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Graphic Exchange - The blog of Mr Cup - graphic design, print, identity, products and more...
This new deck by Joe White follow the Contraband one. You know Joe and his amazing detailed design as we work together on the (sold out) 2015 edition of the calendar and he designed the front cover. Every single playing card within the High Victorian deck was designed from scratch - even the Aces, Jokers, and court cards exude the grand excess of ornamentation quintessential to the Victorian era. In a word: breathtaking. Antler is a deck designed by Tom Lane, who also creates this year edition of the front cover of the letterpress calendar! This Tobacco Brown back design features two Twin Bucks enshrined within beautiful flourishes that mimic the lush forest of Yosemite National Park. I contact Jeff Trish as I love his design of this deck, and I am pleased to say he participates in this year edition of the calendar too! As both Tom Lane and Jeff Trish participate in this year calendar I propose you 2 packs with the calendar (Deluxe or Normal) and their decks.


Make gold foil prints at home My sweet friend, Ally, recently shared with me that she was making DIY gold foil prints. I begged her to show me her technique as I am obsessed with anything gold lately. Materials Needed: – A laminator The Best and Worst Identities of 2011, Part II: The Best To end the year on a positive note here are The Best Identities of 2011. As much as I enjoy posting the train wrecks, the Bests are more fun, mostly because my selections tend to generate plenty of disagreement. You can catch the worst here. Enjoy and see you in 2012.

()The Mechanical Maniacs Here is my sprite gallery. Which should be obvious. Lately I've been having allot of people asking me to use my "Gauntlet" character as their own in either avatars, or sprite comics, or in their signatures, or something. Of course I've had a few people simply steal it and ask me nothing. RBNo2 free font RBNo2 is a new gothic sans serif font designed by Rene Bieder for Fontfabric. It is inspired by late 19th century industrial fonts with german roots regarding straightness and geometry. Combined with other sans serifs, slab serifs and serif fonts it catches the eye when used in headlines and short copy texts. Additonally to the regular styles the alternate versions will turn the font into a perfect partner for modern, technical and contemporary impressions as well as high quality, luxury and timeless environments. The whole family will include Light, Regular, Bold, Black + Alternative. Downloadfree version

The Catoonizer Home | What is this? | Kitty Keys | Help | Updates | Contact Designs & Artwork Copyright © Cartoonize My Pet™ All rights reserved. Order processing, printing, customer service and delivery provided by Zazzle 12 Books Every Designer Should Own Good design requires equal parts skill and instinct. To stay sharp and fresh, taking yourself to school every once and a while is key. No, not an endless stream of YouTube tutorials.

the johnson banks thought for the week The man who gave Michael Johnson his first job, Wally Olins, died yesterday. In this piece Johnson remembers some of Olins’ famous foibles. I first met Wally nearly thirty years ago, when, as a nervous student, I took a train down to London from the soggy shores of the North-West, clutching a box of slides of my final project. I’m not sure how my slightly hapless tutor had managed to swing the already world-famous Olins as my external project examiner but there I was, in the ubiquitous eighties design consultancy reception, perspiring furiously. My precise memories of the next two hours are unclear. Some things remain mercifully fuzzy, such as the mad search for a slide projector and usable carousel, and what, precisely, Wally said.

25 Fantastic Vector Portraits When most people think to create a portrait, Illustrator isn't the first program that comes to mind. Photoshop, sure. Pencil and paper, definitely. Even paints or collage seem obvious. Free Font Ostrich Sans by Tyler Finck This license can also be found at this permalink: This Font Software is licensed under the SIL Open Font License, Version 1.1. This license is copied below, and is also available with a FAQ at: —————————————————————————————- SIL OPEN FONT LICENSE Version 1.1 - 26 February 2007—————————————————————————————- PREAMBLE The goals of the Open Font License (OFL) are to stimulate worldwide development of collaborative font projects, to support the font creation efforts of academic and linguistic communities, and to provide a free and open framework in which fonts may be shared and improved in partnership with others.

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