Happy World Graphic Design Day

So this is world graphic design day? I didn’t know about it. What is graphic design?

I’m not going to give you a lecture about the history of graphic design. But I have a quote I still remember.

“Design is not a thing you do. It’s a way of life.”
Alan Fletcher

As a graphic designer, you tend to have a different lifestyle. You cannot put what you do or what you know aside once you’re away from your computer or off your work schedule. Whenever you are in a restaurant, you look at the surrounding, the murals, the seats, the colors, the menu (and yes, it would take me forever to order) and typos before you sit down and spend some good time. Here is a list of things that makes you know you’re a graphic designer: You Know You’re A Graphic Designer When…

And for celebration, I have some eye candy for you *drool*

Here’s what to name your pet

30 inspiring calligraphy work

60 inspiring examples of creative clothing design

50+ Amazing & Clever Examples of Alternative Movie Poster Design

And for your eyes (and ears, although I’m not a big fan of the song, but the visual performance is good) here’s Beyoncé from the 2011 Billboard Award

Enjoy this dedicated day (that we spent behind our computer screens looking for inspiration) and let’s hope not all clients would be Clients From Hell


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