Movies to spark your inspiration

Posted on 07/03/2017 by admin
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Need to get inspired for your next big creative project?

We caught up with Stephen Morrison, our Design & Technologies Program Manager in Melbourne, to get his expert opinion on movies that get the creative juices flowing.

And he did not disappoint. (We know what we’ll be streaming this week.)

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Student feature: Rena Ting

Wondering where a course in web design and development from Martin can take you?

We caught up with web design graduate Rena Ting to learn more about her creative career path after Martin. Rena currently works as a graphic and web designer at the Selenic Group, a digital agency in Melbourne specialising in creative design, web development and online marketing. (more…)

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2017 Design Trends: What to expect

Posted on 17/02/2017 by admin
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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.

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2016: The best bits

Posted on 21/12/2016 by admin
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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.

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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…)

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Top Trend of 2016: Material Design

Posted on 30/05/2016 by admin
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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…)

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Six portfolio tips from a Senior Designer

Posted on 27/05/2016 by admin
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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…)

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SlideShare: Street art around the world

Posted on 18/05/2016 by admin
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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…)

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Are you the creative type?

Posted on 15/04/2016 by admin
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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…)

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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…)

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