Author Archives: Jessica Farris

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Vibrant Resources for Color Lovers

Are you passionate about purple? Do you burn with the romantic radiance of rich reds? Do cheerful, energetic yellows brighten up your day? If so, you’re likely one of the color lovers that are so prevalent in the design world. Color is what you make it: sensitive, explosive, dreamlike, atmospheric, somber, cheerful… the sky...

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6 Stunning Paper Folding Projects

Popularized in 9th century China, paper folding is one of the world’s oldest art forms. It continues to be a popular outlet for creatives of all stripes today, inspiring cleverly-folded masterpieces. If you want to learn the art of paper folding, you’ll find great resources in the Paper Folding Kit from MyDesignShop.com. Inside, you’ll...

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How to Make a Product: Product Design Checklist

Learn all about the product design process in Liz Long’s HOW U course, How to Make a Product: The A-Z Guide to Product Manufacturing. Enter code LIZLONG at checkout to take 20% off tuition! photo from Shutterstock Have you ever wanted to learn how to create and distribute your own product design? Liz Long,...

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How to Design Creative Packaging for Beverages

Creative packaging design takes a lot of work to perfect. Read up on it in the Handmade Packaging Workshop book by Rachel Wiles. This book explores explores innovation, design, and the beautiful aesthetic of handcrafted packaging. Get it here. Do you have a great idea for creative packaging for your favorite drink? Have you...

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HOW U Video: Try it Free

HOW and Print are proud to introduce HOW Design University Video, a new website featuring a broad variety of design videos and tutorials to help you advance your career and perfect your design skills. For 25 years, the HOW brand has been educating designers in all disciplines by drawing from the brightest minds in...