Visual design for churches
First published on this website in July 2001 and last updated in August 2019
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An article for beginners on the importance of visual image.
The importance of visual design
Its value in a church context and idea of overall impression created by publications, signs, website, etc.
The use of logo's
Non-essential but can be valuable – principles for choice – an exercise.
Consistent design features
The profile created through consistency in the use of print fonts, in colours and in other features, with exercises.
Going to a designer
How to find one, and the principle of telling a designer what you want the design to ‘say’ and ‘do’ for you.
Plus a final warning: is the image you are now creating a true one for your church? You may have consistent features but do you have consistent people?
Here is the link to this item: A2 - Watch your image!.pdf
This article was last updated in August 2019 with minor amendments to the layout.