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The Democratic Lecture

I was checking my email this morning and an entry called “The Democratic Lecture” posted by Creative Review caught my eye. Graphic designer and visiting lecturer Craig Oldham has created a rather unique system to deliver lectures to his classes. He created a website where students can pick five of his lectures that they find most interesting and then he will lecture on these topics. Oldham states, “
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Quick Mock-ups Using Photoshop

One of my students, Dylan Fant, turned me on to www.psdcovers.com which is a graphic resource site for any Photoshop actions users. PSD Covers provides high quality actions such as eBook covers, smartphones, tablets, bottles, soda cans, cartons and CDs to name a few. They also have many other graphic design resources like textures, icons, backgrounds, vectors and more. Best of all—it’s free!
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American Graphic Design & Advertising 28

This year the American Graphic Design & Advertising competition will be bringing back their full-color hardcover publication that showcases the award-winning work. I have entered this competition on several occasions and will probably enter the competition again this year. Judging is based on concept, execution, and appropriateness and is blind juried reviewed. To find out more information about this graphic des
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