At the beginning of each year comes the tendency to look forward – and a whole new set of trends to predict. And nowhere is this arguably more exciting than in the world of design.
So what trends can we expect in 2017? We see what the experts are saying.
The end of the year is fast approaching, and most people are already enjoying themselves on holidays. (MOST people…)
So, in ode to the year that was 2016, we’re taking a look back at some of our favourite blogs, eBooks and student achievements so that you can enjoy them all over again.
Where do you turn for inspiration? Do you have a favourite blog, Facebook or Instagram account you follow? Well if you’re looking for a little extra inspiration to boost your next project, then you’re in luck! We’ve had a chat to our experts over at Martin and they’ve sent over their favourite tumblr and Instagram accounts. (more…)
If you live and breathe all things design, then chances are you have already heard about Material Design. Launched in June 2014 by the design deities at Google, this visual language incorporates flat design trends to create simplistic visuals. (more…)
First impressions count. This is true for any first impression you want to make. Whether it be during an interview, meeting a new contact or showing off your portfolio, you want to make sure you’re sending the right message. You want to tell your future employer, client or colleague that you’re professional, proficient and above all authentic. (more…)
Street art and graphic design have a lot in common. Both require technical skill and design savvy; both are powerful visual communication tools that convey a strong message. And both are incredibly pleasing to the eye. (more…)
There are many different ways that someone can be ‘creative’, and at Martin we encourage all of them. Whether you are pursuing further studies for interest or for a completely new career direction, it’s important that you follow your passions – no matter how ‘different’ they may be. Authenticity is truly an asset. (more…)
Whether you want to add a little magic to your dining table or you’re looking for a thoughtful gift to give to your Kris Kringle, these festive jars will be a sure-fire hit. (more…)
Valentine’s day 2015 – Edward Dixon drops a knee and finally proposes to Liza Galantai. You would expect that it has been all sunshine and rainbows since that magical day in February, but times have been tough for Ed and Liz. (more…)
Whether you’re just beginning your journey towards becoming a Graphic Designer or you’re in the thick of a job hunt, the career possibilities that are available to you are truly life changing. Take one of our successful graduates Ram Castillo for example. (more…)