Posts Tagged “design portfolios”

Quick Random Things I Find Online While Looking For Something Else That Is Worth Mentioning As Effective Portfolio Design.

by Calvin Cox on December 1, 2009

Designer/Illustrator:  Andy Quick As you know my job is portfolios. I eat and sleep design portfolios all day, every day. Sounds boring? Not in the least. I love seeing new portfolios and exploring a new designer’s creativity. But there is (…)

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6 Tips That Will Improve Your Design Portfolio Website.

by Calvin Cox on October 19, 2009

Image Credit:  From The Design Portfolio of Ana Gomez As we depend on the web more and more to sell our product or service, it’s important that we take the things that have worked for us offline and implement them (…)

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[VIDEO] 5 Minute Design Portfolio Review – Jonathan Smith, Industrial Designer

by Calvin Cox on October 1, 2009

I’ve decided to do a series of video reviews of design portfolios from the Styleapple Network.  There is no science to who I’ll select for review, simply that the designer’s internal portfolio (on Styleapple)  and external portfolio (Own website) is (…)

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The Styleapple Juggernaut – A Nod To Styleapple’s Fashion Designers

by Calvin Cox on September 17, 2009

The September issue of The Styleapple Juggernaut is now available, Here is an excerpt: It’s Fashion week in New York City. A time for the fashion industry to enjoy all the fruits produced from fashion designers who have worked around (…)

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New Social Network Launches to Get Designers Branded.

by Calvin Cox on April 21, 2009

It’s Official, Styleapple – The Branded Designers Social Network Has Launched We have arrived.  Our website is now live and we are so excited.  After several months of very hard work, I am happy to announce that we are officially (…)

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Styleapple.com Has Gone Into Private Beta – Branded Designers Readers Get First Dibs.

by Calvin Cox on January 9, 2009

We have been working on Styleapple.com – The Branded Designers Social Network  [A place  for designers to create or submit their portfolios website URL, Promote their work, find new creative jobs, build their fan base and become fans of other (…)

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11 Top Companies Logo Design Changes That May Surprise You!

by Calvin Cox on October 3, 2008

  Advertisement   My last blog post was about Google releasing its 2001 search engine for show for their 10th year Anniversary and how their logo has changed since then –  pointing to current company growth and design trends as (…)

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Creative Design Portfolio Spotted: Dave Werner – Graphics & Illustration

by Calvin Cox on July 17, 2008

My Creative design Portfolio of the moment is from designer Dave Werner. His design portfolio does an amazing job outlining his work, his thought process and creative perspective. The layout while creative still lends an easy navigation and thorough overview (…)

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5 Reasons Designers Should Use a Blog Instead of a Website

by Calvin Cox on June 2, 2008

Many of you are probably thinking the same thing. I’m a designer… not a blogger. Thereason I know this is because I’m also guilty of saying the same thing until I became aware of the overwhelming benfits of blogging. I (…)

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Top 10 Reasons Designers Fail – And Why it’s All in their Heads

by Calvin Cox on May 27, 2008

Here it is, my top 10 reasons designers fail to reach their creative potential. Whether your goal is to get more work or simply to gain more exposure in order to get more work. As a designer it took me (…)

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