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What If Superheroes Had Part-Time Jobs?

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High-fives for Malaysian illustrator Chow Hon Lam aka Flying Mouse 365 for creating this funny “Part Time Job” series. Besides saving the world, every superhero is capable of taking on another job during their spare time. See all the superheros at their part-time jobs after the fold. …Read On ›

December 23rd, 2013 | Blog | 8964 Views | 1 Comment ›

The Evolution of Logo Design

Companies change over time. Needless to say logo design have to evolve as well. Here is a cool info-graphic on the evolution of logo design from the early 1800s to the Present created by the British Design Experts team.

The Evolution of Logo Design …Read On ›

December 23rd, 2013 | Blog | 7136 Views | No Comments ›

Create a Visually Appealing HTML Email Signature For Apple iPhone and iPad

HTML Email Signature for iPhone and iPad

More people are writing and reading emails on the iPhone and iPad today than ever before due to its ever growing popularity. It is no wonder why since it is so easy and convenient to use. The Mail.app on the iPhone and iPad is very similar to the version running on Macs. The Mail.app on iOS can render HTML signatures very well even when designed with remote HTML images but Apple has not provided a simple way to install HTML signatures onto the iPhone/iPad. …Read On ›

December 9th, 2013 | Tutorial | 45007 Views | 8 Comments ›

Create a Complex HTML Email Signature For Mail on Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks

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Apple’s new operating system, OS X Mavericks 10.9 is now available and best of all, upgrade is available for free! There are many small changes made to the new Mail.app but nothing significant. Follow this tutorial to install a complex HTML email signature for Mail 7.0. …Read On ›

August 8th, 2013 | Tutorial | 206554 Views | 72 Comments ›

Goal Conflict

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I have recently written a post about Goal.com’s new logo. The mark was designed by Elmwood for Goal.com. Like many others, I admired the creative use of the TM mark as the soccer ball on the upper right hand corner. It was a wonderful and simple idea. Unfortunately it was almost identical to the logo of PitchWorks, a UK sports equipment company. Perhaps it was just too hard to avoid finding another similar logo due to the logo’s simple design. Were the designers at Elmwood aware of PitchWork’s logo? I personally doubt that they would copy PitchWorks’s logo if they knew about it. It was probably just an unfortunate coincidence. …Read On ›

July 13th, 2013 | Blog | 7918 Views | 2 Comments ›

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  • "Sure someone else could have created a greater logo redesign for EME Lighting but I was sold on Tim’s diligence & reliability plus I love our new logo! It is fresh, symbolic of who we are while staying in line with our brand intention."

    - Bill Lee
    CEO of EME Lighting
  • "Tim is a trustworthy and effective designer. He redesigned the entire visual identity system for my company & I am extremely pleased with it. As the CEO of a company with over 3000 employees, I would recommend Timmy to anyone looking to have some serious design work done."

    - Tony Ou
    CEO of Senqiu Lighting
  • "Tim effectively designed my website and newsletter. What impressed me the most was his ability to create the images, style and design I was looking for. I highly recommend him if you are looking for someone reliable, flexible and talented."

    - Christine M.
    Owner of Acupuncturebody
  • "Tim has a great personality that makes him a pleasure to work with. He is focused, hard working & always has an attention to details. He has great curiosity and constantly strives to learn & develop himself taking his work to the next level"

    - Slava S.
    Director of Creative Services at STV
  • "Tim conceptualized original ideas & executed the design brilliantly. He always made sure the highest technical & design standards were met. I could always count on him to translate the client vision into reality."

    - Linda G.
    VP Biz Dev. at Real Estate Arts
  • "Tim is a highly talented designer. He has excellent technology skills, amazing dedication & terrific interpersonal abilities."

    - Michael S.
    AD at Real Estate Arts
  • "Timmy is a very talented designer, he is passionate and reliable, his work is always creative & on time. He’s a good person with lots of energy, which makes him a pleasure to work with."

    - Jess L.
    AD at Sudler & Hennessey
  • "Timmy got a great system for helping you figure out what you want, need & putting those ideas down into a tangible product. He has done 3 sites for me already & anyone I have recommended him to has called me back to thank me."

    - Vahram S.
    Owner of Brooklyn Body