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Archive for February, 2015

Advice from Recent Graduate Michelle Niewald

Advice from Recent Graduate Michelle Niewald

  Last Friday, February 13, the Creative Ink team had the opportunity to Skype with Michelle Niewald, a Stephens alumna and former Creative Ink firm director currently working in St. Louis for Anheuser-Busch Credit Union. It was inspiring and reassuring…

Mockups; a Designer’s True Friend

Mockups; a Designer’s True Friend

  As February 21 draws near, three members of Creative Ink are preparing their senior portfolios to be reviewed by industry professionals at the AIGA student conference in St. Louis.   Many important decisions must be made leading up to…

Tips for Staying Organized

Tips for Staying Organized

Organization is critical for success in any profession, and Creative Inkers must use their organizational skills every day to plan their projects, create their designs and deliver the best results for their clients. Below are five tips I’ve compiled that…

Inspirational Spaces

Inspirational Spaces

  For many designers, inspiration can be found anywhere from books and movies to Pinterest boards and Behance portfolios. Once designers have found their inspiration, the space in which they nurture it becomes the next matter to consider. Some designers…

Reviewing Super Bowl Ads

Reviewing Super Bowl Ads

Creative Executive Hannah Bilau and Account Executive Brianna Jackson gathered on Super Bowl Sunday to enjoy each other’s company and watch the commercials featured on advertising’s biggest day of the year.   As they watched, they also discussed how they felt…