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4 Women Who Excel at Graphic Design

Women are notorious for their eye for creativity and design. Using color, layering textures and creating objects of beauty have been areas where women have excelled for centuries. It is evident in the long history women have had in the arena of fashion design, home décor and more recently in the growing field of graphic […]

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Designing for Mobile

Web design is no longer effective if you don’t consider the different avenues in which it will appear. In the past, you were able to create online designs while only considering the various browsers that would be used. Now, we have to consider how they will appear on various mobile devices, such as tablets and […]

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Top Software Programs for Graphic Design

When it comes to the industry of graphic design, there are many software programs available for personal or professional use. Ranging from the very well-known and famous programs to lesser known, and even free, software, there is always a large variety of graphic design programs available on the software market. The industry standard is Adobe’s […]

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The 4 Types Of Designer’s Portfolio

Your portfolio is your calling card, your CV and your OK Cupid profile all rolled into one. It needs to show your skills, your range, your experience and, at its best, your personality. Your portfolio should show you to be brilliant, adaptable, and above all, unique. You’re a one in a million talent that any […]

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Art Attack: Why The Crafty Blue Peter Way Is Still The Best

Image by:  danhodgett Ahhh, Blue Peter. A British televisual institution. For people and parents of a certain age, we can remember the halcyon days of the catchy theme tune, affable presenters, name the pet competitions, and Yvette Fielding pruning her bush in the Blue Peter garden. And let’s not forget its ubiquitous use of cardboard […]

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Graphic Artists – The Best

There are a ton of amazing graphic artists out there, and they’re online to help share information and to improve your graphic arts and design. When looking for new artists, or online resources, it’s great to check out communities that are already prominent in the fields of graphic design and the web. What’re some of […]

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Hello, Graphic Artists!

Welcome to Art-212. We’re just now getting set up, and have launched our new blogging platform using WordPress. Our goal is to create an online community where fellow graphic artists can write, share, and communicate about the various aspects of the multimedia arts including, but not limited to, graphic arts, graphic design, package design, web […]

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