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  • Graphic Design Trends 2017: What’s Hot and What’s Not

    Update 10/18/2017: Graphic Design Trends 2018 are now out! Trends come and go. The graphic design world is always evolving. Some design trends fade away for months, others stay for years. Today we’ll spill the beans on which graphic design trends will generate buzz this year. Whether you will follow the crowd or set up a new trend yourself…

  • 22 Common Design Mistakes and How To Avoid Them

    Today we will be throwing light on some issues related to web design mistakes and design principles in general. It is an era of digital media and now designers have to pay attention to two main components specific for web design. We will discuss the very common 22 design mistakes that beginners make and how we can…

  • How to Use Pinterest: Tips & Ideas for the Pinner

    Created almost 7 years ago, Pinterest is a visual content sharing platform which has come a long way throughout the years. From a social media website that was originally limited to invitation-only memberships, which made it kinda exclusive back then, Pinterest is now open to anyone to join at any time. The mechanism of this…

  • 20+ Secrets to Taking Amazing Photos For Blogs and Social Media

    Taking amazing photos doesn’t necessarily require an expensive equipment, but what it takes is to learn some basic skills and tricks. In this article we will give you some easy and useful tips on how to improve your photography and use this knowledge for fun, your blog or your social media. Enjoy!   Movement 1. Move around,…

  • Visuals for Kids : Enhancing Communication and Learning

    In this article we will discuss the role of visuals for kids in the learning process, we will share some facts about how children learn and provide you with visual resources to aid your teaching process. Let’s start with throwing some light on why experts say visuals for kids are crucial part for the study…

  • Visual Storytelling: What It Is and How to Do It Right

    Visual storytelling is crucial part of successful branding and marketing strategies today. People no longer buy what they are shown and told to, but they have the freedom to choose what content they share with others and spread the messages that they care for. Nobody cares about the dry facts and how good your product is. There…

  • Angels and Demons Character Design: The Complete Guide

    Angels and demons character design is one of the most treated subjects through the entire Art history. Their juxtaposition (contrast between the 2) is often favorite theme and intriguing topic for artists. And let’s face it, almost everyone loves to relate themselves to these enchanting characters and is “cheering” for one of the “teams”. In this article we will…

  • Mascot Design – 10 Brilliant Transformations of Famous Mascots

    Nowadays, brands fight for customers’ attention more furiously than ever. There is an endless abundance of visual stimuli around us which makes it harder and harder to keep one’s interest. That is why, all companies, especially the big ones, are raising up their game with their marketing strategies. Often of these strategies is to make the mascot…

  • 15 Incredible Character Design Books on the Market

    Just started learning the ropes of cartooning and looking for some insightful character design books? Great! Here at GraphicMama we’ve put together 15 of the best character design books available on the market. Some of them are meant for beginners, others are suitable for those who want to take their skills to the next level….