Archive for the Color Category


How to Create Your Own Flat Graphics in PowerPoint — and Why!

Microsoft began experimenting with a new look for the interface of its Windows Media Center in 2002.  But the Flat Design trend really took off with the rollout of Windows 8 in 2011, followed by Apple’s iOS7 in 2013. Flat design has ruled the world of web design for quite a few years now.  The […]

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Pick an easy trend to try

You may not be a graphic designer but you can still find ways to incorporate some of the latest design trends into whatever you do. There are so many opportunities to use visual images in your social media and content marketing and making sure your images are up-to-date, not stuffy and predictable, will let your […]

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Visual Inspiration from Children’s Books

A blog post I read recently about 10 great children’s authors inspired me to write about 4 of my favorites that were not on his list. The first book that I selected comes from my early childhood, while the others were discovered when I worked in the library while attending teachers college. Crockett Johnson’s 1955 […]

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Tuesday Tool Time: Find Images by Color

I just heard about an unusual royalty-free photo site that lets you search for images based on color. Unprofound.com is not fancy and doesn’t give much verbal information about how to use their site. But their FAQ page assures viewers that these photos can be used for pretty much any use – other than selling […]

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