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30 Cheatsheets & Infographics For Graphic Designers
Share: This infographic — created by Column Five for Akorn Entertainment — looks at the growing concern over keeping the Internet as a free and open platform by visualizing the concepts from George Orwell’s book 1984 , and Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World ; then comparing them to the current Internet censorship techniques of the Iranian government, and the flood of irrelevant and trivial information of the Western world. The internet was created to be a free and open platform for the spreading of ideas, concepts, art, music, film, entertainment, news, political ideology and activism. The current state of the internet is seriously being threatened, and the #killswitch documentary is looking to reverse that. Go to their Kickstarter page to show some love, and help them realize their dream. #killswitch Infographic: Orwell vs. Huxley
There are literally hundreds of reasons why you should become a freelance web designer, and three of the best reasons are financial freedom, creative freedom, and you can work just about anywhere you want to. But let me tell you why it?s a bad idea. You probably have hundreds of reasons to hate your current job. Maybe you call in sick occasionally because you just need that extra day off more than you need the money they pay you. 10 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Become a Freelance Web Designer
Whether you're getting your bachelor's degree in painting, graphic design or sculpture, there's so much to learn about art — from its lush history to materials — that it can sometimes feel overwhelming. Yet art students shouldn't fret. There's a whole lifetime ahead to learn and numerous resources both in the classroom and outside of it for expanding your knowledge. One great place to seek out help with becoming a better artist is on YouTube.
What is Vans Custom Culture? Custom Culture is a national high school shoe customization contest where schools from all over the United States compete for a chance to win money for their art programs. Registered schools will receive four pairs of blank Vans sneakers to be customized in four themes: Art, Music, Action Sports and Local Flavor. Home | Vans Custom Culture
Crumpet's Kandi Patterns
Perler Bead Patterns
Peyote/Brick Stitch Patterns
An Unofficial Collection of Lilly Pulitzer Prints
Looking at how powerful Photoshop can be in terms of photo editing, it’s probably not important if you suck at taking photographs or being labeled an amateur photographer.
With Photoshop you can pretty much produce any image you want. Experimenting with this powerful tool can lead to some crazy results. One entertaining project is to combine two animal species into one. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to create your very own sloth-corgi. How to Photoshop Hybrid Animals
50+ Excellent Adobe Fireworks Tutorials Nov 04 2010 Adobe Fireworks is a somewhat unnoticed but very useful member of the Adobe Creative Suite. It is used for multiple purposes such as to create vectors, design application interfaces, digital artwork, and create rapid prototypes of websites. There is a lot more you can do with Adobe Fireworks, including generating PDFs, exporting CSS based layouts and a variety of other things that you can explore.
Adobe Fireworks: Tutorials AndrewG, August 23, 2011 Adobe Fireworks (formerly Macromedia Fireworks) is a bitmap and vector graphics editor. It provides the tools you need to create expressive, highly optimized graphics for the web, screen and different devices and brings a lot of great visual and graphic design capabilities. As many of you may know, that with Fireworks you have the ability to edit interfaces of your sites or applications in both vector and bitmap modes.