Design

DIY tips, free templates and how to inspire action with strategic design.

A Roadmap of the New Fishhook Website

Free Communications Resources for the Small Church

Tips for Creating a Good Bulletin

A List of Design Resources

Event Graphics

How to end Visual Lameness

Visual Identity and Style Guide Checklist

Sermon Graphics

Tips for Photography on your Website

When is it Time for a New Brand?

Coated vs. Uncoated Paper

39: Navigating a name change with Steve Greene - The Point

Tips for inspiration/How to keep it interesting

Printing 101: Where and when do I start?

How to Make the Most of Your Brand

8 Steps to Get Internal Buy-in for Your Church Brand

4 More Places You Can Find Design Inspiration – Part 2

3 Places You Can Find Design Inspiration – Part 1

Celebrating Union Chapel's Brand Launch

Small Church, Big Heart

You Can Still Get it Done by Easter

A Look Back at 2016

Printing 101: Know the Lingo

First-Time Guest Piece Guide

Before You Start Your Next Design Project – A List of Our Top Design Resources

The New Perspective I Gained When My Church Rebranded

Finding Your Way Through Signage Decisions — 6 Tips for Your Monument Sign

Promotional Items: 3 Things to Consider and Some Inspiration to Get Started

Guest Post: Why High Desert Church Moved from a House of Brands to a Branded House

Pastors, Do You Care about Branding? You Do if You Care about These Things

DIY Brand Identity Audit

A Designer’s Perspective on Instagram’s New Logo

What the Church Can Learn From Instagram’s New Logo Reveal

Tips on Launching Your Church's New Brand

10 Tips for Clear and Effective Layout Design

The Easter Communications Kit

Ta-Da: Welcome Home Haiti

Web Development and Branding/Identity: A Look Back at 2015

Maybe I've Already Lost You

Cleaning up the Toolbox

Bulletin Templates

The Why, What, Where and How of Stock Photography

Take Nothing but Pictures

Purpose Statement Checklist

A Sermon Graphic in 120 Seconds - Design in Canva or download the template!

Let's Make an Event Graphic! - A step-by-step guide to designing in Canva

Do's and Don'ts of Design

Why We Love Canva for the Church - 11 reasons we believe in Canva's design platform.

Canva Take a Closer Look? - When an actual designer took a look at my design

Canva Believe It? - A design platform even I can use!

The Fishhook Typography Guide

A Recap and Resources from the May Webinar - Pulling Rabbits: Design Tricks

Feeling Stuck in a World of Clip Art? - How to break away from visual lameness

How to Put Creativity into Action - For non-designers struggling to design

Shepherding Through Change - Vale Church talks about rebranding

27: Vale Church - Navigating Through Rebranding (PART 2)

26: Vale Church - Creating a Tagline (part 1)

Visual Identity and Style Guides

Building the Boat - The reason behind having a visual identity and style guide

Branding, Let's Compare!

When is it time for a new logo?

The Church Communicators Coloring Book

13: Renaming a Church - The Process

06: Branding through environmental graphics

05: Branding through ministry promotion

03: Branding through sermon series

The impact of your brand - The need to be consistent

Unexpected design inspiration at your fingertips!

The Asmar principle: context is everything

You're invited! (or not) - Stories of church renaming and branding

The power of an explosive brand

A rose by any other name - Exploring church names

Hey! That looks like our logo!

Five Things to Know About Our Newest Fishhooker, Meredith Erwin

What is Your Facility Saying?

Our Own Medicine - (What we learned while rebranding)

Let in the Light

Required Listening - Reaching the present generation

Simplifying Typefaces (or do you call them fonts?) - Tips for using type

Simplifying Types of Files

Simplifying Color

Branded House? Or House of Brands?

The Best Tip I Know for Inspiring Graphic Artists/Creatives

Zoned out? Then get out!

5 Ways to Jumpstart Your Creativity

It's the Little Things

Naming (or Renaming) Your Church

The Church's Secret Sin: Clip Art