ARTICLE SUMMERY: Lexie Lu states that “Some days, inspiration is an elusive thing.”, as designers that is our worst nightmare, especially when deadlines are tight.

In Lexie’s article “Finding Inspiration from Fast Food Wrappers” she points out that you can find inspiration in the most unlikely of places. In looking at fast food wrappers you will find a lesson in,

  • Color Usage
  • Functionality
  • Logo Incorporation
  • Typesetting
  • Layout

Lexie ends her article with a great lesson by stating “In the end, if you’re looking for inspiration, be aware that you can find it anywhere. Be open to looking at the world through the eyes of a designer. What haven’t you tried yet in your quest for inspiration? Studying fast food wrappers is a great place to start, but don’t stop there.”

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