Monday Quick Links: 01.31.11

Quick Links

Good Reads: The Typographic Monotony of American Retail, Should Designers’ Business Cards Be Designed?, Be Who You Are.

I get asked how to find work relatively often, so I will now be referring all future inquiries to Jessica Hische’s How do I Get Freelance Work?

I’m completely fascinated by this set of vintage photos from the Sydney Police Museum.

A Perfect Day is a typographic, stop motion animation by MFA Candidate Elliot Walker.

I’m in love with this beautiful print by Karina Eibatova.

House of Buttons looks like a great resource for web designers. (via swissmiss)

Here’s an amazing video featuring David A Smith, a glass sign artist. (via Jason Johnson)

Just added to my wishlist: Village’s 2011 Alphabet Tote.

I’m loving the idea of Trade School, where you can barter for instruction. The variety of upcoming classes is pretty awesome.


Courtney is the founder of Design Work Life and Seamless Creative, a small design studio she runs with her husband Brian. She now splits her time between developing brand identities for small businesses and soaking up (and passing along) as much inspiration as she possibly can.

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