Petit Natural

Petit Natural

One of my passion is packaging. I can go to any store, and the first thing I look is the packaging of the product. On how they are design, the color palette, the typeface. One of my favorite website about packaging is thedieline.com.  Below is an example of a great and attractive bottle packaging from … Continue reading

Is not “WOW” but “wow”

Is not “WOW” but “wow”

Client: It’s not a “WOW!” It’s just a “wow.” Do you know what I mean? Me: Not really, can you please be more specific? Client: Let me put that another way. I wanted a “WOW!” You gave me a wow.” Is that so hard to understand? Me: Is that really putting it another way? Client: … Continue reading

Pros and Cons of Flat Design

Pros and Cons of Flat Design

Now days you see flat designs everywhere. Is the new trend and I personally love it. It is simple and attractive but too much flatness can be boring. I found this article very interesting at designmodo.com written by Carrie Cousins. •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• There’s not denying that flat design is the big thing in design these days. … Continue reading

Top 50 Best Free Fonts

Top 50 Best Free Fonts

As a designer, I am lover in typography and I know couple of websites with great typefaces. At the moment I cannot buy typefaces but in the mean time I can have the free ones but not only free but the best ones. The website, Ultralinx, give us the pleasure to gather up the top … Continue reading

Bookmark inspired Art Nouveau

Bookmark inspired Art Nouveau

Well it has been I while that I don’t post anything. I have been busy working and learning new stuff at my college. Talking about college, we have to make a bookmark inspired by Art Nouveau. So instead to draw a woman, I decided to draw a koi fish. The color palette is small, only … Continue reading

Girl Effect

Girl Effect

I saw this video two years ago and I was amazed how simple but powerful was the message. As a graphic designer, sometimes it is difficult to make an ad or any work to send certain message. Sometimes using the right colors palette and typography, can make an amazing ad. I really liked this video, … Continue reading

Do Brazil, Carol Rivello!

I couple years ago, I started to pursuit my passion of graphic designs and illustration. An I started to search for inspiring artist and see their portfolio. I ended up in the famous blog, Abduzeedo. By that time they were featuring a great illustrator from Brazil, Carol Rivello. In the post, she made a tutorial … Continue reading

Bad experience, good laugh

Bad experience, good laugh

I consider myself with a great sense of humor. Matter of fact, that helps me a lot through my daily living. For me, is like a therapy. I am surrounds with a lot of negatives vibes that sometimes my work can project it. I can’t concentrate or I am not inspired. It is hard to … Continue reading

Music, Sound and Creativity

Music, Sound and Creativity

So how many of you use music to get inspired on a project? Well I do. I often put on my iPod or Pandora and off I go. Sometimes I just browse some odd music just to “feel” the vibe. I really like any type of music (no reggaeton!) like rock, metal, electronic, salsa, ska, … Continue reading