Broccoli between your teeth.

Broccoli between your teeth.

Broccoli between your teeth. Recently, I heard a most recognizable description of the fact that we are not fully able to see ourselves through the eyes of others. It is so easy to get convincingly caught in thoughts and viewpoints about “how we are.” Then, when...
Why ONE-BIT

Why ONE-BIT

Why ONE-BIT I have written and spoken about the importance of ONE-BIT logos more times than I can remember. You probably don’t either, so let’s venture on a small repetition: What is a ONE-BIT logo? It is a logo that, if necessary, can be rendered in one color only,...
So you won’t have to hire a graphic designer.

So you won’t have to hire a graphic designer.

So you won’t have to hire a graphic designer. Have you ever been in a coaching program for entrepreneurs? I have. Some are very expensive and last for months and years, while some are more reasonable and shorter.All of them follow nearly the same curriculum. We learn...
Do you need a video presentation?

Do you need a video presentation?

​Earlier this fall, I created a very short promo-video for myself. I had the opportunity to promote my business in a particular online forum. In hindsight, I am even happier that I made the video than I was at the time. The video tells a very short and compact story...
Your logo: your most important icon.

Your logo: your most important icon.

After my latest newsletter about icons, I had a response from a reader. It is always very nice when someone spends their precious time to answer or comment on what I’ve written. What was especially pleasant about this particular response, was that it came from a...
Do you use icons?

Do you use icons?

The word ICON is of Greek origin; “eikenai” meaning “to seem or to be like.” We know the meaning of this word from the eastern church as religious paintings, and also from popular culture meaning “idol”. Icons came to Graphic Design and visual...