Kris Aamlid

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4 brilliant personal logos – and why they work

As a designer, you ultimately live or die by the quality of your work – but some careful self-branding can do wonders to make you more memorable. …

Graphic Design

Easy Blackberry & Apple Jelly with step-by-step video tutorial!

Soak and rinse the blackberries to get rid of any insects etc.<p>Cut the apples into dice (don’t peel or core).<p>Place the fruits into a preserving pan or …

Recipes

Andorsands &/or Irony Marks‽ Popularizing New Glyphs in the Digital Age - 99% Invisible

Could one person start a whole movement behind a new logogram and/or punctuation mark based on a momentary flash of insight‽ The Bay Area’s Doctor …

Typography

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

RCA graduate Marcus Kung designs propellerless drone

Royal College of Art graduate Marcus Kung has designed a drone that can fly without propellers, with the aim of reducing injuries.<p>The Impeller Drone …

Drones

21 Healthy Ways to Put Your Slow Cooker to Work Every Day This Summer

If you actually want to take advantage of all those Summer relaxation vibes, don't put your slow cooker away. You can use it to get healthier by cooking meals without spending hot and humid days over a stove or grill.<p>Slow cookers aren't just great for Winter comfort foods like stews and soups. They …

Cooking

Typography: 36 Days of Type in Perspective

The "36 days of type" challenge never ceases to inspire me. There is always a new take on how to create a beautiful mix of typography, colors, and …

Typography

Calligraphy & Print Design: 字體設計

We are starting it off with a combination of calligraphy & print design project by 行行珂 HunkXing, who is a graphic designer based in Beijing, China. …

Typography

What is Sourdough? The Bread that Rises Without Yeast

It's more than just sour bread.<p>July 10, 2018<p>Sourdough is the oldest form of leavened bread, dating back to Ancient Egypt. Before the use of …

Bread

A Typeface Designed To Thwart NSA Surveillance

Worried about spying eyes? Here’s a typeface created with the government’s prying computers in mind.<p>Long before Edward Snowden leaked the Prism documents, Sang Mun served two years of mandatory service for the Korean military, gathering intelligence under the NSA. He didn’t choose to publish any …

Surveillance

The Best Smoothie For Your Busy Workday

Smoothies can be a great breakfast for busy mornings. They’re a convenient way to pack in nutrients that fuel your body and brain for a productive day ahead. However, I see people make the same smoothie mistakes over and over, leading to energy crashes and poor appetite control, plus hidden …

Nutrition

White House Threatened to Economically Cripple Ecuador for Promoting Breastfeeding

Mustn’t upset Big Baby Food!<p>When hundreds of government delegates met in Geneva last spring for the United Nations’ World Health Assembly, they expected a resolution introduced by Ecuador encouraging breastfeeding to be approved quickly and without incident. After all, decades of research has shown …

Donald Trump

Master WordPress Techniques to Take Your Website From Idea to Reality

WordPress powers nearly half of the world's websites; understanding how to use this tool can drive your site to the top of the heap. The WordPress …

Web Design

Variable Fonts

Multiple Master fonts were an idea in the 90s that has come back in the form of Variable Fonts. I find it interesting that so many ideas from the …

Typography

Poetic Visual Art by Tishk Barzanji

Enjoy the poetic visual art of Tishk Barzanji.Today it’s time for the second feature of Tishk Barzanji‘s creative universe. The London, UK based …

Art

91 Font Families with Extended License—98% off!

Download 91 font families with extended license for only $39 instead of $2450.<p>The team of Pixelo had teamed up with some of the most skilled font …

Typography

Infographic: the history of the internet

Life without the internet is hard to imagine, especially if you can't remember it. The world wide web has made everything from ordering pizzas to …

Infographics

London Mayor Says 'Trump Baby' Blimp Can Fly In Protest Of President Trump's Visit

The "Trump Baby" blimp is nearly 20 feet tall, wearing nothing but a diaper and a grimace. A tuft of yellow hair tops his orange head. He is armed with a cellphone, ready to tweet.<p>And now he is nearly ready to fly over Parliament in London.<p>Mayor Sadiq Khan's Greater London Authority has given …

everythingtrump

Multiple Font Family from Latinotype

Multiple, a 90 fonts superfamily from Latinotype.Multiple is a new superfamily consisting of 90 fonts divided into two subfamilies: a sans and a slab …

Typography

Drone Photography: Aerial Facades

I don't know if you are familiar to the Instagram hashtag: #StraightFacades, it's a cool hashtag where users would take pictures of facades of …

Aerial Photography

A L Q V I M I A

Design: Luis Utrillas<br>Project Type: Student Project<br>School: Escuela Superior de Diseño de Aragón<br>Course: Graphic Design<br>Photography: Unpardedos<br>Binding: …

Packaging Design

Your Google account might be giving outside developers access to your data — here's how to disconnect apps you don't trust before they read your mail

You may not be the only one reading your messages in your Gmail account.<p>While Google itself has stopped scanning Gmail users' email, some third-party developers have created apps that can access consumers' accounts and scan their messages for marketing purposes, according to a new report in The …

Apps

Learn Python with Visual Studio

In the Stack Overflow Developer Survey for 2018, Python sits comfortably in the first place as the most wanted programming language, with JavaScript …

Python Programming

Stunning Moody Adventure Photography by Fabian Huebner

Spectacular travel landscapes by Fabian Huebner, talented self-taught photographer, retoucher and adventurer who was born and raised in the fairy …

Photography

Infographic: What PR pros should know about typography and color

There’s more to good web design than avoiding Comic Sans.The typography you choose, as well as the color and other concerns, will convey a lot about …

Typography

Typography: TT Smalls Geometric Sans Serif

TT Smalls is a geometric sans serif created for use in video clips and for video production by the TypeType foundry typography minds. The main …

Typography

Firefox and 1Password now bring data breach notifications to you

Firefox and 1Password have made it much easier to find out if your email address and password have ever been been leaked due to a data breach. 1Password now comes integrated with the Have I Been Pwned service, allowing you to check your credentials against the database within its interface, while …

Firefox

Porn star Natalya Nemchinova dubbed 'World Cup's hottest fan' can't help side slip to heavy defeat

She's been a good luck symbol for Russia in this World Cup after being spotted by eagle-eyed cameramen - but even Natalya Nemchinova couldn't help …

Euros

Chef shows how he eats for less than $25 a week

Eco chef Tom Hunt says the secret to eating well and cheap is to buy food in season and buy it in bulk. In this Guardian article, Hunt reveals his …

Food

Oh Sh*t What Now? / Honest Advice for New Graphic Designers

Oh Sh*t What Now? by Craig Oldham and published by Laurence King in April 2018 is an honest, no-holds-barred guide to breaking into the creative …

Graphic Design