49 great free handwriting fonts: Page 3 If you need a handwriting font for your project, look no further. When we talk about handwriting fonts, we're not just referring to one style of typography; they can come in a number of various executions. They are in the same area as cursive fonts but with even fewer constraints and often based off freeform illustrations.
3 ways to apply a line pattern effect on text in Illustrator A reader told me she used my command shape technique on a logo she was creating, but asked me if I knew a way where she could apply the lines inside the shape of the letters instead of applying them as a brush stroke. If you have no idea what I’m talking about. Let me explain 3 different technique on how you can apply a line pattern effect on text in Illustrator. A line pattern brush stroke This technique works with letters that have a prefect equal weight. Free UX Sketching And Wireframing Templates For Mobile Projects Today we are happy to release two printable UX sketching and wireframing templates, designed by Pixle81 for Smashing Magazine’s readers. This article presents Outline, a set of sketching and wireframing papers for mobile platforms and Tapsize, a set of templates for checking optimal tap areas without a mobile device. Outline Outline is a set of 28 printable sketching and wireframing papers (in PDF) for seven mobile platforms: Android, BlackBerry, iOS (iPad and iPhone), Meego, Symbian, webOS, Windows Phone 7. The set consists of a few combinations, such as actual size, 10 devices fit to a page, and landscape layout.
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Welcome: User Experience Fundamentals for Web Design About this video Learn how to apply simple UX design principles to your site to make it behave in the way that users want and expect. Released Font pairings: 20 perfect examples It's a classic conundrum for any graphic designer: finding font pairings that set each other off, don't fight the eye for attention, and harmonise without becoming homogenous and dull. The age-old rule goes as follows: concord or contrast, but don't conflict. But with so many typefaces and free fonts to choose from, how do you find two that work in harmony? Sure, there must be some free iPhone apps out there that might be able to help. But the easiest way to find perfect font pairings is by using different fonts within the same overarching typeface family. Find a so-called 'superfamily' and you'll have a ready-made range of weights, styles and classifications that are specifically designed to work together.
10 Tips for Designing with Type on a Photo One of the best techniques to have in your toolkit is designing with type on and around images. But it can also be one of the toughest concepts to pull off successfully. You have to have the right photo, a good eye for typography and know what you want to accomplish to make the most of adding type to an image. If you feel like you are ready to take on the challenge, here are 10 tips for making it work: 1. Add Contrast
Minions Minions - Official Trailer 3 (HD) - Illumination Minions - Official Trailer 2 (HD) - Illumination Minions - Super Fans Spot (HD) - Illumination Official Trailer 10 Free Beautiful Calligraphic Fonts Mar 05 2010 By Paul Viluda The word “calligraphy” is derived from two Greek words, denoting “beautiful writing”. The Design of Everyday Things - Wikipedia The Design of Everyday Things is a best-selling book by cognitive scientist and usability engineer Donald Norman about how design serves as the communication between object and user, and how to optimize that conduit of communication in order to make the experience of using the object pleasurable. One of the main premises of the book is that although people are often keen to blame themselves when objects appear to malfunction, it is not the fault of the user but rather the lack of intuitive guidance that should be present in the design. The book was published in 1988 with the title The Psychology of Everyday Things. Norman said his academic peers liked that title, but believed the new title better conveyed the content of the book and better attracted interested readers.:ix It is often referred to by the initialisms POET and DOET. Norman uses case studies to describe the psychology behind what he deems good and bad design, and proposes design principles. Contents