Stunning Graphic Design Trends to Watch in 2020 Featured Image

Graphic design has maintained its sense of admiration for many years. It creates a huge inspiration. To many people, it continues to get better every day. In the past years, there has been the dominance of bold graphic colors, gradients, and futuristic elements. But in 2020, the visual world has changed, with lots of creativity, harmonious natural designs, and many more. We see the high quality and stunning illustrations this year.

Mundane, random, or clueless type of graphics no longer interests the world. People wish to connect with unique graphics, logos, and visuals. The shift is likely to be more advanced designs of the previous graphics. A few years ago, we had unique designs, but that is not it today. Things have changed with the trend, seeing new designs and styles full of creativity with the wow factor. For this year, there is an emergence of fun trends that has caught people’s attention. Here are some of the most common graphic design in trends 2020

Shiny Metallic Elements

Shiny metals capture people’s attention, and that is why they remain trendy. Most metallic designs come in gold and have a sense of luxury, class, taste, elegance, sparkle, bright and stylish. Metallic designs give a stunning effect because they are colorful and are designed on shiny surfaces.

Liquids and Gradients

They have a flat illustration with gradient color schemes that add depth to flat designs and a visual liking of the previous years’ models. Its intrigue color effect portrays the light multiple color gradients, semi-transparency, and bold.

3D Clay Realism

3D has an array of cups, bowls, and lampshades used in many homes in 2020. It is a sustainable graphic design that will go for many more years. It has a bonus of printings, decorations, and paint that makes it adorable. Baking brings out the exact look and design of the model with a massive subdivision surface modifier.

Typography and Fonts

The Most Popular Typography Trends in Web Design

Typography rules in thickness with huge letters and the weighty fonts feature logos, posters, web designs, and packaging. It has unique drawing shapes and words in circles, twirls, and curves both in 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional. Typography has many trends in 2020. For instance, semi-transparency typography has double and transparent typography with split words into multiple lines, making it eye-catchy and captures the attention of the significant trends in 2020.

Image and Text Masking

Drawings and Photos

Hand drew collages add intrigue and playfulness to the photo with freshly cut out designs creating a unique 2020 trend style. It also has cut out tools from layers like magazines arranged uniquely and creatively. Drawing and photos make more traditional forms of designs but remain trendy in 2020.

Line Art and Graphic

Isometric Illustrations

Color Designs

Trendy All the Way

Originally posted at
Click here to subscribe now. Would You like to write at



Ruhani Rabin being a tech and product evangelist for almost 20 years. He was VP, CPO for various digital companies. Plays with Drones in his free time.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Ruhani Rabin

Ruhani Rabin being a tech and product evangelist for almost 20 years. He was VP, CPO for various digital companies. Plays with Drones in his free time.