world. We also looked at […]

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Fundamentals of Graphic Design – Part 1: Alignment

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Greetings and Salutations pixel twisters and graphic designers! In our continuing series on the fundamentals of graphic design, we will examine the basic principles that will help your website design look more professional. In our previous articles, we looked at typography and the many ways it is used successfully in the design world. We now […]

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