Display advertising works! But ad design is an art and a science. Display ads should always be designed by a pro. I specialize in spot ad design -- ads that are about the size of a business card but carry the same power to SELL as larger ads.
Postcards, posters, and fliers are the type of project I am most frequently asked to design. My postcard layouts partake of crisp linear elements, combined with expert application of typography and styling choices and strict adherence to postal regulations.
Today, in the digital age, self-publishing is a viable alternative to traditional publishing, but the layout and design should be done professionally -- especially with regard to brochure design, wherein the fold lines are critical, and ePub design on the other end of the spectrum, wherein even the slightest error in styling will backfire on you just when you're ready to publish.
Effective marketing materials break the mold of traditional. In-store discount cards, custom gift certificates, event tickets, handouts, custom business cards that double as discount coupons, and more.
Every designer has his forte. When it comes to logo design, mine is for simple, geometric designs that partake of complimentary color schemes...
Who better to design your restaurant menu than someone with more than 20-years experience in the Food & Beverage industry? Someone who actually knows the restaurant business? -- From house and prix fixe menus to happy hour table tents to the trickier design and layout demands of take out menus... and more
ABOUT THE DESIGNER: (David) Tice Allison has more than 25 years experience as a graphic designer and layout artist. His design and layout techniques combine the classic linear elements of curves, color harmonies & textures, all blending together for a look that is classy, artistic, and practical. Mr Allison is also an accomplished actor, appearing frequently on stages in Sonoma, Marin and Napa counties. View his actor website: www.TiceAllison.com
Expert layout, typography and design for print advertising.
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"My designs partake of 2 'smart' behaviors: old-fashioned planning plus deliberate reliance on intuition -- the latter being the most beneficial kind of 'smart' in my experience."
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