Author Archives: ambroselerma

Brochures: Thoughts

My newest client has hired me to design a multi-page brochure.  When the project was described to me I imagined a simple brochure but after meeting with them it turned out that this project is more complicated.  The project has … Continue reading

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Postcard Flyers

Postcards.  They seem to be everywhere and have become a staple of any business’s marketing efforts.  I see them at restaurants, at the local coffee shop, and stuck to my windshield.  Recently I was hired to create a postcard design … Continue reading

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Magazine Start Advice. Getting a team together.

It’s been a while since my last post but a lot has happened since then.  I am now past issue #2 and working on issue #3.  Doing a monthly magazine is hard work.  There never seems to be a day … Continue reading

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More magazine tips.

Lately I’ve been so busy I haven’t had time to post anything up here.  I’m at the tail end of getting the magazine published. We are about to send it off to print real soon. Things I’ve learned 2.0 ( … Continue reading

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Selling Magazine Ads, hooray

Last time I talked a little about what it took to start up a magazine and let me tell you it’s a lot harder than it sounds (if that didn’t sound hard enough). What is the thing you need to … Continue reading

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Bad design and so I whine

Nothing irritates me more than seeing something poorly designed. Whether it be an app on my phone, a car, graphic or web design.   I know that I am no professional but every time I see a local website or … Continue reading

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Magazine start up? Why not.

So things have been picking up here.  We’ve been busy planning for the launch of Drink Laredo the magazine.  We’ve also been having meetings with potential clients. We’ve picked up a local bar. I designed their new menu. It’s quite … Continue reading

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