Giveaway: Comment to Win 2 x $100 Sticker Mule Credit *Winners Announced!

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If you’re following Fudgegraphics on Twitter or like it on Facebook then you will know that I’ve recently got my first sticker sets from Sticker Mule. If not, then you can have a look at them here. I’m super thrilled with the outcome which makes this post even more special. Today, 2 lucky readers get  a chance to win $100 worth of free stickers. Sticker Mule make custom stickers which are fade, scratch and water resistant.  The turnaround time is super fast too. Just upload your artwork, pick your size and shape, and they’ll send you a free online proof. For more info make sure to follow @stickermule+ Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Stunning Mixed Media Art by Doug Alves

FYI Monday: Mixed Media Inspiration by Doug Alves

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.

Doug Alves is a Brazilian graphic artist and illustrator based in Los Angeles, CA. I’ve come across Doug’s beautiful works a couple times over the last years and figured it was about time he got featured on the blog. If you like mixed media illustrations and photo manipulations then you should love Doug’s designs. For more inspiration make sure to visit his portfolio. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Abstract Geometric Portraits by Nicola Felaco

FYI Monday Abstract Geometric Portrait Inspiration by Nicola Felasquez Felaco

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.

Nicola Felasquez Felaco is an Italian graphic designer who loves to play with geometric shapes to create abstract portraits. Each pieces uses subtle textures to counter-balance the stark vector feel. My favourite designs are the Super Mario illustration and the Lassie poster. If you like Nicola’s work as much as I do then please visit felasquez.com for more inspiration. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Funky Typography by Luke Lucas

FYI Monday Typography Inspiration by Luke Lucas

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.

Luke Lucas is a 35 year old art director, designer and typographer from Melbourne, Australia. I’ve come across Luke’s typography works a multitude of times and figured it was time to finally feature him on the blog. While he’s not only a type guy, Luke enjoys this sort of work best. So it comes as no surprise that you mostly find funky, fresh and clever typography design in his portfolio. After all, why would you promote the work you didn’t enjoy doing as much as something else. For more inspiration make sure to visit www.lukelucas.com or say hi on Twitter @_LukeLucas. + Continue Reading

Now/Here: Free November 2011 Calendar Wallpaper

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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 November 2011 Calendar Wallpaper is entitled Now/Here. I’ve always wanted to try out a minimalistic space-themed design reminiscent of 2001: A Space Odyssey and Moon. I hope you like the result. To those that have been waiting for the wallpaper I want to apologize for the delay. Enjoy!   + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: The Phraseology Project by Drew Melton

FYI Monday Typography by Drew Melton

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.

Drew Melton is a letterer and designer (sometimes illustrator) based out of Grand Rapids, MI. His work has taken off since the start of “The Phraseology Project“. The idea is simple, take user submitted words or phrases and design them with type. This project has led him to a number of opportunities with brands such as Toyota & Saatchi and Saatchi. Rather than focusing on the client work today I want to show you some of the typographic designs for the project. I hope you like them as much as I do. For more inspiration make sure to visit phraseologyproject.com + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Beautifully Vibrant Designs by Sebastián Andaur

FYI Monday Inspiration by Sebastian Andaur

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.

Sebastián Andaur is a 17-year-old artist & designer from Chile. I’ve been following his work for a while now and having only updated his portfolio yesterday I figured this is a great time to feature his work. Sebastián has a great sense of colours, shapes and compositions. Every design manifests a new side of his visual talents and I can’t wait to see what he comes up next with. Don’t take my word for it though, have a look at some examples below. For more inspiration don’t forget to visit his portfolio. You might as well say hello on Twitter while you’re at it. + Continue Reading

FYI Monday: Clever Philographics by Genis Carreras

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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.

Genis Carreras is a graphic designer based in London, born in Catalonia in 1987. Today I want to showcase Genis’ latest project: Philographics. Using minimal poster designs the aim is to explain philosophy through basic shapes. It’s such a great concept and the execution is flawless. Below are a few examples, but please check out the whole series here and don’t forgot to check out Genis’ portfolio for more inspiration. + Continue Reading