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The Importance of Letter Spacing

Kerning lets you control how quickly people will read your sign—or if they will read it at all. While kerning is quite a simple task, few designers take the time to actually do it (or do it correctly.)

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The Cool Woman

Kirk DouPonce of DogEared Design shows how to accomplished a cool distressed nose art effect in Photoshop.
Skill Level: Intermediate

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Using Type: Make it Legible

If you’re designing something, chances are you have something to say, so, make sure the message is clear and concise. Here are a couple tips to help accomplish that…

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Using Type: Use of Color

Never underestimate the power of color. It is an effective, powerful tool that provokes emotion, creates a mood, emphasizes an area, and evokes a response.

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Artist Leonetto Cappiello

Born in the Livorno, Italy, Leonetto Cappiello (1875-1942) revolutionized advertising into a powerful, eye-catching, collectable art form, which brilliantly linked bright, vivid colors with…

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