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Jamie Wieck complied The 50, a list of 50 things he believes every graphic design student should know on leaving college. Some of these points are obvious, others less so - but all are brief, digestible nuggets of wisdom that will hopefully go some w...
10 Mistakes a Graphic Designer Shouldn't be Making
There are many free stock photography sites. I set out to find as many good ones as I could. I found 15 good, solid resources out there. "Royalty Free" does
I've been noticing lately, much to my delight, that there seems to be a resurgence in retro themed web designs. Whether we're feeling nostalgic for the
Design is based on the inspiration of past accomplishments. On that foundation, we can build upon those achievements to shape the future. Design is about life — past, present and future — and the learning process that happens between birth and death....
Eric Van Den Boom is a freelance graphic designer specialising in illustration & custom lettering
A Vintage or retro style design is meant to transport it's audience decades into the past. Designers try to do this by using various design elements such as
There are so many free fonts all around the web these days and sometimes it makes me think is their any really point purchasing fonts. I've decide to
One of the most important aspects of a good vintage style design is the use of authentic looking textures. Since most of you probably don't have time to browse
This is a tutorial teaching how to make a low-poly portrait and a screencapture video showing a timelapse of the entire process.
These very well executed print ads for Calgary Farmer's Market made me smile. Love the idea! The campaign was designed as a compliment to the ‘Open all winter' series.
Variety of free futuristic fonts drawing the attention of audience by its uniqueness, freshness, and creativity.
This is a great case study by Lukasz Ruszel a designer from Poland. Lucasz explain all the ideas behind the logo and shares every step of the process with us. Check it out!
Sweet Station is a NY/NJ based website with a steady stream of posts on art, architecture, advertising, photography, product design, and graphics.
Découverte des superbes illustrations de Lukas Brezak disposant d'une ambiance unique et assez étrange. Avec des dessins de qualité et des choix graphiques
Information is beautiful: 30 examples of creative infography
Tiago Hoisel is a mad scientist reanimating cartoon characters into living beings, or perhaps he is capturing the souls of living beings and injecting them into
Last June, the Sifter did a post on the awesome work of artist and illustrator extraordinairre, Glenn Jones aka Glennz. Glenn is a graphic designer and illustrator from Auckland, New Zea...
If you are a graphic designer looking for freelance graphic design jobs or full-time graphic design jobs then you have come to the right place. Below is a
It's always a good idea to present your logo and identity design pasted on objects. Also, when you prepare the graphic design guidelines you may want to include realistic looking mock-ups to present the artwork.
Dominique Falla's contribution to this year's competition, she designed We are all a Part of the Same Thing an amazing, typographic string art piece. I especially love the ombré rainbow effect she's created with the different colors of ...
You know logo design is an important area of graphic design and maybe the most unique part of it.Logos are not used only by companies but also by organizations
Striped Backgrounds makes free stripe backgrounds, beautify your iPhone or Computer with a new free striped background.
You can find MoMA Stores in New York and Tokio or do what I have been doing, visit the online and get inspired.
Whether it's textures, Photoshop brushes, or icons, we love finding top notch free files and sharing them with our readers. We try to post at least one
We make easy to use, impeccably crafted iPhone, iPad and Mac apps.
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Once in a while, you may want to try a different approach in design. If the concept/idea is green or nature related, wood elements can fit in pretty nice and they are fundamentally suitable. In this article, we attempt to showcase you 28 High Resolut...
Any person serious about their career - carpenters, graphic designers, dentists, or anyone else - is constantly trying to learn and improve at their craft.
We are sharing with these rounded fonts that you can use to streamline your workflow and better implement conceptual ideas for your designs.
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30 PDF files on the web that are freely available and that every designer should download.
More Photoshop brushes than you'll ever need
The aim of this article is to document every conceivable type of black that is destined for print and web. It is my aim that if you are a designer, you can find some information here that you didn't know―and if you are learning about design, I hope y...
I saw this collection a couple of years back over on ISO50, only never got around to sharing it. But that's the thing with vintage logos — they're always relevant due to their vintage-ness.
This one lets you specify which panel to open as default.
Vintage and retro style designs can be a beautiful thing. By using a combination of rough textures, grunge patterns and brushes meant to add an aged or used appearance, designers can easily pull of this timeless look. To compliment this aged appearan...
A logo is the visual cornerstone of one's branding. While some logos are complex, often the most memorable ones are those that are simplistic. Instead of
The following graphic design interview tips were written by Lee Newham, founder of Good People, and former design director at London-based Davies Hall.
Typography Served features top work in categories such as typeface design, lettering, illustrated typography, or any piece with a strong typographic treatment.
The art of the résumé.
Absolutely incredible light paintings by photographer
swissted is an ongoing project by graphic designer mike joyce, owner of in new york city. drawing from his love of punk rock and swiss modernism, two movements that have (almost) nothing to do with one another, mike has redesigned vintage punk, hard...
I think its about time to redesign my Resume/CV, often this thought runs through our mind. Then the first thing to do will be, is do a little research on latest trends and go through different well designed and creative Resume/CV of the people that y...
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Using the correct typeface for your design project is absolutely crucial in conveying the message and feel of the overall design, it is necessary to keep an awesome collection of both paid and free fonts in your font collection to allow you to have t...
Whether you're stuck inside and need to break out or you've found locked outside and need to get in, having the key or password is rarely your only option.
The Best 10 Motivational Videos. Once in a while a video comes along that is powerful enough to transcend language barriers and motivate us to move forward.
Why do we make mistakes? Here are some of the biggest human errors in history.
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Animated Short Movies: Movie shorts, or short animations are a unique form of art, which can inspire and enlighten just like any other art form. Sometimes even more so.
Just as with scripts, movie concept artists go through many a draft until they get the final approval for their character portrayals. Take Shrek for
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Sergei Bobkov is a 53 years-old Russian sculptor who realizes works with a very original techniques. He uses wood chips (from Siberian cedars) to create very detailed birds and animals. The chips are 2 or 3 inch long. Each sculpture required six mont...
Let's be honest; as designers, we almost definitely will judge books by their covers. When they're all we have to go on when we're deciding what to buy at the
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If you need a last minute Halloween costume, look no further. I found inspiration from various places like and (of which this DIY is based) and figured out a way to get the chic look for less. I wanted to recreate this intricate mask with things yo...
concrete jewelry for the Ivanka concrete design award 2011