Monthly Archives: February 2014

10 on 10: February Design Inspiration

10 on 10 is a monthly column featuring 10 pieces of visual inspiration. Each month has a theme, and this month’s is: hearts and love. In honor of the launch of The Love Project, I feel like hearts are in order. I knew of a few hearts and love historically represented in design (Milton Glaser’s Read More…

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Love Project #2

The second installment of The Love Project comes from LEC. I am delighted to post this beautiful quote on Valentine’s Day. A lot of people associate Valentine’s with romantic love. Some celebrate it. I feel like most people despise today as a Hallmark holiday full of sickeningly sweet chocolate and chintzy greeting cards. I get Read More…

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Love Illustration Series

I’m thrilled to announce the launch of The Love Project. It’s a personal side-project series that asks: What is love? This is my first creative pursuit that I’ll showcase on the Germinate blog. This personal project, along with others that you’ll see in the future, fills my need to enrich myself creatively with work that Read More…

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Client Kudos

In the past I’ve often experienced delays from well-meaning, yet
over-promising designers. Maria produced quality artwork AND was ahead
of schedule—not a minor combination in this world. I wouldn’t hesitate to
work with her again and I hope to have that chance soon.

Chris G., Author and Speaker