Traditional rules go out the proverbial window for designers on the search of something unique. If you want to innovate, you might have to break some rules especially when it comes to graphics design. Because when it comes to creativity in the digital world, you can’t always color within the lines.
• Thinking Out Of The Box
No, better yet, throw the box out as well. A design shouldn’t have any limits. In other words, it should only be limited to a designer’s own imagination; so let your imagination run wild. Everything from utilizing white spaces to fonts and using different mediums other than paper should come into the creative equation. And remember, being unique is contextual which means what is hot today may not be so sizzling the next day.
• Follow Your Instincts – No Really!
Have you ever taken time to try out your ideas on designs that you had absolutely no intention to sell? Remember, the only one who is limiting your skills is your own self. If a design exemplifies your vision and skills, it is good to go. The same goes with how you choose to optimize your design especially if you want web designs done right.
Of course, breaking the rules is easy. Doing the deed in a strategic manner is another thing entirely. However, a little bit of skill is all a designer needs to make a design really stand out without stepping on the toes of conventional digital wisdom. Which rules do you break without compromising your aesthetic hutzpah? Do you want to learn how? This Power Point presentation reveals all.