The Creative Edge

We'll help improve your design folio, give tips on finding clients and connect you with creative professionals

DESIGN A COFFEE BRAND LABEL IN ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR

DESIGN A COFFEE BRAND LABEL IN ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR

Follow this step by step tutorial to create a label design for a premium coffee brand. We’ll combine the styles of old and new with a mix of vintage patterns and contemporary typefaces to create a modern and sophisticated design. The final design will then be laid out on a printable template and mocked up on a Photoshop document.

Read More »

LABELS WITHOUT BORDERS

LABELS WITHOUT BORDERS

You’ve got a great label design, centered illustration, eye-catching typeface, engaging color palette, but it seems to be missing something…a border. STOP. Stop right there, because we need to talk about borders and why they aren’t the slam-dunk you might think they are.

Read More »

10 BEAUTIFUL AND INSPIRING PACKAGE DESIGNS

10 BEAUTIFUL AND INSPIRING PACKAGE DESIGNS

The design of a products packaging can have a significant impact on how consumers view the product. Having skills for creating high quality can help to make your own services more valuable to clients. For designers, creative package design can serve as an excellent source of design inspiration.

Read More »

14 DESIGN TIPS FOR MORE CLICKABLE BANNER ADS

14 DESIGN TIPS FOR MORE CLICKABLE BANNER ADS

Banner ads are one of the most prolific forms of marketing used in today’s online world. All companies use them in one form or another because they’re an affordable, measurable and effective medium to increase brand awareness – and there’s a lot of design work out there for them.

Read More »

KEY TIPS FOR GREAT FOOD LABEL DESIGN FOR FOOD AND DRINK PRODUCTS

KEY TIPS FOR GREAT FOOD LABEL DESIGN FOR FOOD AND DRINK PRODUCTS

There are currently around 10,000 new food and drink products introduced in the US each year. So what do you need to do to ensure that your new product gets noticed, or your existing product doesn’t get lost under the raft of newcomers?

Read More »