Archive for May, 2013

FYI Monday: Clever Editorial Illustrations by Sébastien Thibault

FYI SebastienThibault Conan O Brien Illustration

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.

Sébastien Thibault is an illustrator based in Matane, Quebec, Candada. That is about all the info I could find on him. Apart from being shrouded in mystery, Sébastien is a wicked illustrator who’s minimal style lends itself perfectly for editorial purposes. It comes as no surprise then that his client lists included such heavy-weights as Time magazine, Wired Magazine, Boston Globe and Readers Digest to only name a few. For more inspiration check out sebastienthibault.com. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Beautiful Geometric Illustrations by Hvass&Hannibal

Inspiration by hvass&hannibal

This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.

Hvass&Hannibal is a multi-disciplinary arts and design studio based in Copenhagen, founded by Nan Na Hvass & Sofie Hannibal in 2006. All of their designs combine vibrant colour palettes with geometric shapes to great effect. For more inspiration make sure to visit www.hvasshannibal.dk. + Continue Reading

M2: Free May 2013 Calendar Wallpaper

May 2013 Desktop Wallpaper Thumb

This post is part of the free calendar wallpaper series. Each month I create a new wallpaper featuring the current calendar. Looking at the same image over and over again is not very stimulating. Hence having a new desktop background each month should help getting your creative juices flowing.

The May 2013 Calendar Wallpaper, entitled M2, is minimal geometric design using fresh, summery colours. As the name suggests, this is a stylised form of the letter M (for May). The typography infused with vibrant colours, subtle textures and block shapes should get you in the mood for the upcoming hot summer days. Let’s hope that there will be plenty of days like that in May. + Continue Reading