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Flat Design. History, Benefits and Practice.

Famous artist Edgar Degas once said: «Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.» In terms of graphic design, which could be also defined …

UI Design

10 famous designers’ online portfolios and what you can learn from them

A portfolio website is an ideal way to get your name out there, show people your work and get feedback on your designs. It’s a virtual necessity if …

American Outlaws & Criminals: 14 Notorious Female Gangsters in History You Wouldn't Want To Mess With

The world has been always been a scary place and the women on this list did nothing to make it better. These women are robbers, gang queens, …

Leica’s New Sofort Instant Camera Has Been Confirmed Ahead of Its Official Unveiling

Originally leaked in the latest edition of <i>LFI</i> magazine, the new Leica Sofort instant camera has been confirmed to be real and will be officially …

Cameras

USC Roski School of Art and Design rebuilds with 'transformative' new hires

The USC Roski School of Art and Design is attempting to rebuild – both its embattled infrastructure and its image.<p>Last year, seven studio art MFA students withdrew from the school protesting curriculum changes and staff defections at the university. The lone student left, International Artist …

Art

King of Rap: The Notorious B.I.G. [EXPLICIT]

A Tribute to Big Poppa, The King of Rap <i>1972--1997</i><p><i>"Stay far from timid Only make moves when your heart's in it And live the phrase sky's the limit"</i><p><i>The Notorious B.I.G. famously photographed in a crown.</i><p>It has been 19 years since the death of rap legend Christopher Wallace. He rapped about the life of …

Chicken Parmesan Recipes

Fried, slathered in sauce and dripping with melty mozzarella, there truly is nothing more comforting than a plate of chicken parmesan. The classic …

Super Bowl Snacks: A Stoner's Guide

Watching the Super Bowl is stressful. Here, tips for upgrading your favorite football snacks with a... calming influence (i.e. marijuana).<p>The Super …

Thoughtful Dad Finds the Perfect Way to Repurpose Restaurants' Leftover Crayons

Bryan Ware was inspired to create The Crayon Initiative while watching his two sons color during a birthday dinner. “I wondered, ‘What happens to these crayons after we leave if we don't take them with us?'” the dad told The Mighty. Later, he asked a restaurant employee this same question and was …

Crayons

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Tupac Estate Selects 20 Artists To Honor Late Rapper's Legacy

The estate of Tupac Shakur honored the late rapper yesterday (September 13) with a digital art gallery. The date marked the 19th anniversary of …

Rap & Hip-Hop

David Adjaye on His New Line of Textiles for Knoll

“There's a vibrancy and movement, but it's not intense; it's not something that's supposed to trip you out.”<p>Today, the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian …

The Skate Girls of Kabul

The Skate Girls of Kabul<p>via selectism.com<p>Award-winning photographer Jessica Fulford-Dobson's powerful "Skate Girls of Kabul" series is currently on display at London’s National Portrait Gallery and is set to be published in an upcoming book. Dobson traveled to Kabul, Afghanistan to capture the …

National Portrait Gallery

Colorful DIY Stained Glass Art to Welcome Spring - Cretíque

Still looking for that wonderful Mother’s Day project even as the big Sunday draws ever so close? Not to fret, as we have the perfect DIY creation …

Crafting

The 25 Best Companies For Interns

Why Facebook holds the first-place title for the second year and what the rest of the best companies offer well beyond making copies.<p>You won’t see interns at any of these 25 companies fetching coffee, doing data entry, or providing mind-numbing support work. The top internship programs in America …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Personal Finance

Sundust: Striking Charcoal & Conté Portraits of Sun Goddesses by Sara Golish | Colossal

<p>Sundust is a new series of ten portraits of fictional sun goddesses by Toronto-based visual artist Sara Golish. Each piece is meticulously executed …

Mother Takes Adorable Portraits of Her 10-Month-Old Baby and Their Rescue Dog

Not since Tokyo-based mother Aya Sakai's photos of her son and their French Bulldog, have I seen such a cute pairing like this! Meet Zoey and Jasper. Lifestyle photographer Grace Chon recently turned the camera on her 10-month-old Chinese-Korean baby Jasper and their 7-year-old rescue dog Zoey, …

Cute