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MFA in Graphic Design

These 11 MFA programs offer a variety of specialties for those engaged in the noble pursuit of higher ed.

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The New Rules of Leadership

Tell the suits to take note of the new rules of leadership: Design-minded individuals are in a prime position to take over top business roles.

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Dreams of Drawing: How to Become an Illustrator in 2014

For any kid who went through a Crayola phase or doodled her way through high school, illustration seems like an ideal line of work. As with any dream career, however, the perks often overshadow the challenges. For every artist with a full list of client projects, there are quite a few more struggling to turn breakout Behance popularity into mainstream recognition. The industry is saturated, the competition is fierce, and the internet—the proverbial blessing and curse—has turned everyone (or is it no one?) into illustration superstars with hoards of followers.

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Credibility-Based Logo Design with Dr. Bill Haig

Bill Haig (Dr. William L. Haig)is one of a kind. He is the only Ph.D. in logo design and branding, and for good reason. Logo design and branding aren’t supposed to be something you can get a doctorate in, but he …

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Adobe’s Digital Publishing Suite

Publishing design (magazines, book covers, CD cases, etc.) has been a monumental staple in print design. So many prominent designers who stand by the print medium have careers rooted in the publishing industry, and yes they continue to wow us …

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Image of the Day, April 12, 2013

Awesome selection of prints over at society 6 created by young design professionals, like this Alphabet City map of London by Craig Ward.

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Image of the Day, April 4, 2013

Excellent music and design combine in these interior spreads and illustrations from Spain-based creative studio Pixelbox. Check out more here.

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Image of the Day, April 3, 2013

One of a series of letterpress printed alphabet coasters by Orlando-based Mama’s Sauce designed to benefit the Hamilton Wood Type & Print Museum. You can also help by making donations here. Via The Beauty of Letterpress.