Episode #35: Creative Brief: 45 Ways to Get Design Inspiration

Design inspiration

Ever get stuck in a creative rut? No more! Here are 45 ways to get design inspiration whether it’s for a logo, typographic, print or web design project.


Brainstorming

It seems non-creative, but I like to make a list of words that describe the project and then look at a thesaurus and brainstorm words that would be ways of illustrating those concepts.

Print

Art and Design Magazines and Websites

Logo Design Sites

Typography Sites

Web Design Sites

Stock Photo Sites

Portfolio and Social Media Sites

Offline

  • Fabrics/patterns
  • Listen to music
  • Visit a museum
  • Go for a walk
  • Other designers

Creativity often strikes when we least expect it, so I hope these help you get inspired for your next project.

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