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Inspiration Sites

Hey everyone! Check out these links that we talked about at the last meeting. Find some inspiration and do great work!

Graphic Design:

http://designspiration.net/

http://abduzeedo.com/

http://whatthecool.com/

http://jessicahische.is/

http://www.underconsideration.com/brandnew/

http://lovelypackage.com/

http://statemottosproject.com/

http://www.thedieline.com/

http://underconsideration.com/artofthemenu/

http://jolbyandfriends.com/

http://designspiration.net/

Art:

http://trendland.com/art/

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/

Typography:

http://www.myfonts.com/WhatTheFont/

http://www.fontsquirrel.com/

http://losttype.com/

Interface/Web:

http://tympanus.net/codrops/

http://onepagelove.com/

 

Posted September 27th, 2012 by hillse | AIGA, Inspiration, Resources, Uncategorized

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1 Word Night

Here are some of the designs from our 1 Word Night on November 15th. We used a random word generator to come up with a word, which we then designed for about 30 minutes. It was a fun event!

The word? THREE

Posted December 6th, 2011 by Krista | AIGA, Inspiration, Meeting, Uncategorized

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Need some inspiration?

If you are in need of some inspiration check out these links to the short films we watched at tonights meeting:

Have a great week!

-Krista

Posted September 27th, 2011 by Krista | AIGA, Inspiration

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45 Great Online Resources for Designers

Smashing Magazine boasts quality content that is mostly web design oriented, but their post on Time Saving and Educational Resources for Web Designers contains a handful of links that graphic designers will also find incredibly useful.  Take a look!

 

Posted May 23rd, 2011 by Madeleine Wichert | Inspiration, Resources, Tutorial, Typography

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typo/graphic posters | Great Graphic Design Resource

If you’re working on a design project and you need to get some ideas flowing, typo/graphic posters is an incredible resource. The site offers an exhaustive line up of typographic poster work by artists from around the globe.  Ranging from provocative to simply beautiful, all are innovative and unique.  It is one of my favorite sites for inspiration, and it’s also a great place to discover new designers.  Check it out!

Posted April 20th, 2011 by Madeleine Wichert | Inspiration, Poster, Typography

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PIVOT: Bridge | The Presentation is Now Available

Word on the street is people want to study the presentation space150 presented at PIVOT: Bridge. Ned Wright has graciously supplied us with the presentation they used. If you would like to download a copy just visit this link.

Posted January 14th, 2011 by Colin | Inspiration, Speaker

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Inspiration :: Business Cards

  • Have a project coming up that needs a business card designed?
  • Need to re-vamp your personal identity??

Here’s some inspiration to get you thinking differently :: Cardonizer

*Remember to use these as inspiration, not a source to copy from

Posted October 27th, 2010 by lindseybock | Business Card, Inspiration, Letterpress, Self Promotion, Stout

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Next Meeting | We Need Your Input!

ATTENTION AIGA MEMBERS!

Do you have cool, design-oriented videos bookmarked on your browser?  Got a favorite title sequence or music video that you just can’t get enough of?  We’d love if you’d share it with us!

Before next Tuesday, October 26, send us links and suggestions of 10-minute (tops) clips of any stop-motion, animation, type-in-motion, or music videos that you really love, think are interesting design-wise, or that have caught your eye. Just shoot an email to aiga@uwstout.edu and we’d love to include it in our discussion at next week’s meeting! Feel free to contribute many as you’d like.

A few examples:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WM1RChZk1EU&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ti5t88WJ3E&feature=player_embedded

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lAmem5wVOUU

http://vimeo.com/12273190

Posted October 19th, 2010 by Madeleine Wichert | Inspiration, Meeting, Typography