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Creative Charity: Doing Good with Design

Michigan Creative Blogging, Branding, Creative, Photography

As a young person in my senior year (what!?) of college, it’s a little crazy to think I’ll be going out into the real world (or back to my parents’ house) in just a few months. How am I ready for the workforce? I’m actually about to go to a career fair later today, and I couldn’t be more nervous. Even …

My new desktop

New OS, New Me

Michigan Creative Blogging

When I found out that there was another update Mac’s operating system last Tuesday night, I was very doubtful that the new version would offer anything new or positive for me; it always seemed to me that chasing trends of having the latest in software, hardware, fashion, and other things would ultimately be more tiresome (and expensive) than rewarding. After …

Finally Finding What is Right For Me

Michigan Creative Blogging, Marketing, Michigan Creative, Video, Web Design

I recently started my summer by working as a Graphic Design Intern at Michigan Creative. I remember starting at Olivet College and had no idea what I actually wanted to do for the rest of my life. That really seems like the hardest thing to figure out while growing up. I changed my major a couple times and ended up …

Knowledge is Power!

Michigan Creative Marketing, Michigan Creative, Video

Although my role around here at Michigan Creative has become quite substantial in the last year, and I could continue to work here full time, I’m going to continue on the path of education. I believe one should never stop learning, and that’s exactly what I intend to do. Recently I was accepted to Kendall College of Art & Design …

The Perfect Crossover of Angry Birds and Well-known Brands

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Along with the rapid growth of technology and contemporary art, competitions between tops brands are kind of fierce. The marketers work with artists and come out with extraordinary ideas and features to suppress other brands. Being creative is the key to success here. Recently, a series of pictures designed by a Russian graphic designer has caught my attention. The pictures …

What can design do for you?

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Graphic design is a form of visual communication and it is everywhere. Literally. While you might see billboards, or other business and street signage as “visual pollution,” all of these were carefully designed to effect change in the viewer’s perception of a product or service. Although these might not reach a large segment of viewers, they do make a difference …