Weekly Top 5 tips and inspiration for print designers

Our Top 5 round-up of this week’s cool stuff for graphic designers includes Akzidenz-Grotesk inspired beer and the unveiling of another new Olympics logo. Please join my Google+ circle at http://gplus.to/RikHaynes for lots more design news and tips… every day!

Nerdy illustrations focusing on vintage games and movies

Look, it’s an old school Cylon Centurion from Battlestar Galactica. “By Your Command!”

Battlestar Galactica Cylon illustration

Image Source: But I Like That

McDonald’s fries get an eye-popping makeover

Artistic chips packaging by Ben Frost – Are you lovin’ it?

McDonald's fries packaging artistic makeover

Image Source: Creative Bloq

Official logo for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games unveiled

Renewed passion? Not seeing anything remotely passionate in this new Winter Olympics logo… how about you?

PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics logo

Image Source: Creative Bloq

New Oxo exhibition shows off Paul Catherall’s London prints

“The more you get into the print process, the more you become obsessed with the sheet of the ink and the finish you get.”
-Paul Catherall

Paul Catherall London BT tower print

Image Source: Creative Review

Bottled beer range inspired by an iconic German typeface

Akzidenz-Grotesk sure looks nice on a bottle of beer!

Akzidenz-Grotesk typeface inspired beer bottles

Image Source: Design Taxi

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3 Responses to Weekly Top 5 tips and inspiration for print designers

  1. Caroline Clarke says:

    Those are some decent-looking images. I’m amazed by how simple a lot of the art is but how powerful it comes across.

  2. Lisa Williams says:

    These are so amazing I do love the McDonalds fries one :)

  3. Israr Baig says:

    I really like the cylon art. watched battlestar galactica old and new. Liked the old cylons thou

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