What’s going on in July
Anticipation is the key to success, so it’s the perfect time to start planning your designs several months in advance. And although we just entered spring, we can already start thinking about summer!
July is a month full of important events all over the world, from celebrating a grandparent’s affection to international days recognizing friendship, Mandela’s legacy, and love for chocolate.
Each of these events has its own story and symbolism, making them a perfect source of inspiration. Today we’ll explore how these events can inspire you to create innovative and unique designs that capture the essence of these important days worldwide.
And it’s not all about the sun and the beach in summer! If you’re looking for inspiration to complete your calendar, don’t miss this opportunity to explore July’s most important events and find creative ways to represent them in your designs.
World UFO Day
World UFO Day, celebrated on July 2, is an opportunity to explore themes related to space, science fiction, and the unknown. The idea of extraterrestrials and unidentified flying objects has captivated the imagination of humanity for decades, and you can use this fascination to create unique and intriguing designs. From spaceships to alien creatures, the world of UFOs offers a wide variety of visual elements that can be used to create surprising designs.
Use elements like bright and futuristic colors, abstract and symbolic shapes, and textures inspired by technology and science fiction to capture the essence of the theme and create impactful and memorable designs.
World Friendship Day
July 30 is the perfect time to delve into themes related to friendship, loyalty, and unity. Take advantage of this event to create warm designs that celebrate the importance of social relationships.
To do this, you can try using bright and cheerful colors, such as yellow, orange, and pink, which will fill your assets with positive energy. Also, round and smooth shapes can represent the warmth and closeness of a true friendship.
And what if you add phrases? For example, inspiring and motivating phrases that reinforce the values of friendship. Everything to create an atmosphere of joy and affection, conveying the importance of cultivating healthy and lasting relationships.
World Grandparents Day
This July 25, fill yourself with love and gratitude for those people who should be eternal. Images of elderly people smiling, hugging their grandchildren, or sharing moments of happiness… think about your most beautiful memories and reflect them in your designs.
Warm and soft colors, such as beige, brown, and gold, can represent the wisdom, experience, and love that grandparents transmit to their families. Rounded shapes, as in Friendship Day, are also a great option.
Convey love and gratitude on World Grandparents Day, celebrating the importance of intergenerational relationships and the value of wisdom and experience they bring to our lives.
World Chocolate Day
This July 7, you won’t be able to resist the sweetness and pleasure. To create designs related to this celebration, images of chocolate in different forms can be used, such as bars, chocolates, or ice creams.
Colors associated with chocolate, such as brown, beige, and gold, can be used to create warm and welcoming designs that evoke the feeling of comfort and pleasure. Shapes can be organic and soft to evoke the smooth and pleasant texture of chocolate, or geometric shapes that resemble patterns on chocolate bars can also be used.
Evoke pleasant and enjoyable sensations in people who see your designs on this delicious Chocolate Day.
Nelson Mandela International Day
Mark July 18 on your calendar and join social justice and equality. Nelson Mandela’s figure is recognized worldwide. His face, figure, or iconic fist in the air can be used in designs. Symbols that represent the fight against apartheid, such as the rainbow or the protea flower, can also be used.
The colors associated with the South African flag, such as red, green, yellow, and black, can be used to create vibrant and colorful designs that convey the spirit of celebration. You can also use inspiring quotes from Mandela that reinforce his values and principles, such as “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world” or “You never lose. Either you win or you learn.”
Honor Nelson Mandela’s legacy on his day by sharing his message of justice, equality, and leadership.
Now that you’ve got all the inspiration you need, head over to your contributor panel and start uploading your assets! Go get ’em!