THE JELLY BLOG

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Accessibility is the practice of making your websites usable by as many people as possible.  How much have you thought about accessibility in design? There’s no right or wrong answer here — after all, we can’t know what we don’t know. And design as a general concept is meant to be accessible inherently.  Think about […]

Color, Design 101, Resources

10/07/21

Accessibility in Design

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Have you ever noticed that something on your computer monitor appears one color, yet your coworker’s monitor seems to display the same thing in a slightly different color?  That’s because each monitor has its own individual color calibration, mode, and video processor. Same rule applies to designing materials viewed on a screen versus materials viewed […]

Color, Design 101

9/23/21

Understanding Colors in Graphic Design

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Remember when you were a kid and they would toss a bunch of markers on a table for a project? There was always a grab for the best color, your most favorite color, to make sure you could represent the world exactly the way you wanted. Well it turns out there’s a reason we’re drawn […]

Color, Design 101

9/16/21

Color Psychology

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Fun fact: what we humans perceive as color is actually just a fragment of what exists. Color exists on an electromagnetic spectrum of which our brains can only interpret a tiny part. When light shines on an object, some colors bounce off the objects while others are absorbed. Our eyes can only see the colors […]

Color, Design 101

9/09/21

The Graphic Design Color Wheel