Featured Project: TrueOrganics247.com

Featured Project: TrueOrganics247.com

RY Design was approached by skincare guru @josephrtafoya to create an attractive, yet effective reponsive eCommerce website with secure checkout and inventory system, custom banner graphics, site graphics and product mockups.This site was developed with sales in mind,...
How do designer’s come up with new layouts & designs?

How do designer’s come up with new layouts & designs?

This was a question posed by a colleague in a Facebook group I’m a member of. I learned HTML and CSS from reading books and practicing the lessons in them. I learned Photoshop by reading and watching tutorials online. FINALLY, I went to school and learned what...
Featured Client: Khaos Crafts

Featured Client: Khaos Crafts

When @khaos_crafts was ready to expand her side hustle into a side business, we collaborated on developing a brand strategy that began with a new logo, color scheme, and social media set up. This creative chica (who happens to be my wife) designs and creates crochet...
Sac Design Week 2019

Sac Design Week 2019

This week in Sacramento is Design Week. There are a series of events and mixers happening all around the city, including a few in Roseville and other areas just outside the city. I’ve been slowly (and semi-secretly) building a new entity; developing a brand that...

Can logos be designed without drawing skills?

Recently, someone asked me a question. They asked a graphic design question, sort of, but it was more of a personal question. A sort of “How can I do this?” The question went something like “I love looking at a logos and trying to figure out how it...
When Potential Clients String You Along

When Potential Clients String You Along

Not long ago, I responded to a job post on a professional work site (which site is irrelevant, I wont mention it) for someone to help refresh a website design. A non-profit was in search of help with their website, specifically to increase sales on their eCommerce...