Design NashvilleDesign applied to marketing, web, product, applications, and more
First off, I don’t know any inside information from the state or GS&F. However, having run an agency and worked at a couple, here are principles to understand about logo design.
Principle 1: The client affects the cost more than they realize.
Principle 2: Clients make revisions that sometimes remove the original thought put into it.
Principle 3: Generic is the new cutting edge.
Principle 4: Legal usage affects cost.
User Experience Design applied to Print?
It’s a smart idea to provide your customers and prospects with something useful that they can use all year…read more
—Having your own voice. What makes something creative? What is uniquely you, that only you bring to the table?read more
Costco, way to rock the gas buying experience and employing someone to care about the details that matter to customers.
Let your resume, colleagues, and clients speak for your experience, but only show your most recent design work. While past work may have been perfect for the situation, it will usually be judged by current trends and standards.
Promoting your own personal brand has become as important as your business’s brand. That’s one of the reasons I revived ThatcherDesign.com.read more
I was asked to give a one minute presentation titled: How the #@&! did you get that job? for an AIGA Student Conference. This was the result.read more
Thatcher Design was established in January 2000. In 2012, I started MagneticVerb, initially as a replacement for Thatcher Design. MagneticVerb is still alive and well as a marketing + design consultancy. At the same time, I have to admit…read more