Pentagram's new identity for illustrated book publisher Thames & Hudson

Creative Boom

Pentagram has designed a new brand identity for Thames & Hudson , the publisher founded in 1942 by Walter and Eva Neurath, to make the world of art accessible to everyone. Pentagram researched previous incarnations of the publisher's logo and looked at how it was applied.

Nearly Published: Two graphic design students start a platform that celebrates processes, mistakes and failures

Creative Boom

Abbie Lilley and Lili Phillips have launched Nearly , an online publishing platform that reveals the creative process, the submissions that never got published, the ideas that never came to anything, the mistakes and the lessons and "the wild and wonderful thinking behind making".

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Nearly Published: Two graphic design students start a platform that celebrates processes, mistakes and failures

Creative Boom

Abbie Lilley and Lili Phillips have launched Nearly , an online publishing platform that reveals the creative process, the submissions that never got published, the ideas that never came to anything, the mistakes and the lessons and "the wild and wonderful thinking behind making".

Why you should approach magazines to feature your work (and insider tips on how to get published)

Creative Boom

You might think an interview or article about yourself in a magazine won't directly result in some paid creative work, but you'd be wrong. Raising your profile in lots of different places helps to build your brand and put you in front of many relevant people.

2 Years Since Shillington Sydney: Natasha Michels—Designer at Nine Publishing and Creative Director at Sweaty City magazine


Only two years after graduating, Natasha now works as a Graphic Designer at Nine Publishing , alongside her role as Creative Director of the brand new Sydney-based independent magazine Sweaty City —which she co-founded with friends.

Noted: New Logo and Identity for Music Publishers Association by The Playground

Under Consideration / Brand

1881) "Music publishing generates over a quarter of the UK music industry's £2.6 In 2018 Music publishing in the UK contributes £459 million to the UK economy, this has increased by 5% since 2017. “The Music of Sound”.

Digital Publishing Essential Training

A Graphic Design Blog

As part of the Mbari Uno Workshop Series aimed at deepening design knowledge and driving innovation, Mbari Uno presents Digital Publishing Essential Training with Laolu Obende. This program will focus on bridging knowledge gap for designers aspiring to take up a career in publishing design.

Slanted Publishers

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Slanted Publishers

How to Launch Your Blog or Portfolio in 2020 (3,500+ Word Start to Finish Guide)

Inspiration Feed

The graphic design industry is tough. No matter where you go, you’ll see amazing talent through the work of other designers in the field.

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The Monomarks Book: My 1st Self Published Perfect Bound Logo Design Book

The Logo Smith

The post The Monomarks Book: My 1st Self Published Perfect Bound Logo Design Book appeared first on The Logo Smith All Content © 2020 |. The Monomarks Book: My 1st Self Published Perfect Bound Logo Design Book. Starting the Self Publishing Journey.

NYC studio EyeBodega transforms Enorme gallery into a hotbed of indie publishing

Its Nice That

The studio has transformed Manhattan gallery Enorme into a pop-up shop featuring publications from small presses and independent artists from all over the world, providing a whistle-stop tour of the great and the good in illustration, independent publishing and print-making.

People of Print teams up with Kickstarter to support and celebrate independent publishers

Creative Boom

People of Print has joined forces with crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to come up with a fair and sustainable model for the UK's fast-growing independent publishing industry. One lucky winner will then have their idea published in early 2020.

How to publish your design


Below, we give you a step-by-step guide to publishing your creations. . Once you’re happy with your final product, find the publish button and press Download. Once complete, press Publish and then Present.

Mother Shanghai publishes a “cookbook for our age” complete with saliva-inspired brush

Its Nice That

Created by the team during two months of lockdown, the recipe collection takes inspiration from Chinese ration books and propaganda with a dash of contemporary colours and chaos.

Cravenhill Publishing


The post Cravenhill Publishing appeared first on Shillington Design Blog.

Dressed Cats: Postcards From The 1950’s By Artist Eugen Hartung Published By Alfred Mainzer, Inc.

Design You Trust

From the 1940s through the 1960s, the Alfred Mainzer Company of Long Island City, NY published a series of linen and photochrome humorous cat postcards illustrated by Eugen Hartung (or Hurtong) (1897–1973), sometimes referred to as “Mainzer Cats”.

Twinkl Educational Publishing


The post Twinkl Educational Publishing appeared first on Shillington Design Blog.

Gordon Kaye On The Pandemic Pause

Graphic Design USA

Blog Top Stories GDUSA publisher Gordon Kaye gordon kaye Graphic Design News Graphic Designers and the Pandemic Letter From Publisher massimo vignelli remote working Social distance Work Is WorshipA first cut on how graphic designers are dealing with the coronavirus crisis in real time.

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LogoArchive ExtraIssue – Past & Present


The distinctive smaller format of LogoArchive–a zine on mid-century symbols that channels the independent spirit of niche publishing–has created a space for experimentation and collaboration with those who also share a similar interest in symbols and corporate identity programmes of the past.

The Collector Club is a new digital publishing platform for indie comic books, graphic novels and art journals

Its Nice That

The curated site hand-picks comics by independent creators, celebrating self-publishing and aiming to virtually recreate the appeal of browsing a comic book shop.

Lookbooks by Studio Lowrie


Opinion by Richard Baird Lookbooks is an online bookstore that specialisises in fun and quirky publications of the past. Recent acquisitions include Old Bohemian and Moravian Jewish Cemeteries by Petr Ehl, Arno Parik & Jiri Fiedler, 1991 and 101 Cake Design by Mary Ford, 1987.

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Vrints-Kolsteren on a year of self initiated and self published work

Its Nice That

A studio we’ve long admired here at It’s Nice That and one comprised of Vincent Vrints and Naomi Kolsteren, we find out what the studio has been up to this year. Read more

The first volume of Nadav Kander’s portraiture is being published by Steidl

Its Nice That

The British photographer and 2009 Prix Pictet winner has released The Meeting, a book containing over 200 portraits of modern luminaries, including Barack Obama, David Attenborough and Werner Herzog. Read more

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Shillington Post 08—The Creative Women Issue


Branding Featured Graduate Interviews Graphic Design Inspiration & Ideas Industry Connections Industry Interviews Interviews Publishing Resources Shillington female creatives publishing shillo post women creativesExciting news!

Spotted: New Name and Logo for Music Publishers Canada

Under Consideration / Brand

Visit Link. About Spotted posts. No further images are included. No opinion is given. Not even a punny title. These are just… spotted. Best available link to learn more about the change (or the company) provided in the link above. Poll and comments are open

'It's a Whole Spiel' Book Cover Illustration

Lisa Maltby

updates published work PUBLISHING publishing latest work illustration hand drawn lettering figurative children's booksI was commissioned by Knopf Young Adult books, an imprint of Penguin Random House, to illustrate a book cover for the anthology ‘It’s a Whole Spiel.’

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16 Cool Apps for Instagram to Change Your ‘Gram Game for the Better

Graphic Mama

We’ve selected a few apps that will help you plan how and when you should publish your content. The app will connect to your Instagram and analyze it to generate a heatmap of the best times of the day to publish your photos.

MMS provides a window into an inspiring period of pre-war female graphic design

Its Nice That

Natural Enemies of Books is published by Belgian publisher Occasional Papers.

Hand lettered editorial cover for Optometry Today Magazine

Lisa Maltby

Commissioned by: Think Publishing Art Directed by: Juanita Adu. hand drawn lettering illustration latest work published work commercial lettering

Black Print

I Love Typography

An introduction to early African American print culture; its authors, editors, journalists, printers and publishers in America. From protest pamphlets to the first Black newspapers and books. The post Black Print appeared first on I Love Typography. typography america typographic firsts

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Learning through fun: My first Gloriously Curious workshop

Lisa Maltby

updates educational children's books publishing published work talks portfolio latest workThis week I had the challenge of leading a ‘Gloriously Curious’ workshop for around 90 children at a school in Doncasterr.

5 Important Book Cover Design Tips to Help Your Book Stand Out

Crowd Spring

Marketing and branding book cover Book Cover Design book cover design inspiration book design graphic design marketing for publishingLike it or not, people judge books by their covers. We all know that we’re not supposed to… But we do it anyway.

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Chatsworth Renewed Collector Cards

Lisa Maltby

design educational figurative graphic design heritage illustration latest work portraiture published work PUBLISHING updatesChatsworth House is currently running its Chatsworth Renewed exhibition, which celebrates the people who have helped to maintain and restore the house.

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Once Upon a Time: Chatsworth Christmas leaflet design

Lisa Maltby

design graphic design hand drawn lettering heritage illustration latest work published work updatesIf you go to Chatsworth House over Christmas you will see it transformed for their ‘Once upon a time’ themed trail.

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The Dog: Illustrated playing cards for Chatsworth House

Lisa Maltby

art direction bespoke illustration design educational graphic design heritage illustration latest work portfolio published work updates

The Photographer Who Used the Camera as a Passport to Freedom

Feature Shoot

Theme Friday Dear Mr. Picasso documentary photography Fred Baldwin photojournalism Schilt PublishingAfter knocking repeatedly on Pablo Picasso’s door hoping to meet the master, a young college student by the name of Fred Baldwin was turned away. Then inspiration struck.

Worker Coffee Branding

Lisa Maltby

design food and drink hand drawn lettering illustrated logo illustration latest work lettering logo design published work typography design folioWorker coffee is a company that is rooted in traditional industry, with the founder’s background in engineering.

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Chatsworth House Illustrated Map

Lisa Maltby

graphic design heritage illustration latest work published work updates art direction trailsChatsworth House needed to refresh their previous estate map in order to modernise it and make information clearer.

Book of Wonders

Lisa Maltby

publishing PUBLISHINGProject coming soon! Watch this space…. see more work.

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