Archive for the Inspiration Category

FYI Monday: Vintage Collage Design by Gordon Reid

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.
London-based graphic designer Gordon Reid works under the moniker Middle Boop. His general style can be described as retro/vintage collage, but it’s not exclusive to this. Working mostly for the music industry he managed to snatch a fair share of design magazine commissions. Gordon also runs a blog and zine. Please visit his portfolio or follow him on Twitter for more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Gorgeous Print Designs by Allan Peters

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.
Allan Peters is a Senior Art Director from Minneapolis with over eight years of experience. He specializes in print design and all of his works have a vintage & retro feel to them. Please visit Allan’s portfolio to get even more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Beautiful Photo Manipulations by Pedro Donini

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.
Pedro Donini is working as a graphic designer and web designer in São Paulo, Brazil. While it’s hard to find any more information about him I let Pedro’s work speak for himself. His photo manipulations are gorgeous paying particular attention to the little details. Find a selection of his art below. Please visit Pedro Donini’s portfolio for more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Minimalistic Illustrations by Joe Bauldoff

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.
Joe Bauldoff is a graphic designer and illustrator from Charlotte, USA. Joe’s style can be described as minimal grunge illustrations though this is not exclusive. Visit his portfolio to find more print, logo and web design inspiration or follow Joe on Twitter. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Gorgeous Gig Poster Illustrations by Adam Hill

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.
Adam Hill works under the moniker Velcro Suit. He specializes in graphic design for the music industry and creates outstanding gig and concerts posters. By combining clean vectors with textures Adam truly captures the feel of a live show. Please visit Adam Hill’s portfolio to see more of his inspiring work, including CD covers and logo designs. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Retro Grunge by Taylor David

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.
Taylor David is a freelance graphic designer from Canada. He describes himself as designer, artist, actor, thinker, mentor and pirate. Taylor works under the moniker twentyonesquares. By combining photography, textures and geometric shapes Taylor creates beautiful retro grunge art paying particular attention to fine details. Make sure to visit the official portfolio for more design inspiration and/or follow Taylor on Twitter to keep tabs on his body of work. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Beautiful Lightning Design by Patrick Monkel

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.
Patrick Monkel is a freelance graphic designer from the Netherlands who works under the name of Monk Studio. You might have come across his website which has been featured in many “minimal webdesign showcases”. Today, I want to focus on Patrick’s actual design work. His style is very popular at the moment, using all the lightning techniques many want to learn. What I like most about the work is that Patrick Monkel manages to get very vibrant images with the use of mute colours. This just goes to show the amazing talent of this outstanding designer. Find below a selection of his work. Make sure to visit Patrick’s portfolio for even more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Vibrant Geometric Art by Rodier Kidmann

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.
Rodier Kidmann is a young digital artist from Argentina. While his design style is vastly random I am particular fond of his vibrant geometric works which have a nice retro sci-fi feel to them. Find below a small selection of Rodier’s amazing art. Visit rodier-kid.com for more inspiration. + Continue Reading