5 Must Haves for Designers in Training

So, you want to be a designer? That’s great! Maybe you are currently in school, or perhaps you are looking for a change in your career. Regardless of where you are in your life, there are a number of resources that may be of help in providing an opportunity to let your creativity run wild. From design programs to DSLR cameras, here are five “must-haves”...

The Importance of Keeping Up with Your Website

Your website should be the face of your company, trigger brand recognition and offer instant credibility. A complete website redesign is recommended every 1-2 years, but a refresh should be done more frequently. Below are ways to update your website without going through a redesign process. Write “thought leader” posts In order to keep your website healthy and updated in-between redesigns, it’s important to do...

How We Unwrapped Extra Creativity this Holiday Season

The holidays are a great excuse to boost creativity. Our team of designers and developers work tirelessly on some great projects for our clients, but the holidays present a challenge to design something extraordinary, for ourselves. In previous years, you may have seen our custom designed four packs of craft beer, our “cheesy” holiday cards and cheese assortment, and our handcrafted paint cans equipped with...

Why Typography Can Make or Break Your Website

Font styles are everywhere. They’re used in your email, on your social feed, and on every page of every website you’ll uncover. From something as small as a phone number, to a more developed blog piece, we continually encounter different type styles. Most typefaces are chosen for a specific reason. We can all joke about Comic Sans and Papyrus being terrible (no offense), but the...

Full Circle Design Launches New Website for SAGE Environmental

SAGE Environmental, an environmental, health & safety firm in Rhode Island needed to authenticate themselves as a leader in the Environmental Science and Technology industry. Its existing brand and single landing page did not provide credibility in the industry. The main objective was to grow the business, boost the company image, and portray the team as thought leaders in the industry. SAGE provides health and...

Tips for Designing an Effective Business Card

Business cards generate the first impression of you and your business. If you’re an avid networker, a great design makes a big statement and leaves a lasting impression. Whether you hand out cards to a group of people at a large event, or just a few at a local meeting, extraordinary design evokes emotion and makes you and your company memorable. If you’re like us...

Reasons Why We Love Whitespace

HubSpot refers to whitespace as “the negative areas in any composition.” When it comes to web design, whitespace helps give viewers visual separation as they read text and images, making it easier for the user to focus on the content itself. With only about 15 seconds to make a good impression on your visitor, it’s important to understand the other benefits of whitespace. Here are...

4 Things to Keep in Mind for Your Next Brochure

Custom marketing materials are some of the most important things a business can have. As a tangible representation of your business, a brochure is something that lasts and is passed out at events, meetings, and networking opportunities. Whether it’s a trifold or a two-sided card, designing a brochure can be a tricky feat. To start the design, refer to your style guide for colors and...