Six things you probably don’t know about the Gutenberg Bible

By | 2018-01-17T06:28:56+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Inspiration|

In the late 1400's, German entrepreneur and inventor Johann Gutenberg created the "Movable Type Machine." The very first printed book was created using this ground-breaking contraption, and naturally the first book ever printed was the Bible. Johann Gutenberg Pope Pius II wrote a letter to the Cardinal Carvajal of Rome in which [...]

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The Sky’s the Limit with Building Wraps

By | 2018-01-10T11:11:44+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Inspiration|

"A brand is a story that is always being told." Make sure your target market knows your story and never forgets it. You're driving to work, stuck in bumper to bumper traffic, staring out your window, desperately seeking some distraction to take your mind off the frustration of the situation. And then you see something! [...]

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The History of Poster Design and Poster Printing

By | 2018-01-11T06:53:11+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Inspiration|

1878 saw the invention of lithography printing, however, at the time, the technology was too expensive and slow for the production of posters. During this time, most posters were created using metal or wooden engravings, with little to no design or colour. This all changed in the 1880s with the development of the 3 stone [...]

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How to stay inspired when designing a logo

By | 2017-12-13T07:52:41+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Inspiration|

The perfect logo design doesn't just manifest out of nowhere. Graphic designers need to stay inspired when creating the perfect logo for a brand. So, where do you look for inspiration without having too many design ideas cluttering your creativity? Here are a few suggestions to help get your design inspiration flowing: Clear your mind [...]

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10 Printspiring Print Adverts

By | 2017-12-13T06:22:19+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Inspiration|

Print is a powerful marketing tool that is still incredibly relevant, even in the digital age. Whether small scale brochures, or massive billboards, print plays an important role in marketing success. No matter the print medium you choose, you need a concept that grabs attention. A concept that will stick with the viewer long after [...]

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Best Superhero Poster Designs of all Time

By | 2017-12-11T10:56:16+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Inspiration|

For years there was a real monotony to Superhero film posters, specifically those released by DC and Marvel. Seeing the stoic hero standing in front of some kind of explosion or recently destroyed landscape was inevitable. But there have been some recent (and some older) film posters that broke the mold and gave us a [...]

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The Highest Quality Photographic Print Solutions

By | 2017-12-08T10:30:54+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Inspiration|

Since we opened our doors, Jetline has been providing South Africa with the highest quality printing and branding solutions. As a well-established printing company, we also offer you a complete photographic print solution. From personalised photobooks to quality canvas prints, block mounts, and perspex prints, we are your professional photographic print experts. Whether your photographic [...]

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Some of the Worlds Most Iconic Film Posters: Printspiration

By | 2017-12-07T06:25:37+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Inspiration|

What does it take to create an iconic print design? From billboards to film posters, how does a brand create a memorable print campaign? Let's take a look at some of the most memorable and iconic film posters of all time... E.T E.T gifted pop culture with not one, but two iconic images. The image [...]

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10 Great Examples of Book Cover Typeface: Printspiration

By | 2017-12-05T12:12:43+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Inspiration|

Strategic typography has the power to build a brand, draw the eye of the consumer, and inspire brand awareness. Just like your logo and colour scheme, your typography needs to be kept uniform across all your marketing and communication channels to establish a cohesive, easily recognisable brand. Much like your logo, your chosen typography should [...]

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Learn from these 10 Inspiring Poster Designs

By | 2017-12-01T10:34:34+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Inspiration|

What does it take to design a successful poster print design? Let's take a look at some of the world's most inspiring examples of creative poster design, from modern documentary film posters to advertisements from the 1800s, these artworks are truly printspiring. Iris This poster for the anticipated Iris film has been described as one [...]

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