This post is part of the For Your Inspiration Monday series showcasing the most inspiring designs out there. Each week a new artist or design style will be presented in order to get your creative juices flowing for the upcoming week. I hope you enjoy the series.

Michael Schmid is a German graphic designer specialising in retro futuristic design. Using gorgeous colour palettes mixed with great geometric layouts Michael succeeds in breathing fresh air into a somewhat over-used style. Don’t take my word for it though, have a look at some recent examples below before heading over to for more inspiration.