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56 quotes about design and creativity. Updated 7/28/2016: We’ve added even more quotes to this post.

56 quotes about design and creativity

Enjoy! We asked some of our favorite folks in the InVision community to share the quotations about design and creativity that have stuck with them throughout their careers. Without further ado, here are those nuggets of wisdom. Roosevelt Graphic Arts. 1.

Roosevelt Graphic Arts

Create a new Web document 2. File > Place a high resolution image of an animal of your choice from google (search tools>size>large) 3. Start creating triangles with your pen tool that connect at the edges. Make your triangle sides overlap so you are not adjusting so much at the end. Tip: try and create the triangles around areas of color.

Typography

Objectified (2009) Elements of Graphic Design Basics. Yearbook 101: A How-To Guide for Teaching the Yearbook Basics on JSTOR. 40 Floral Typography Designs that Combine Flowers & Text. A beautiful design trend that has emerged recently is the combination of flowers and text to produce elegant floral typography layouts.

40 Floral Typography Designs that Combine Flowers & Text

These designs merge botanical photographs or illustrations with bold typography compositions by intertwining the flower stems, petals and leaves around the letters, which results in a great sense of depth. In this showcase I present 40 brilliant examples of this floral typography design style. Spoon Graphics.

Animation

Mohawk Connects. On The Wire: Envelopes + Color by Paper Epiphanies Today, guest blogger, Sarah Schwartz, editor of Stationery Trends and The Paper Chronicles, profiles Victoria Venturi of Paper Epiphanies and celebrates the envelope.

Mohawk Connects

Furthermore » Mohawk Maker Quarterly, Issue No. 07: Character According to Dora Drimalas, Principal of Hybrid Design, “We all have our own character, that special force driving us, guiding everything we do. To listen to it is to gain insight into what makes us unique—and it isn’t always easy.” Furthermore » 11 Fonts That Designers Love To Hate. Graphic Design Lessons. In order to have an appreciation of what is good in graphic design it is necessary to study the work of the best graphic designers from the past and present.

Graphic Design Lessons

The following is a list of links to some of those who have achieved international fame: (USA) - Saul Bass, Robert Brownjohn, David Carson, Seymour Chwast, Milton Glaser, Reid Miles, Paul Rand, Stefan Sagmeister, Paula Scher. (UK) - Jonathan Barnbrook, Neville Brody, Alan Fletcher, Abram Games, Edward McKnight Kauffer, William Morris, Peter Saville, Si Scott, Storm Thorgerson.

50 Totally Free Lessons in Graphic Design Theory. Digital Art Education. Pokemon as corporate brands - Reimagining Pokemon as Company Logos - Pictogram: A San Francisco Design Shop. Minimalist WoW Class Posters (full set) - Album on Imgur. WoW Classes/Specs as Company Brands - Album on Imgur. How to do color splash in imovie 11' My own font?1!?! - GIF on Imgur. The simple image sharer. Truthful words are not beautiful; beautiful words are not truthful.-Lao Tzu. Don't Hug Me I'm Scared. 16 most addictive websites. How To Transfer A Photo To Wood – Video Tutorial. Many decorations are expensive and not that stylish to being worth your attention.

How To Transfer A Photo To Wood – Video Tutorial

With the tricks featured in this tutorial, you can make your own custom piece of decoration. Read the following and learn how to transfer a photo to wood and actually make a nice `painting` to place in your living room. Here is what you’ll need: • a picture printed on a regular piece of paper; • a block of wood (smooth, sanded wood is recommended); • gel medium; • Mod Podge; You begin with covering the piece of wood with the gel medium and place the paper with the picture facing down.

Video Tutorial – DIY Wooden Picture. Everything is ending. Photogrammar. Infographics. 6 Inspiring Websites That Teach You To Code. Beautiful web type — the best typefaces from the Google web fonts directory. Among the numerous faults of those who pass their lives recklessly and without due reflexion, my good friend Liberalis, I should say that there is hardly any one so hurtful to society as this, that we neither know how to bestow or how to receive a benefit.

Beautiful web type — the best typefaces from the Google web fonts directory

It follows from this that benefits are badly invested, and become bad debts: in these cases it is too late to complain of their not being returned, for they were thrown away when we bestowed them. Nor need we wonder that while the greatest vices are common, none is more common than ingratitude: for this I see is brought about by various causes. Hello World - Hack Design. Objectified: A documentary for design This film is absolutely crucial to setting the groundwork for you in this course.

Hello World - Hack Design

As you're watching, think about what they're saying and how it would apply to your own work. FULL MOVIE: The film is available anywhere in the world for $3.99 from the Objectified website. It's also available on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and iTunes. If all else fails, here's a YouTube Playlist. Mrs. Briggs' Website. Intermediate PhotoManipulation Tutorial. Dafont.com. Art, design and visual ingenuity. A lesson in imagination. SCAD Challenge Scholarship Competition. Independent Publishing Resource Center - The IPRC website.

Photography

Film/Video. Indesign. Illustrator. Photoshop Ideas.