5 Ways to Find Blog Topics With Social Media Do you need ideas for new blog topics? Do you use social media to find them? Social media conversations can lead to topics that feed your blog. In this article I’ll share five ways you can use social media to find new blog topics your audience will love. El correo basura tipografía collage arte My favorite retailer sends me many catalogs and sale mailers. I must say, I always get excited when a Crate and Barrel catalog arrives. I get a lot of inspiration from looking through them and the quality of the paper is great for decoupaging, especially the CB2 catalog! I made this AWESOME re-arranged typography wall art with two junk mail postcard sale mailers.
16 tips to improve as a graphic designer Graphic design is a field that is quickly changing, both creatively and technically, and while it is easy to get caught up in learning new technical skills, it is just as important to focus improving and pushing the limits of our creativity. While in design school, it was easy to surround myself with inspiration and engage in activities that helped my understanding of effective design. Once I graduated I feared losing it, since I was no longer surrounded by a learning environment. I made it a point to continue educating myself as much as possible and become more active in the field of design. I was determined not to let my designs grow stagnant, but rather transgress and improve with time.
DIY Air Plant Terrario + A Giveaway (closed) My dad gardens more than anyone I know. He is always outside planting new things, repotting, rearranging and watering. Growing up, my yard was basically a jungle. Unfortunately, I did not inherit a green thumb from him. I’m VERY bad with plants, but I finally found a type that I haven’t killed (well not yet, at least)! Poster Child Prints Blog Here’s number Twelve, the final print in PCP’s 12×12 Tim Timebomb Series by Tim Armstrong. “Not To Regret” is based on original artwork Tim created for his project, Tim Timebomb & Friends. These hand-pulled silkscreen prints are crafted in Los Angeles using the finest paper and archival inks. Prints are limited and once they sell out they will not be reproduced! 12 x 12 inches
Freezer Paper Stencil by Julie Ann Art Hi guys! My name is Julie and I blog over at Julie Ann Art. I’m so happy to be guest posting today! I’m going to show you how I transferred a design onto a pillow using a freezer paper stencil! Since we moved we haven’t had any pillows for our couch. The main reason we don’t have pillows? How to map connections with great circles Here's the technical definition of great circles on Wikipedia: A great circle, also known as a Riemannian circle, of a sphere is the intersection of the sphere and a plane which passes through the center point of the sphere, as distinct from a small circle. Any diameter of any great circle coincides with a diameter of the sphere, and therefore all great circles have the same circumference as each other, and have the same center as the sphere. A great circle is the largest circle that can be drawn on any given sphere.
50 Cool Moleskine Art Samples That'll Fuel Your Creativity Inspiration July 27, 2011 Why doodles look better on moleskines, we might never really know. What we do know is that this particular notebook has fueled, if not revived, many artists’ love for traditional sketching. Even artists who have long practiced digital arts seem to be enamored. Looking into some of the most creative sketches online, we’ve discovered how great they truly are! Imagine such works on your website, on posters, on business cards, on basically anything.
Pinturas Bricolaje - Revamped What seems like ages ago, I painted three abstracts for our bedroom that I have felt a bit ho-hum toward since adding brighter touches, like the cheery Marimekko blanket. Readers have asked how I made the paintings but, since I was actually trying to recreate this painting, it was a crazy, un-documentable journey from blank canvases to finished pieces. Anyone curious about the how-to is in luck though, because I recently tweaked the triptych (by adding new pops of colour to the two blander paintings) and I captured the transformation on camera. Life Below 600px Some people would have you believe that you aren't reading this. Why? Because it's not 'above the fold'. Above the fold - a graphic design concept that refers to the location of an important news story or a visually appealing photograph on the upper half of the front page of a newspaper. But you are reading it, aren't you?
Decorchick! Cambiar su mundo, un proyecto a la vez Hey hey! I’m SO excited about this project! And I have to say it felt awesome to be creative and crafty again. It’s been too long. Ha! PlaceIt by Breezi - Generate Product Screenshots in Realistic Environments How do I record my iOS app? Please click here for instructions on how to record your iOS app. How do I record my Android app? Please click here for instructions on how to record your Android app. LIME RIOT: Rollo de Papel Higiénico Tutorial de impresión I've been wanting to experiment with printing lately so when I saw this pin for creating DIY art using canvas and a toilet paper roll, I knew I had to try it on fabric! This knitting bag is the final result of my first fabric printing project. Making the fabric was so easy and fun! Here's what you need to do to create your own! Gather supplies; fabric (I used linen but quilting cotton would work just fine too), fabric paint and an old toilet paper or paper towel roll. You'll also need something to put under your fabric so that your paint doesn't bleed onto your table.
Responsive Design: What You Need To Know There is nothing new about responsive design; it has been around since 2010 when Ethan Marcotte coined the term for an article in A List Apart. But there is no doubt that in a little over three years it has completely changed the way web designer's work. Responsive Web design Books Responsive design is everywhere nowadays, and we can thank the growing mobile device industry for that. In fact, according to Pew Internet, 55 percent of Americans said they'd used a mobile device to access the Internet in 2012; 31 percent of them say that's the primary way they access the web.