30th Jan 2017

Professional Color Printing Creates a Rising Star at Scottsdale Fashion Square!

2017-08-11T08:29:33+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Categories: Brand Marketing, Graphic Design, Professional Printing, Retail Display and Point of Purchase|

Collaborating on brand direction & nature of the business, we soon realized AZ STAR needed more than professional color printing–they needed a Branding Partner!

25th May 2016

Custom Wallpaper Coverings Make a Big Impact

2017-09-21T21:51:06+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Categories: Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Photo Murals, Wallpaper|Tags: , |

Savvy designers are discovering the potential in custom wallpaper coverings. Not only for corporate users, but for home decor, too. Ready to make a statement and turn your art or photography into an immersible design element? Getting started on your vinyl wall cling or high definition custom wallpaper order is easy. Stunning panoramic walls are only a few clicks away!

11th Mar 2016

When creative meets the right material – Dibond Prints!

2016-05-19T11:00:42+00:00 March 11th, 2016|Categories: Art, Graphic Design, Professional Printing|Tags: , , |

A childhood memory of artist Emily M. Randolph is brought to life with ArtisanHD's Dibond Prints.

26th Feb 2016

The Surprising Pantone Color for 2016 and How it Affects the World of Professional Color Printing

2016-03-11T11:43:44+00:00 February 26th, 2016|Categories: Advertising, Brand Marketing, Color, Design, Graphic Design, Wallpaper|Tags: |

Professional Color Printing always gets a boost when the new Pantone color of the year comes out; how is 2016 different and what can you expect to see. In this post we'll help guide you with great color resources!

1st Aug 2010

Learn how to use layer masks in Photoshop

2017-09-21T22:00:21+00:00 August 1st, 2010|Categories: Adobe Photoshop, Graphic Design, Photography|Tags: , , |

Knowing how to create and work with layer masks in Photoshop can save you time and offers control and versatility when editing and manipulating images that is superior to just using selections. For some reason layer masks have the reputation of being difficult to do, which is simply not true. Mastering this technique can aid [...]

1st Jul 2010

Fonts created from everyday objects

2017-09-21T22:02:57+00:00 July 1st, 2010|Categories: Design, Graphic Design, Photography, Typography|

The people at HandMadeFont.com combine photography and typography to create custom font sets. They take everyday objects, like toast, rose pedals, oil, grass, and even cheese to construct unique letters, then photograph them to transfer the font sets in to a digital format. The result is not your dad's Helvetica. These real life fonts are [...]

1st Feb 2010

Using stock images for large format graphics

2017-09-21T22:19:08+00:00 February 1st, 2010|Categories: Design, Graphic Design, Large Format|Tags: , |

On line stock image agencies are a great resource for designers when creating large format signage, advertisements, and displays. Getting the right image can be as easy as the click of a button. Finding an image that is appropriate for large format output can be more challenging. There are several sites that have 'large' or [...]

1st Aug 2009

Create on the move, there’s an iPhone app for that

2017-09-21T22:23:27+00:00 August 1st, 2009|Categories: Color, Graphic Design, Photography, Professional Printing, Technology|

Undoubtedly, you have seen Apple's commercials promoting the many applications (apps) you can buy to do a variety of things on the iPhone. What you may not know, is that apps are not just for nifty games and sending digital postcards to your family and friends. There are many apps that can be used to [...]