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Fucking high quality inspiration. Looks like good Handmade works by Coming Soon. Sketches and Grids Speed up the Design Process. If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed follow me on twitter or download my FREE beginners guide to creating your own WordPress Blog One thing which nobody ever taught me about as a graphic design student was grids, how crazy is that?

Grids must be one of the most fundamental elements of design and can help make sense from chaos. Immediately by using a grid it helps you find a sense of balance within a layout, that’s not to say you shouldn’t break out of the grid, but it is definitely a good starting point. At the start of a design job instead of jumping straight on the computer take a short time to scribble some ideas on a paper – ideally a layout pad. A layout pad is ideal as you can process your ideas, if something doesn’t look quite right, then trace over the bits that do work and adapt the bits that don’t. To illustrate my point I have created an example.

The first thing to consider is your 5 products, what sort of grid would be needed to show 5 products? 100 Websites You Should Know and Use - StumbleUpon. Entertainment Meet David Peterson, who developed Dothraki for Game of Thrones There are seven different words in Dothraki for striking another person with a sword.

100 Websites You Should Know and Use - StumbleUpon

Among them: “hlizifikh,” a wild but powerful strike; “hrakkarikh,”a quick and accurate strike; and “gezrikh,” a fake-out or decoy strike. But you won’t find these words in George R. R. Culture My Year of TED: How 54 talks changed a life By Kylie Dunn What do you get when you cross a 39-year-old perfectionist with 54 TED Talks and far more honesty than any person probably needs to experience? BACK TO THE FUTURE 2 (2011) : Irina Werning - Photographer - StumbleUpon.

Now its time for KOREA, TAIWAN AND TOKYO.

BACK TO THE FUTURE 2 (2011) : Irina Werning - Photographer - StumbleUpon

If you live here and want to participate in my project, email me amazing old pictures to : Riff Raff 1976 & 2011 London Andy 1967 & 2011 Los Angeles Johanes 1994 & 2011 Hamburg Maarje 1990 & 2011 Amsterdam Lea B 1980 & 2011 Paris Carli 1990 & 2011 Buenos Aires. Post-apocalyptic Tokyo scenery. 19 Aug 2010 The illustrations of TokyoGenso (a.k.a.

Post-apocalyptic Tokyo scenery

Tokyo Fantasy) depict a post-apocalyptic Tokyo devoid of people and overtaken by nature. Shinjuku skyline [+] Tokyo Big Sight [+] Rainbow Bridge [+] Moai statue at Shibuya station [+] Kabuki-za Theater, Ginza [+] Mode HAL iKO Building, Shinjuku [+] Poster for "The Book of Eli" (Japanese title: "The Walker") [+] Gundam // Tokyogenso Robot. Fantastic Papercraft Design. Design inspiration & news - StumbleUpon. Post-apocalyptic Tokyo scenery ~ Pink Tentacle - StumbleUpon. Inspiration Gallery #159 - Serious ads & From up North.

In From up North’s inspiration galleries we present the latest of our findings from the wonderful world of design.

Inspiration Gallery #159 - Serious ads & From up North

Amazing high quality artworks in various categories from great designers all over the globe. Surfrider foundation Sleepiness is stronger than you Association France Alzheimer The beach doent clean itself WWF – Shark Sign up. CNN – Both sides of the story Alkohol… A spark is all it takes Alzheimers Day Amnesty International WWF – Tusk Smoking kills Durex – Love is Blind. 29 WAYS TO STAY CREATIVE. Sketchbook Secrets: 50 Beautiful Sketchbook Scans - StumbleUpon. The sketchbook is—to borrow a term from the new millenniums’ popular discourse—an artist’s BFF.

Sketchbook Secrets: 50 Beautiful Sketchbook Scans - StumbleUpon

It’s a diary for the visually inclined—a place where artists can most comfortably explore their personal thoughts, work out their visual needs, practice, maintain a visual history, and hopefully create the unpolished work that will eventually lead to amazing work for the world to see. But, sometimes, when we’re lucky, we get to see the process. Below are 50 beautiful sketchbook scans from 35 talented artists. Allen Sutton Mattias Adolfsson Laura More Amore David Fullarton Irena Zablotska Rafael Bertone Alena Lavdovskaya Beka Pkhakadze Christian Borku David Sossella f1x Grino.

DeviantART: where ART meets application! Jason Silva - Imagination.