How to write a Creative Brief for a Brochure (or other Print Design Project)

When it comes to writing the perfect brief for a creative agency, where do you start? Here are some of our tips on how to write a good brief from the perspective of an agency that receives them. Example brief sheets that can be filled in electronically are provided to get you started. Read more…

5 Reasons to make your Website Responsive

With the influx of so many new smartphones and tablets, the importance of a responsive web design has never been greater. Read more…

Understanding The Language Of Print

The world of print can be overwhelming at times, particularly when some of the terminology sounds as if it were derived from a series of 80s horror movies – bleed, die, gutter, slug! Understanding some basic terms can really aid communication between your designer and printer. Here are the most common terms broken down so you can get a handle on the industry’s jargon. Read more…

10 Ways To Be Creatively Inspired

A flash of sudden brilliance is all that’s required to push through the creative doldrums. These are a few tried and trusted ways we continually use to enrich our creative dry spells. Read more…

10 Plants Perfect for the Studio or Office

Our favourite plants that are best suited to the studio or office, so that your weekdays can be as fresh and clean as your weekends spent outdoors. Read more…

10 Must Have Graphic Design Books

The dominance of digital over print has proven accurate to an extent but in the process we have realised that the tangible will never be replaced completely. We explore ten awe-inspiring books and discover why they are page turners. Read more…

12 Smartphone Apps for Graphic Designers

Another Colour handpicks our 12 must-have apps to keep every graphic designer inspired and entertained. Read more…