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Photographer JLPH / Cultura RF
Photographer JLPH / Cultura RF

It’s tempting to say that in 2014 Craft is big business, but of course Craft is always small business.

So when was it that we moved from the world of anonymous corporate branding, design and logos, to the world of sign-painting? Actually, in this post-credit crunch era its easy to imagine many financial institutions fantasizing about swapping the cold, discredited corporate typeface for the almost childlike appeal of handmade signage.

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The 10 Commandments of Color Theory is a comprehensive resource for all those who find choosing color themes a task too baffling and intricate. From the psychological impact of colors to the various different color schemes and combinations, this infographic holistically sums up the essentials of color selection and the anatomy of the color wheel all in one, unique layout.

The 10 points illustrated below dish out for you the elementary science behind the theory of color. This infographic is a sequel to DesignMantic’s The 10 Commandments of Typography which you can check out here

10 Commandments of Color Theory

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Massimo Vignelli, considered by many as one of the world’s great designers, is very ill and will be spending his last days at home. His son Luca would like all those who were influenced or inspired by him to write him a letter.

Here is my letter to Massimo that I will be sure to mail to him as well:

I was lucky beyond words. You were the first real graphic designer I ever met. I was 6 years old and you were visiting my father, who was then the publisher of Print Magazine and getting ready to start Package Design Magazine, on which you were a consultant.

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The Minimergency Kit for Moms contains an amazing assortment of 17 personal care items to prevent minor melt-downs. The kit contains a variety of mommy must-haves, including hand-sanitizing towelettes and caffeine gum. Included is a handful of kid-friendly items like a miniature crayon set, fun adhesive bandages, and the smallest deck of playing cards you’ve ever seen. The sporty chic pouch features white transparent mesh and measures only 3.5″ x 2 ” x 2″.
Pinch Provisions 16.00

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