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Meet the Artist – June Digan

This month in Meet the Artist we’re featuring graphic designer and illustrator June Digan. We recently featured June in an article on some of the best designers to follow on Instagram and decided to reach out to her in order to learn more about...

Artist of the Week – Shahul Hameed

This space is dedicated to featuring some of our favourite up and coming designers. Every week we’ll be scouting some hidden talent and featuring them in an article. We aim to showcase their work and share a little about them as an artist. If you’d...

‘A’ Paper Sizes

The dimensions of the 'A' paper sizes are defined by the ISO 216 standard. The 'A' series of paper sizes are for the most part used worldwide. It consists of 13 different paper sizes. This 'A' series paper size ISO 216 standard is based...

How to Design and Sell your own Apparel Online

Are you a creative that wants to generate a passive income off of your design skillset? We’re here to show you how. Welcome to the Print on Demand (POD) world! Nowadays, if you’re a talented designer and want to feature your designs on apparel...

Print on Demand earnings calculator

How much can you earn with Print on Demand? Have you ever wondered how much money you could make by selling your designs with print on demand (POD)? Or whether selling your designs with POD can generate an adequate passive income for you? The simple...

Best websites to buy mockups and templates

There are many instances in which designers might need to view how the design that they’ve created looks on an actual product. If not to verify how great it looks, another reason might be that you need to create a realistic impression of your...

The Ultimate Guide to Colour Theory in Design

What is colour theory? Colour theory is a general ruling of the colour wheel, what colour combinations are possible, and the effects of these combinations. These include the primary, secondary and tertiary colours, the 6 colour schemes and their relevant properties and harmony. Colour theory...

The Importance of Colour in Branding and Design

The Importance of Colour in Branding and Design Put simply, colour has an impact on our emotions, and our emotions have an impact on our decisions. The decisions we make are essentially the building blocks that work together to shape our lives. So, I guess...

Meet the Artist – Luba Vega

Interview with Illustrator Luba Vega In this month's Meet the Artist interview we meet Luba Vega – an illustrator from Belarus. She shared with us the details of her creative journey, what drives her as an artist as well as her thoughts on the big...

15 Best Instagram Templates

The 15 Best Templates for Instagram If you are trying to take your Instagram presence to the next level, you’ll need to ensure that your Instagram page stands out above the rest. Nowadays, beautiful pictures aren't enough – a cohesive aesthetic, look or theme is...

10 Best Design Accounts to Follow on Instagram

10 Hidden Gems of the Instagram Design World Whether you’re looking for curated design pages or specific artists themselves – we’ve got you covered. We’ve taken the time to dive deep into the Instagram design world and hand-picked a couple of our favourites just for...

Meet the Artist – Valeria Susik

The recent shifts that have taken place in the world as of late, have inspired us at Xquissive to take on a more fun and interesting approach to the content we provide for our visitors. We aspire to foster an environment that promotes a...