Graphic Design

Browse these articles and tutorials on design to learn new skills and to find inspiration for your next project. PicMonkey is a powerful photo editing program, of course, and it can also help you with the heavy lifting when it comes to creating pro-looking designs. Learn how to use our templates, graphics, fonts, and textures to make scroll-stopping, beautiful branded designs.

Photo wedding invitation example atop strands of wheat and against similarly colored pastel background.

10 Luxe Wedding Invitation Examples to Get a “Yes” from Guests

Capture your wedding’s theme, color schemes, and guests with PicMonkey’s elegant wedding invitation ...
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Timeline infographic design with colorful graphics and set against orange desk background.

Make a New Timeline Infographic for Old Time’s Sake

Make a fresh timeline infographic to inspire your classroom, workplace, social media following, and ...
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Menu design with spoon next to it, laid against peach colored table.

How to Make a Menu That Sells

Master the art of menu making with our versatile and simple tools and effects.
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Infographic design on clipboard, against floral background.

How to Make an Infographic in (Almost) No Time

Discover how to make an impactful infographic in almost no time.
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Website color scheme examples, from minimalistic to bold to relaxing and more.

30 Website Color Schemes to Help You Make Your Own Color Palette

You want good ideas for website color schemes, and we want to show you 30 cool website color schemes...
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Symbols and graphics available for use in PicMonkey.

52 Symbols and Meanings for Graphic Design

Learn more about symbols and their meanings and how to incorporate these graphics into stunning desi...
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The color wheel, a fundamental way to understand color theory.

Use Color Theory to Choose the Best Colors for Your Designs

Learn the color wheel and get a compendium of color schemes for creating your next design.
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Smiling girl in pile of fall leaves, with Maya Angelou quote on top of image: "This is a wonderful day. I've never seen this one before."

Thanksgiving Gratitude Quotes for Your Holiday Designs

It can be all too easy to lose sight of gratitude. Find it again with PicMonkey's templates and a he...
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Access millions of royalty-free Shutterstock photos with a PicMonkey subscription.

Enhance Your Designs With Free Stock Photos from Shutterstock

Access beautiful stock photography from Shutterstock quickly and easily—right from the PicMonkey edi...
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Various stock photos for use in your PicMonkey projects.

5 Tips for Finding the Perfect Stock Photo for Your Project

Branding expert, Pamela Wilson, offers her top five tips for becoming a stock photo chooser extraord...
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Flower graphic against rainbow color gradient background.

How to Make a Coloring Book in 5 Steps

Design your own coloring books — it's easy with our tools and your imagination.
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Get inspired to make gradient drop shadows, gradient fill, and gradient backgrounds with icMonkey's fabulous gradient tool

Add Color Gradients to Your Designs for an On-Trend Look

See inspiring examples of color gradients in designs and get tips on DIY-ing your own.
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Meme design with sad dog and text "You never get a second chance to screw up a first impression."

Inspiring Meme Ideas & Tips for Making Hilarious Memes

Wanna win the Internet (or at least get some likes and shares?). Then check out these tips on making...
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Young male student completing educational worksheet at home.

10 DIY Homeschool Worksheet Ideas

From reading to math, learn how to make engaging worksheets for homeschooling or the classroom.
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Color continuum - part of PicMonkey's color picker tool for getting the exact color in your design.

Get an Exact Color Using Color Pickers, Hex Codes, and More

Red is red, but is this red really red? Learn how to specify an exact color in your designs.
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