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2023 Graphic Design Trends for Yearbooks 2560 1858 Spacific Creative

2023 Graphic Design Trends for Yearbooks

With the New Year on our doorstep, it’s time to look at the graphic design trends for 2023! If you have design projects planned for early next year (or wish…

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Get Inspired: Purple Yearbook Designs! 2560 1707 Spacific Creative

Get Inspired: Purple Yearbook Designs!

ACG Strathallan Purple is a versatile colour, sitting between the calmness of blue and the power of red. And in 2022, purple is on trend in graphic design, with Very…

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School Social Media Tips: Content & Design 2560 1710 Spacific Creative

School Social Media Tips: Content & Design

Want to improve your school’s social media presence?  With so many metrics available, it’s easy to get consumed with views, likes and shares as a measurement of success. But a…

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Yellow Yearbook Designs to Lift Your Mood!

Kaiapoi North School As we make our way into the warmer months, we are all craving a bit of sunshine! Sacred Heart Girls’ College Why not lift your spirits with…

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Interesting Content Ideas for School Yearbooks!

Do you need some content ideas to fill your extra yearbook pages? Or maybe just some fresh material to differentiate this yearbook from last year’s! Content doesn’t always need to…

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Rainbow School Yearbook Designs From Our Clients 2560 2106 Spacific Creative

Rainbow School Yearbook Designs From Our Clients

Gladstone Primary School Are you unsure what colours to use in your next school yearbook? Instead of narrowing your choices down, why not use them all?! Te Awamutu College A…

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10 Reasons Your School Website Needs a Design Update 2560 1920 Spacific Creative

10 Reasons Your School Website Needs a Design Update

Your school may be growing and evolving but is the school website keeping up? Your online presence plays a key role in marketing to, and connecting with, your school community.…

School Stationery: What to Brand & Why You Should! 2560 1707 Spacific Creative

School Stationery: What to Brand & Why You Should!

Recognisable, well-designed school stationery is a pivotal component of school branding. While important, creating a professional, clear identity doesn’t need to be complex! As long as it is consistent across…

Go Bold: Make a Statement With Your Headings! 2560 1706 Spacific Creative

Go Bold: Make a Statement With Your Headings!

In need of some typography ideas for your next school yearbook? Well-thought-out headings and font choices can help your yearbook stand out, and get readers excited to flick through the…

Farm Cove Intermediate yearbook
Content Ideas for Your Inside Yearbook Cover 2560 1920 Spacific Creative

Content Ideas for Your Inside Yearbook Cover

Have you spent so much time designing your front yearbook cover and finalising the internal pages that your inside cover has become an afterthought? The inside cover (the very first…

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How to: Create 60s Psychedelic Inspired Design! 2560 1920 Spacific Creative

How to: Create 60s Psychedelic Inspired Design!

Choosing a theme for your school yearbook is a fun way to begin the design process and set the tone for your publication. So here are some tips if you’re…

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The Best School Advertising Platforms & Methods

After some effective ways to market your school? The best school advertising uses multiple mediums to catch a wide net and get the word out! Here are some advertising avenues…

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Yearbook Colour Schemes From Our Clients 2560 2560 Spacific Creative

Yearbook Colour Schemes From Our Clients

Set the mood and theme for your next school yearbook with a creative colour palette! The best colour schemes are the ones that match your school, the publication, and the…

School prospectus design
Great School Prospectus Page Designs! 2560 1920 Spacific Creative

Great School Prospectus Page Designs!

A well-designed school prospectus may be the deciding factor that encourages readers to further research or ultimately choose your school. As part of your marketing mix, the prospectus helps convey…

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How & Where to Promote Your School Event 2560 1707 Spacific Creative

How & Where to Promote Your School Event

Not sure how to promote your next school event? There are many ways to approach how you get the word out, and often it is best to use a few…

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Important School Dates for Calendars & Diaries

Do you have a school calendar or student diary to put together? Along with picking the design, the structure and the images, you also need to figure out what dates…

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Course & Curriculum Guides That Are Easy to Follow

A successful school course or curriculum guide should contain plenty of information in a digestible format. Curriculum guides require lots of detail and interlaced subjects. So it can be tricky…

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Fun New Ways to Display School Photos!

Are you tired of displaying school photos in the same ways repeatedly? If you’re designing a yearbook, leavers book or school magazine, you likely have lots of images at your…

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Simple Tips to Jazz Up Boring Design! 2560 1707 Spacific Creative

Simple Tips to Jazz Up Boring Design!

Are your yearbook pages looking a bit lacklustre? Here are a few easy additions for your school yearbook to ensure readers give your design a double take! Add a Colour…

2021 yearbook page design
The Best Yearbook Covers & Page Designs of 2021 2560 2560 Spacific Creative

The Best Yearbook Covers & Page Designs of 2021

Each year, we get to help bring lots of schools’ yearbook visions to life! Whether we are in charge of the design or just organising your yearbook printing, we get…

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Typography Trends to Try in 2022! 2560 1920 Spacific Creative

Typography Trends to Try in 2022!

It’s a new year, which means new design projects and new typography trends! So here are some top typography trends for 2022 to incorporate into your school designs for the…

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2022 Graphic Design Trends for Schools

If you are creating a yearbook, school diary or any other design project in 2022, you’re going to need some fresh ideas and inspiration! Here are a few top graphic…

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6 Big Colour Trends for 2022 Graphic Design

With 2022 upon us, it’s time to look forward to a new year of colour trends! Here are some popular shades for the new year to help inspire your school’s…

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10 Grammar & Style Rules for Schools to Check

Nobody likes spotting errors and inconsistencies when it’s too late to fix them. In sizeable publications like school yearbooks and leavers books, it’s easy for mistakes to get past even…

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How to Succeed With Script Fonts

Script fonts resemble cursive handwriting and can be expressive, playful, or formal, depending on which one you choose! But what they all share is the ability to bring a unique…

Carmel College Diary Banner
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7 Student Diary Cover Designs for Schools

A student diary is pivotal for staying on top of homework, exams and important dates. But equipping students with diaries is only half the challenge – they also have to…

How to Add Black and White Photos to Your Design 2560 1704 Spacific Creative

How to Add Black and White Photos to Your Design

Black and white photos offer a lot of versatility when it comes to page design. They are great for backgrounds, photo collages or as a featured image! Here are some ways…

Toys and Objects
Creative Classroom Page Designs for Yearbooks! 2560 1707 Spacific Creative

Creative Classroom Page Designs for Yearbooks!

Allocating a page or two in your yearbook to each classroom gives the reader an up-close insight into school life. Each classroom gets the chance to show its personality, and…

Coloured Hot Air Balloons
How to Find a Great Colour Scheme 2560 1707 Spacific Creative

How to Find a Great Colour Scheme

With an almost limitless number of colours to choose from and ways to pair them, it can be hard to pick the perfect palette! Selecting nice colours is one thing,…

School Photos
12 Photo Collage and Layout Ideas for Schools 2560 2006 Spacific Creative

12 Photo Collage and Layout Ideas for Schools

Photos are key to most school publications, but arranging them can be tricky! A photo collage or creative layout is a clever way to add extra pictures to a page…