May 29, 2020

Design trends: Should you follow them?

Amongst the creative industry, one might find themselves wondering, should I follow the current design trends?

Keeping up with the latest trends in the industry can play an important role in creative designing however, this all depends on the purpose of the project. Anything having to do with design work depends on the desired final outlook. This of course also comes down to the client commissioning the job. One should ask themselves, is the client looking to stick to current trends or do they want to stand out and go totally the opposite direction? It all comes down to taste, I guess. Design is very subjective, some might be courageous enough to want to try something that has never been done before, something that is bold and stands out. Whilst others would prefer to play it safe and stick to what they know works well.

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April 3, 2020

Don’t be afraid to use a different design process.

It's a great time to live indoors. Technology is always evolving. We're always eagerly awaiting the next software update, counting down the days to use those new tools and features. Although, for some, this is just too much. Some of us are used to using always the same three or more programs. Having the right set of tools is great but what about working with them to create the next big thing?

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March 19, 2020

Creatives Malta: What’s Happening?

Back in 2017, a group of creatives had a vision; To build a local community of individuals from the creative industry. Their aim was simple, to create and inspire! Fast forward to 2020 and Creatives Malta has become a hub for sharing portfolio work. Anyone from graphic designers, photographers, and other artists are encouraged to share their work with the community through Creatives Malta’s social media. The organisation has even organised a couple of spectacular events that gave local artists a chance to exhibit their work, meet and collaborate with other creatives.

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