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Mavuno: Grassroots Development for Congo

Mavuno: Grassroots Development for Congo

I had the opportunity to design graphics for the new website for Mavuno: Grassroots Development for Congo. Mavuno, Swahili for “Harvest”, is a faith-based organization focusing on rural development in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Here is a screen shot of their homepage. Interested in…

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A Closer Look Into Our New Website Design!

A Closer Look Into Our New Website Design!

May 3 was officially Design Squirrel’s three-month anniversary. Over the past three months, I’ve learned a lot, seen a lot of great design, and thought through a few flaws on our own website. Over the past two weeks, I’ve been brainstorming, sketching, designing, and working…

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The Art of Hand Lettering

The Art of Hand Lettering

I’ve basically had the same handwriting since I was in 2nd grade. I learned the curvatures of each letter, practiced it on those practice sheets when I was little, making sure my capital letters touched the top of the box and my lowercase letters all…

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Jason Chen shirts – design process

Jason Chen shirts – design process

New design for Jason Chen’s “replay” camo shirt by Design Squirrel (available at www.NeverSleepStore.com). Image taken from Jason Chen Music. Check out some initial sketches, drafts, and a simple (but messy) design process below. See the evolution of the Tea-Rex, Rewind, and Replay shirts and…

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