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History of Icons – a visual brief on icon history by FUTURAMO

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Annual Report 2014 Jan 2014 11-18 january 2014 Grüne Woche and GFFA in Berlin The Crop Trust visited Berlin to raise awareness for the importance of conserving crop diversity. Read more 07-14 january 2014 How to Make Fashion Illustration: Learning Basic Figures To be able to create a good fashion illustration there are two things one must never forget: knowledge of basic proportion and drawing in constant proportion. The easiest way to determine proportion is breaking it by halves or thirds. A fashion illustrator is an interesting career option for people interested in fashion and drawing. Making It Pictures “Making It” is a documentary film that explores the daily struggles of making a living, staying creative, and making it all up as we go along. The film focuses primarily on Eric Fortune, Andrew Bawidamann, and Brian Ewing discussing education, their business model, and the future of Illustration but ultimately asking, what does “Making It” mean to each artist? Andrew Bawidamann, Brian Ewing and Eric Fortune are three excellent artists who are in the middle of their careers.

Silhouette A traditional silhouette portrait of the late 18th century Goethe facing a grave monument, cut paper, 1780 A silhouette is the image of a person, animal, object or scene represented as a solid shape of a single colour, usually black, its edges matching the outline of the subject. The interior of a silhouette is featureless, and the whole is typically presented on a light background, usually white, or none at all. The silhouette differs from an outline, which depicts the edge of an object in a linear form, while a silhouette appears as a solid shape. Silhouette images may be created in any visual artistic media,[1] but was first used to describe pieces of cut paper, which were then stuck to a backing in a contrasting colour, and often framed. 20 documentaries every designer should watch — – User Experience Design 20 documentaries every designer should watch Some of the documentaries listed below are quite famous, some are completely unknown. More than teaching you anything about Design, these films teach something about people — how they behave, what motivates them and how they shape art and culture at the same time they are shaped by it.

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Does grammar matter? - Andreea S. Calude Spoken language has been neglected and marginalized for much of our history on account of its perceived inferiority in comparison to written language. Written language was historically regarded as the language of the ‘learned,’ given that few people could read or write. It also had permanence (written records can be preserved for hundreds of years, and it is only recently that speech recordings became an achievable technology for most of us), and it was thought to be of a higher standard and quality (often summed up as having “better” or more “correct” grammar). You can read more about this biased view of written language over spoken language in the online book “The Written Language Bias” by Peter Linell.