Creative Tidbits #193: Logos Good and Bad, Posters, promotions and more

by Fred Showker

Fred Showker's Creative tidbits

Creative tidbits is a column in DTG Magazine featuring creative inspiration This will be great fun -- looking at political logos, and a state logo, plus an opinionated artist, a promo for a nonprofit, and lots more to get your creative juices flowing. If you find some creative inspiration, send it along and share whith all our readers!

  • Reading through the eyes of a dyslexic: New font simulates frustration
  • New TN logo named 'Pork of the Year' by Beacon Center
  • The 2016 U.S. presidential candidates' logos, ranked
  • The Star Wars poster is ultimately a piece of shit
  • Creative Ways to Promote Your Association
  • Bikes become Art - Not a Paper House

Have a great time . . .

The Star Wars poster is ultimately a piece of shit

creative graphic arts & design maverick graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister explains why he thinks that record cover designs will always be superior to film posters in this exclusive interview
      The New York-based designer pointed to the Star Wars film posters as examples of bad graphic design compared to record sleeves during an interview at Amsterdam's What Design Can Do conference.
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Reading through the eyes of a dyslexic: New font simulates 'frustrating' condition by making words almost impossible to read

creative graphic arts & design Unlike most campaign posters, Daniel Britton’s designs are almost illegible. With parts of the letters missing, the slow process of trying to decode the words becomes frustrating and wearing. And that is exactly how it feels to have dyslexia, says Mr Britton, 25, who created the images to raise awareness of the condition.
      Mr Britton, from Hartley, Kent, made the posters while in his last year of university, because he believes dyslexia is misunderstood and misrepresented.
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Bikes become Art - Not a Paper House

creative graphic arts & design In his blog posting called "30 Creative Bicycle Storage Ideas" interior designer Daumantas Toleikis presents a collection of storage solutions, many of which turns a bike into art. It's a great idea, and with today's lightweight bikes -- it's an easy design solution too!
      Not a Paper House is a blog in Lithuania, focused on interior, architecture, design. But it says very little about the owner or background.
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