Posts Tagged “inspiration”

Logo Design: The Meaning of Color

Let’s talk color theory! One of the most powerful forms of non-verbal communication is color. It can convey meaning and messages in design instantly. Research reveals people make a subconscious judgment about a person, environment, or product within 90 seconds of initial viewing and that between 62% and 90% of that assessment is based on color alone. Amazing! Our minds are programmed to respond to color. They can affect our mood, thoughts, emotions, or even our physical well-being. So it is important that when we are designing our logos and Read More…

Logo Trends for 2016-2017

The world of business and technology is changing at a faster and faster rate and with that so does logo design. What was popular five years ago may not be popular now. Technology is constantly giving us easier and more widespread ways of penetrating the market with commerce.  We only have seconds to make an impression. So as a treat for you I have put together a list of the latest trends in logo design. Let’s start with the type that has held for many a year… Flat The clean Read More…

Never too Old to Dream!

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. C.S. Lewis

I recently met a 87 year-old man who sews quilts for the needy in his spare time. He cranks out hundreds of quilts a year for this purpose. I met him while serving at a local temple and he also does gads of family history work when he isn’t serving his church, his family, or the community. The man was energetic and kind and a great reminder to me that no matter how old I am (or how young *wink*), we can all make a difference in this world.  His passion Read More…

The Purpose of Art… Cleansing the Soul

the purpose of art picasso quote

This summer has been a busy one around here.  Between selling my home, remodeling a new one, and having a baby, I have felt my creative juices just draining out of me.  Still, I gave birth to my beautiful baby boy, the home is now sold, and my remodel is pretty much complete (although, I have to say, is remodeling ever really finished? Let’s be honest…) I finally feel like I can breath.  And with every lovely, deep breath I feel more and more ready to create beautiful things… So, without further Read More…