6 Pinterest Boards with Inspiring Creative Graphic Design Ideas

creative graphic design ideas

If you’re on the look out for inspiration to make visuals for your business, you could do a lot worse than to take a stroll around some Pinterest boards.

Creative graphic ideas are found a plenty there.

Even if you only have a spare 10 minutes, the following excellent Pinterest boards are sure to inspire you in some way.


1. Rebecca Finn

Rebecca Finn is a graphic designer, painter, general creative who wants to create great art.

If you’re a business owner looking for some inspiration for your ideal customer who is a little bit younger, check out this Pinterest board.

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2. Type.is

Type.is is a dedicated community of typophiles who are passionate about typography, font development, research on the art of the letter and respectful critique of design resources.

If you love typography and lettering you will find so much to admire and be inspired on this Pinterest page.

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3. From Up North

From Up North is a design blog with the idea of connecting you to other graphic designers around the world through common inspiration. 

It was started as a personal blog by Daniel Nelson, but has expanded to become a brand of it’s own.

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4. Leah Bailey

Leah Bailey is a graphic designer in New York City, specializing in editorial design.

She is currently Deputy Art Director at Money magazine and as freelance designer for various clients.

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5. Creative Market

Creative Market is a online store that allows graphic designers to sell their fonts, graphics, plugins, etc. Their Pinterest page is a great collection of work from their merchants.

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6. Photodata

Photodata is a great launchpad for anyone looking to get great photography out on the web and learn to improve their skills.

The Pinterest belongs to Nancy Young, one of their Social Media Contributors.

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Which is your favourite?

Do you have a favourite Blog where you get your brilliant creative graphic design ideas from?

So c’mon, share them with us in the comments below. 🙂

About The Author

Caroline Jones

I'm Caroline and I look to help small business owners create their own graphics by writing tutorials and tips on graphics editing software. I live in Wales , love Tartan and Coffee Ice Cream. You can read more about me here

  • Delia @ Blog Formatting

    This a great set of resources, thanks for sharing, Caroline!

  • I so often forget about Pinterest as a resource. So much creativity available!

    • Lucy – so much to see, so little time 😉

  • Busy Mom Monologue

    Great resources! I will pin this into my Pinterest board that way I can come back anytime I need a reference.

    • It’s true! What did we do without the Internet I wonder..

  • Holly Higbee-Jansen

    I will definitely go and check out your Pinterest sources. As a photography business, I am always looking for unique way to showcase our business. http://www.pinterest.com/hhjphoto/

    • Holly – there are so so many different ways to look at objects…if you find more great boards, do let us know.

  • Excellent resources! I hadn’t found any of these boards prior to reading your post. You lovely ladies are always giving me the best tips. Thanks

    • Susan – there are tons more great boards. So many lovely things to see, so little time 😉

  • How interesting Carol. Please let us know how this goes. Do you use it to search for everything?

  • Thanks for sharing. I’ve recently started to use Pinterest as an alternative search tool to google and I love it!


  • Roslyn Tanner Evans

    Awesome list. Now following them all. Will take closer look at specific boards laer today and control myself when I start repinning. Thanks for this great suggstion as it’s unlikely I would have found these designers and I can see a relationship to my craft/art.

    • The challenge for someone like me Roz is limiting myself to a few examples. there are loads of boards I could have chosen. Enjoy!

  • Lori Gersh

    Hard to say…they are all rally good!

  • These are great and thanks for sharing. Always looking for new graphic work.

    • Well Tammy, there’s plenty of choice on Pinterest, for sure.

  • I love Pinterest and there are so many boards from which to choose. You picked some good ones here. Thanks for the resources!

    • Laurie – there *are* so many boards to choose from. this could have been a very long post indeed! 🙂

  • Robin Strohmaier

    Love Pinterest, Caroline! What a great idea to go there for graphic design ideas. I love your examples. Very inspiring!

    • Hi Robin – there is a LOT of inspiration on Pinterest and I certainly have to put the timer on!

      • Robin Strohmaier

        Caroline, I was going to say the same thing. I have to watch myself when I’m on Pinterest or before I know it, a few hours have flown by! Again, great post!

  • Toiia L Rukuni

    Thank you for sharing creative graphic design ideas for Pinterest. I love pinning and always seem to find inspiration for my business and blog from Pinterest boards.

    • Hey Toiia – there is just so much choice on Pinterest that it was hard to pick just 6.