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The Best of Sketching in 2016

From traditional to digital and everything in between<p>We noticed a popularity in sketching articles this year, ranging from traditional pen and paper …

The 10 best video games of 2016

So here we are, on the cusp of a new year and it is time for us here to reflect on the past 12 months of excellent gaming action. While 2016 was the year that shocked the world in so many ways, video games found a degree of consistent excellence, with barely a month going by without a new …

Dark Souls

Read These 3 Books to Harvest Your Creativity in 2017 | Inc.com

Enter the new year resolved to continuously cultivate your creativity. Why? Because creativity is the fundamental means to discovery, reinvention and attunement. It is a "chaordic system" consisting of randomness (the "chaos") and structure (the "order") that leads to innovative outcomes. The …

Creativity

15 Powerful Plugins For Photoshop And Sketch

Photoshop and Sketch are powerful tools widely used by designers and developers. Sometimes it might seem that features are endless. But it can get better.<p>What could help significantly increase the efficiency and quality of the work are powerful plugins.<p>Here you will find a list of 15 plugins for …

Tutorials

Fair Travelling: 8 Tips To Capture People With Your Camera With Respect

When you travel to exotic countries in Asia, Africa or elsewhere, every photographer is of course very keen to capture some candid shots of the …

The 12 Types Of Trips You Should Take In Your Lifetime

Better than your average beach vacation, and cheaper too.<p>To some travelers, “vacation” means lying on a tropical beach or staying in an urban hotel, and there’s nothing wrong with that. But the start of a new year is time to think outside the box and start planning trips that help you both unwind …

Travel

What happens when a price drops on, say, a hotel, an airfare or a rental car that you've already paid for? Here's how you might recoup some money

Nobody wants to overpay for flights, hotels or rental cars, because saving money usually means you'll have more avenues for enriching your travel experience.<p>Here are six sites that can help in your hunt for bargains. Knowing you're protected makes it easier to commit to a flight, a room or a car …

Flying

You are what you eat: These foods make men more attractive to women

Women prefer the scent of men who eat diets rich in certain foods — including garlic!<p>When it comes to your love life, the impact of your diet could go beyond having a few extra pounds around the waist — what you eat may also influence how pleasing your body smells to members of the opposite sex. …

Speed Drawing Challenge Asks Artists To Sketch In 10 Mins, 1 Min, And 10 Secs

Artists usually spend countless hours perfecting their illustrations, however Mark Crilley decided to challenge his fellow illustrators. The rules …

10 Web Design Trends to Try in 2017

You're reading 10 Web Design Trends to Try in 2017, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on Twitter, …

UI Design

The 7 Best Meditation Apps to Download in the New Year

Relaxation is probably the first thing on your mind after the flurry and hurry of the holiday season. It may be the most wonderful and festive time …

Work Out Videos On Netflix: 10 Titles To Motivate Your 2017 New Year’s Resolution

If you’re looking for a straight work out video, you may not want to turn to Netflix. While there appears to be a shortage of exercise tutorials on …

The 13 Badass Illustrators You Should Be Following On Instagram

Documenting girlhood, post by post<p>Instagram-obsessives can find an account for virtually anything these days, whether it’s international fruit stickers or Meryl Streep Photoshopped onto food (yes, really). But lately, we’ve noticed a new tribe of Instagrammers having a moment we can definitely get …

'Sherlock' Star Benedict Cumberbatch 'Directly Related' To Sherlock Holmes Author

Researchers at Ancestry.com claim the two are distant cousins linked by royalty.<p>“Sherlock” star Benedict Cumberbatch is “directly related” to the man who created his onscreen character around 130 years ago, according to Ancestry.com researchers.<p>Elementary, though, this discovery is not. The actor …

Genealogy

PixTeller makes designers (almost) obsolete

PixTeller is a unique little service. Created by a Romanian web designer, Alexandru Roznovat, it is a sort of instant design studio with plenty of ready-made templates so you can create clever Instagram memes or fun book cover designs in a few seconds.<p>After creating an account you’re presented with …

The Voices in Our Heads

Why do people talk to themselves, and when does it become a problem?<p>“Talking to your yogurt again,” my wife, Pam, said. “And what does the yogurt say?”<p>She had caught me silently talking to myself as we ate breakfast. A conversation was playing in my mind, with a research colleague who questioned …

Colorful Paintings Visualize the Energetic Souls of Wildlife

Expressive and emotive, British artist Emily Tan‘s colorful creature portraits imaginatively capture the beauty of the animal kingdom. Each polychromatic piece combines the sketch-like quality of drawing with dreamy washes of watercolor to present an ethereal series of animal paintings.<p>Though …

Art

7 Psychiatrist-Backed Tips To Help You Manage Anxiety

Because this disorder can be a real pain.<p>People with anxiety disorders often face a sense of worry or dread and spend hours ruminating over worst case scenarios, which can get in the way of professional goals, personal relationships and a good quality of life. But there are ways to cope.<p>Here, …

Self-help

Sensual Drawings of Gnarled Hands Touching Nature | Monday Insta Illustrator

"Woah, look at my hands..."<p>Hands are strange, as we're reminded in these touchy-feely drawings of human appendages paired with plants by San Francisco-based scientific illustrator Noel Badges Pugh. With a degree in painting from the San Francisco Art Institute and a master's in Illustration from UC …

5 Questions you need to ask yourself every day

Forget about New Year's resolutions this year; here's how to reach your goals by living more intentionally<p><i></i><i>“The future starts today, not tomorrow.”</i> <br>– …

Watch Disney Animation's Evolution, 1937-2016

In just over two and a half minutes, editor Bora Barroso shows us Disney feature film animation, starting with <i>Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs</i> (1937) …

Animation

What You Need To Know About DIY Wedding Flowers

Wedding planning is a multi-layered process with many decisions. Searching for ways to save is crucial for smaller wedding budgets, but a lot of …

Weddings

Things that will help you understand and raise more questions on Human Consciousness

Consciousness is the state or quality of awareness, or, of being aware of an external object or something within oneself. It has been defined as: …

How to Save Money For Your Dream Trip

It's easier than you think.<p><b>This piece originally appeared on Travelandleisure.com.</b><p>If you’re a budget-conscious traveler, you likely already know …

How a gorgeous old movie set in Malta became a tourist destination where couples get married

Starring Robin Williams as the comic character in his first film role, the movie/musical was a critical disaster and many involved found it to be a disappointment — though it was one of Altman's highest-grossing movies, making $49 million.<p>But the unique set of the town of Sweethaven that was built …

European Travel

Here’s why your next pair of sneakers may be made out of wool

Yes, that wool. The same kind of fabric that lines your favorite suits and overcoats is now being used in running apparel, according to Bloomberg.<p>Everyone seems to be giving it a try, from startups like Allbirds, who make simple shoes with uppers made entirely out of wool, to Nike, who has …

Four Ways to Wear a Headband /Headwrap ♡ | thekelliworldtv

How To Fix Broken Headphones Using These Simple Soldering Steps

I have recently begun teaching myself how to solder with the hopes of crafting my own DJ controls in the near future. I had many, many questions when …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Mark Zuckerberg pledged to give away 99% of his Facebook shares — worth $45 billion.</b> The CEO announced his decision in a letter to his newborn daughter, Max.<p><b>2. Microsoft has laid off 30 people working on Hololens in Israel.</b> Another 30 working on the augmented reality headset are being</b> …