Fall 2010

madison area technical college

Integrated Design

Good design is obvious. Great design is transparent.
— Joe Sparano

 

Design should never say, “Look at me.” It should always say, “Look at this.”
— David Craib

 

Practice safe design: Use a concept.
— Petrula Vrontikis

 

A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
— Antoine de Saint Exupéry

 

“To have a good idea, you must first have lots of ideas.”
—Linus Pauling

 

Bookmarks


INFORMATION ON MAIL REGULATIONS

DESIGN / IDEAS

Designers Toolbox

A great reference site with lots of info, check it out!

Graphic Design Links incuding royalty free photos

Trade Show Displays

Neenahpaper.com

Folders Templates : Presentation Folders Templates

Chicago International Poster Biennia

What Is Environmental Graphic Design?

Information Is Beautiful | Ideas, issues, knowledge, data - visualized!

zaBox - Design News, Tutorials and Resources / Popular Resources / Logo Design and Branding

Cardview - Your Business Card Design Inspiration Gallery


LOGOS

Logo Design History - Famous Logos by LogoOrange.Com

A Hidden Meanings of Amazon & FedEx Logo

whats-in-a-new-logo.html: Personal Finance News from Yahoo! Finance

20 Corporate Brand Logo Evolution


COLOR

Color + Design Blog / Design and Branding Trends: Olympic Games by COLOURlovers

kuler


GRIDS

A brief history of grids

Five simple steps to designing grid systems - Part 1 : Journal : Mark Boulton

Designing With Grid-Based Approach | How-To | Smashing Magazine

Grids - Order out of Chaos


BRAND AND IDENTITY

FinalistsCorporate Brand Guidelines Logo PDF
Large list of brand manuals

Visual Culture » Design History
The Corporate Identity Style Guide - Brand Standards and Guidelines Manuals

Brand Manuals Portfolio and Links
Corporate identity: Definition from Answers.com

Corporate Identity Manuals & Guides | Tutorials | Smashing Magazine

Branding & Corporate Identity Design

Branding & Corporate Identity Design Resources

REBRAND showcases brand transformation case studies, resources, and the REBRAND 100 Global Awards

BrandingBranding.com

Identityworks - Tony Spaeth, Identity Consultant: corporate identity and corporate brand building

Brand New: Opinions on Corporate and Brand Identity Work

British Graphics | Past present and future of corporate identity

history of corporate identity

The Visual Repertoire of Obama’s Run for the White House2009

REBRAND 100 Global Awards Winners

UNIMARK INTERNATIONAL | AIGA Chicago

Saffron Brand Consultants


MANUFACTURERS - LIST OF PAPER MANUFACTURERs FOR OFFSET PRINTING

Champion Paper

Crane

Finch Paper

Fox River Paper

Fraser Papers

Mr French

Gilbert Paper

International Paper

Mohawk Paper

Neenah Paper

Potlatch Paper

 

PAPER FOR INKJET AND LASER PTINTERS

Pictorico Paper my favorite

Epson Paper Paper my favorite

RESUME PAPER, ENVELOPES ANF BZ CARDS

Paper Mill

Paper and More

Limited Paper