Ivy League For Free: What One Man Learned By Crashing Elite Colleges For 4 Years. Between 2008 and 2012, Guillaume Dumas took courses at some of the best colleges in North America—Stanford, Yale, Brown, University of California Berkeley, McGill, and University of British Columbia, among others—without being enrolled as a student.
He then went on to start a successful online dating business in Montreal. For four years, the 28-year-old from Quebec lived the life of a wandering scholar, moving from one university town to the next, attending lectures and seminars, getting into heated debates with professors. Sometimes he was open about his unregistered status, but most of the time, fearing reprisal, he kept it quiet. To pay for his everyday expenses, he worked at cafes and occasionally earned money by writing papers for other students. Damn You Art School. Out in the Open: The Site That Teaches You to Code Well Enough to Get a Job. 10 places where anyone can learn to code. Teens, tweens and kids are often referred to as “digital natives.”
Having grown up with the Internet, smartphones and tablets, they’re often extraordinarily adept at interacting with digital technology. But Mitch Resnick, who spoke at TEDxBeaconStreet, is skeptical of this descriptor. Sure, young people can text and chat and play games, he says, “but that doesn’t really make you fluent.” Mitch Resnick: Let's teach kids to code Fluency, Resnick proposes in this TED Talk, comes not through interacting with new technologies, but through creating them. The former is like reading, while the latter is like writing. Databending using Audacity Effects - Guías ilustración & dibujo en Pinterest. Photoshop Animation Tutorial. [CG Textures] - Textures for 3D, graphic design and Photoshop! 50 High-Quality Adobe InDesign Tutorials.
Design Inspiration, Freebies and Tutorials - Creative Nerds. Free High Resolution Textures - Lost and Taken. Mprehensive Guides For Understanding The Basic Fundamentals Of Photoshop. This round-up is a collection of fundamental tutorials/articles, which will serve as a great base for learning and understanding the basics of some of the more popular Photoshop tools.
Photoshop has so many tools and features it can take a life time to master, but if you can understand the fundamentals you can achieve almost anything in Photoshop. In the roundup we have tried to seek out the best comprehensive guides, for the best Photoshop tools and features. I hope you enjoy the article, and i will look forward to hearing your thoughts in the comments section below. Two year ago we did a similar post which was entitled: “Comprehensive Guides for Understanding the Basic Fundamentals of Illustrator”. This is a similar article another great reference point, for learning and understanding illustrator.
Photoshop’s Pen Tool: The Comprehensive Guide The Pen Tool makes appearances across almost the entire Adobe product range. Photoshop Layer Styles Comprehensive Guide Photoshop’s Filters. 30 Quality Tutorials For Working With Textures In Photoshop. 100 best Illustrator tutorials from 2013. Following our annual tradition we have search every corner of the web to seek out the very best illustrator tutorials featured on the online design community, and published at some point within 2013.
We have a great compilation of illustrator tutorials wether your a beginner or complete novice, there’s some great tutorials certainly worth doing to help expand your illustrator design knowledge. I hope you enjoy this great round-up, and we look forward to hearing your thoughts in the comments section below. Create a Retro Triangular Pattern Design in Illustrator.
Follow this step by step Illustrator tutorial to create the popular retro style pattern design made up of lots of colourful squares and triangles.
The process is pretty simple, making this a good tutorial for newcomers to Adobe Illustrator. We’ll be using tools to accurately align our elements, then see how the Pathfinder can easily create custom shapes. The pattern we’ll be creating is this cool retro inspired somewhat mosaic like design. The mix of squares and triangles along with the limited colour palette attracts the eye with cool illusions. View the final retro pattern design. Geometric Pattern in Illustrator. Last weekend I was playing in Illustrator trying to create a simple wallpaper to use on my phone and tablet.
I love geometric patterns, but I hadn't done anything like that in a while. So, I started playing with some ideas inspired by Andy Gilmore. It's really nice to see how the Pattern Tool in Illustrator facilitates the process of creating patterns these days. Surreal 2013 Case Study by Cristian Eres. How To Create a Military Style Emblem Logo Design. If you’ve been a reader of my blog you’ll know I love a good badge or emblem style logo design.
I’ve done a couple of tutorials before and featured plenty of great examples in showcases. Today I fancied creating another logo of my own, so I used the IGN Alliance network my @spoonergaming alter-ego is a part of to create a military style emblem. Follow this step by step Illustrator to see how the whole thing was put together, using various tools to create the range of vector shapes. IGN Alliance is IGN’s YouTube network for gamers. This little emblem I put together uses a military theme to relate to first person shooters like Call of Duty and Battlefield. We’ll begin with the sergeant insignia, draw a black square on the artboard then hold Shift and rotate it by 45 degrees. Hold ALT and Shift while clicking/dragging a duplicate of the rectangle.