Von Glitschka

Von is principal of Glitschka Studios a multi-disciplinary design firm in the Pacific Northwest. The studio shines as a creative hired gun for ad agencies, design firms, and in-house corporate art departments all around the world.Von speaks and writes on the topic of design & creativity, branding identity, marketing and is an adjunct professor of digital illustration and author of five books.


Creatively Curious: Patterns

The whole idea of creating things using digital work flows has always fascinated me.

Topics: Color, Fashion, Handmade, Pattern & Palette, Product Design, Professional Development

Creatively Curious: The "el" Problem

No software is ever perfect, but some are definitely created better than others.

Topics: Professional Development, Studio Secrets, Type

Creatively Curious: Why Does Copyright Infringement Happen?

In 2008 I started keeping track of every copyright infringement of my work that I was made aware of.

Topics: Branding Identity, Design Reference, Professional Development

Creatively Curious: Design Time

Ever since I was a little kid and would think about the topic of time, I would make a visual connection between it and the days of the week in my mind.

Topics: Design Reference, Managing Design, Professional Development, Studio Secrets

Creatively Curious: Designed Ephemera

Recently I got to see my favorite comedian Jim Gaffigan who was making his rounds here in Oregon.

Topics: Branding Identity, Design Reference, Type