Emily Holland Design

Daily Dose of Creativity and Inspiration

Nike Redefine’s ‘Just Do It’

In 90 seconds Nike puts together an inspiring and entertaining commercial that initiates creative thinking. Nike hires ad agency Wieden + Kennedy for it’s 25th anniversary of  their slogan, ‘Just … Continue reading

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Put Your Best Portfolio Forward

Google Hangout is a great new way to communicate with multiple people and directly record your meetings on YouTube. The Webby Awards hosted a Hangout with creatives from Ogilvy & Mather, Wieden … Continue reading

September 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Imported from Detroit

I first saw this commercial in my visual culture class. It is the type of ad that gives you the chills. A mix of the perfect deep voice, Eminem’s “Lose … Continue reading

September 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are

Amy Cuddy speaks of body language and how it can affect you in everyday life and the workplace. She goes on to discuss how nonverbals govern how you think and feel … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Swiss(ish) Poster Design Inspiration

Swiss design was originally used to promote Swiss tourism in the early 1900s. It’s legibility made it popular festivals and events. Typically, Swiss poster design is SIMPLE, uses a grid, … Continue reading

August 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Color Resource: Adobe Kuler

I love color. It’s possibly my favorite aspect of design, okay one of them. Adobe Kuler is an excellent resource site in coming up with great color combinations. There’s a … Continue reading

August 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Freelance Work

Freelance work can be extremely valuable to a young design student, or anyone really. It allows you to work with clients and build your portfolio. I have learned a LOT … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Advertising with a Purpose

  IBM launched functional outdoor ads for their. “People For Smarter Cities Project”. The campaign by Ogilvy & Mather France is to support forward thinking in pedestrians and local leaders to create … Continue reading

June 22, 2013 · Leave a comment