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My Journey into Web Design

By on November 29th, 2021 in Design

LKCS takes cross-training and on-going education very seriously. We see it as the cornerstone of our company’s growth and success over the last 60 years. This post covers the personal journey of training one of our print designers to become a skilled web designer. Since I’ve been employed at LKCS, I’ve dedicated most of my…

A few weeks back, I revealed the typefaces that LKCS’ designers were using that had become their favorite go-to for legibility and flexibility in both web and print work. Well, it’s only fair then, that they also single out some that make them cringe. While some of these choices may be sound typographic options, some…

There are thousands of typefaces available for use in personal and professional projects. Some even offer a vast variety of styles and weights. So many choices, in fact, that sometimes it’s difficult to decide which to use. Sure, Helvetica and Times New Roman are safe bets. But wouldn’t you like to explore some different options?…

With 2021 marking 60 years since our founding, LKCS has been able to not only survive, but thrive! Thanks to the dedication, innovation, and commitment of our staff, LKCS has been on the forefront of technology since the beginning. Offset Printing In 1961, our founder, Norb Dudek, took a great leap of faith when he…

Please join us in wishing a joyful retirement to Donna Hammerich, our Vice President of Statement Operations! Donna has been with LKCS for 35 years, having performed multiple and increasingly important roles along the way. Her hard work, dedication, expertise, and belief in our capabilities has helped to define LKCS’s “We Do That” attitude. She’s…

The 27th Annual Communicator Awards has recognized LKCS for distinction in web design under the General-Banking/Bill Paying Category. Chosen as winners were the websites designed for Alliance Community Bank (Petersburg, IL), Hoyne Savings Bank (Chicago, IL), and Security Savings Bank (Monmouth, IL). The Communicator Awards is dedicated to recognizing excellence, effectiveness, and innovation across all…

Have you ever thought about the health of your website? If you haven’t, now is a perfect time to start! Just like our own health, websites have several areas that need to be checked regularly to make sure they are running at their best. Scan for website vulnerabilities. Unfortunately, there are people out there who…