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How Graphic Designer Louise Fili Creates Timeless Logos

“I think of a logo as a typographic portrait,” she says.<p>On Sundays, designer Louise Fili likes to venture into her Manhattan office, pull out her visual diaries–albums of perfume labels, orange wrappers, photographs of street signs, she’s been making for decades–and immerse herself in the world of …

Graphic Design

The floodgates are opening with prominent Republicans calling on Trump to step down

Calls for Donald Trump to remove himself from the presidential race rushed in late Friday and into Saturday morning from prominent Republican officials.<p>The past of couple weeks for the real-estate businessman have gone from disappointing to near apocalyptic.<p>Now, a bombshell audio recording that is …

Republicans

This Boxed Set Is The Best Intro to RPGs

<i>The Lone Wolf Adventure Game</i> is a box set designed by Cubicle 7 to be the best intro to RPGs for new players. Despite stiff competition, it may have …

Board Games

25 Best Photoshop Actions With Creative Photo Effects

You can achieve very high-quality photo effects without it having to take you days, hours, or your whole work week creating them from scratch.In this …

Graphics

20 Web Design Concepts That Will Blow Your Mind

Creating an effective and exciting experience is a crucial part of success of any website design. With HTML5 it is now possible to add dynamic …

Craft Beer

TT Drugs Condensed Font Family from TypeType

TT Drugs Condensed, a modern and elegant font family designed by Ivan Gladkikh of foundry TypeType.Ivan Gladkikh’s TT Drugs Condensed typeface is the …

Typography

Vega Brings The Fabulous Back To 'Street Fighter V'

The latest character to join the roster of <i>Street Fighter V</i> is the Spanish matador Vega. A long term character in the series, originating back in <i>Street Fighter II</i>, it’s nice to see that Capcom have included him in the upcoming game.<p>With his signature mask, this new version of Vega differs in the …

Street Fighter

Master the worlds of Adobe and web design with a lifetime of lessons [Deals]

From Photoshop to Flash, Adobe’s software products are a key part of the digital media ecosystem. Mastering a set of tools as wide ranging as theirs takes a lot of time, which is exactly what the <b>Lifetime Subscription to Adobe Training Videos</b> offers. For $89, you’ll get literally as much time as you …

What Industrial Design Students Had to Carry, Part 1: Drawing Implements

Tuition was one thing. Keeping yourself in design $upplies was another<p>In the entry about the Manual Labor of Design, we see the on-camera designer …

Wild Open Spaces: A Visual Guide to the World of ‘The Witcher 3’

CD Projekt RED's RPG isn't just one of the best games of 2015—it's also among the year's most beautiful.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>It's not enough for a video game just to be big anymore. Scale isn't as impressive as it used to be: Now it's detail and variety that define the best …

The Witcher

The 50 Best RPG On PC

An entirely objective ranking of the 50 best PC RPGs ever released. Covering the entire history of computer role-playing games is a daunting task and …

Motion graphics inspiration | #1241

Today <b>motion graphics</b> has become an omnipresent player in this age of technology. Its presence is anywhere there is a screen and has become an …

Graphic Design

Craftsman Beautifully Fashions Ships from Star Wars and Star Trek into Coffee Tables

Tennessee-based furniture designer Barry Shields has beautifully handcrafted two coffee tables that pay homage to beloved sci-fi classics. The intricate custom pieces resemble an X-wing Starfighter from <i>Star Wars</i> and the U.S.S. Enterprise from <i>Star Trek</i>. Shields used a combination of ash, cherry, and …

Star Trek

Font of the day: Sant’Elia Script

Here at Creative Bloq, we're big fans of typography and we're constantly on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces – especially free fonts. So, if …

Typography

Design Exercises To Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

The creative mind is like the human body.<p>Creativity is something that should be trained everyday, or else it would get out of shape. Thus, doing some …

The Ultimate Vintage Textures Bundle

Download this vintage textures bundle of 240 individual files (vectors and bitmaps) – 79% off!<p>David Hutton of studio Offset has put together 8 of his …

Tutorials

A Fast Fat-Loss Workout

When done back-to-back for multiple rounds of heart-pumping intervals, the exercises will cut fat and chisel muscle. They’ll burn calories during your workout, and then let loose a wave of fat-burning hormones that stoke your metabolism for the 23.5 hours after you’re done.<p>And you don’t need any …

Font of the day: Ikaros

Here at Creative Bloq, we're big fans of typography and we're constantly on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces – especially free fonts. So, if …

This indie horror tells the story of a documentary crew of college students who are making a doc about Alzheimer’s disease using the eponymous …

Alzheimer's Disease

18 Insider Web Design Tricks to Simplify Your Process & Workflow

Over time, every web designer collects their own stash of tricks to make work easier – hacks, workflows and insider information that only experience …

Web Design

22 Website Designs With Amazing Typography

Typography is one the most important element of web design. With the availability of tons of creative fonts in the market, designers are creating …

20 Awesome Free Design Kits for Web and Graphic Designers

Free design kits are amazing PSD freebies for web and graphic designers. These new PSD and AI free design kits will save you a lot of time and let …

Graphic Design

100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection for 2015

The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog<p><b>The 2015 version of The 100 Greatest Free Fonts Collection is finally here.</b> . Do you remember our <b>“100</b> …

Helpful Life Hacks to Get in Shape for the Summer

<i>What are good hacks and tips for exercise, fitness and working out?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Leo Polovets,</i> …

Exercise

The Only 5 Ab Exercises You'll Ever Need

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters, DETAILS</i><p><i>(photos: Getty)</i><p>Take a look around your gym: There's no end to the array of abs exercises that guys are churning out. Their bodies are contorted. Their foreheads are drenched. But their abs? Meh.<p>See, when it really comes down to it, all you really need are five staple …

Workouts

No Pain, No Gain! 5 Magazines to Get You Moving

Making that New Year’s resolution to exercise more is easy, but if you’re new to a routine it can feel daunting or get boring very quickly if you’re going at it alone. Fortunately, we’ve found a variety of exercise options as well as visual guides complete with videos and GIFs.<p>With these five …

The Week in Review: Benefits of Coffee

Coffee drinkers received some good news this week from new research pointing to the benefits of the popular beverage. A new study from scientists in Korea found drinking between one and five cups of coffee every day is good for arteries.<p>Calcium deposits in arteries, which cause blockage, were at …