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Free ShellaHera Script Font

- Advertisement -<p>5/5 (5)<p>- Advertisement -<p><b>Free ShellaHera Script Font</b> is a gorgeous script font. it’s so beautiful with a dancing baseline. A …

Typography

Color blending "Chameleon Pens" are the hottest new art items trending in Japan

These pens will change the way you shade.<p>Ever since Chameleon Pens released a promotion video on their Twitter account earlier this week, Japanese …

Just do it: The DIYers building a new golden age for zines

LONDON — “Here’s a pen, and some paper, and a typewriter, now start your zine.”<p>These were the instructions given to readers on the back cover of</i> …

Splyt light kits let you build your own glowing works of art

There is any easy way to create your own unique lighting decor at home - and, no, we aren't talking about the soda can lamps from middle school shop …

Artist Brian Yap on How iPad Apps Transformed The Way He Works

We write a lot about furniture and home decor designers’ processes but we don’t often cover graphic design, even though we know a lot of you are …

How typography will help your responsive website stand out

Be responsive, accessible and differentWhen someone uses the term ‘accessibility’ in the context of web development, they’ll likely be referring to …

Visual Design

A Few Techniques of Logo Design

A logo can be a panacea for increasing the company’s profits. This sign can do real financial miracles. To create a quality logo, you need to examine …

Aldous Huxley on Sincerity, Our Fear of the Obvious, and the Two Types of Truth Artists Must Reconcile

“All great truths are obvious truths. But not all obvious truths are great truths.”<p><i>“The hardest thing is to be sincere,”</i> young André Gide wrote in his journal in 1890, decades before receiving the Nobel Prize, as he contemplated the central role of sincerity in creative work. But to make sincerity …

Literature

How a Street Artist Secretly Painted an Urban-Scale Mural in Cairo

All over the world street artists have become famous by surreptitiously adding swabs of paint or wheatpaste to city walls. But the most remarkable …

A photographer embarked on a mission to document New York City's best street art before it disappeared — here are some of his favorites

"The street is the common denominator, the bell curve and the barometer of all things," street artists Enzo & Nio write in the new book "Outdoor Gallery - New York City"."You go to the street when there is nowhere else to go. You go to the street to shout at the world... The streets serve as a …

Streetwear

26 Keys To Create Killer Infographics

Infographics have exploded in popularity and it seems like every company has at least one. In today’s age of the “information skimmers,” it’s …

Infographics

How to draw basic shapes

Breaking any process down into small chunks is a great way to tackle what can seem like a daunting task. If you're struggling to figure out how to …

Graphics

For Typography Lovers: A Reprint Of The Original ‘Helvetica’ Film Poster

<b>The documentary film</b> <i>Helvetica</i> has become one of the most famous films about typography since its release in 2007.<p><b>To commemorate</b> the 10th anniversary …

Meet D Bruze, the Designer Behind Future’s Amazing New Merch

We paid a visit to the Purple Reign Tour Pop-Up Shop in LA, where Future fan art mixed with a line of dope exclusive T-shirts designed by 21-year-old New Yorker Darian Bruze.<p><i>D Bruze / Photo by the author</i><p>At this point, I think all of us—tall, small, cool, dweeby, skinny, fat, young, old, living, …

betype:

Is imposible to post of the elements that this bundle includes. There are thousands of icons, illustrations, drawings, infographics, patterns and a lot of interesting stuff.<p>Every item is professionally crafted and will help you work faster than ever. The illustrations are fully editable and they cover tons of different categories and styles.<p>Not to mention the fantastic vector sets included in this bundle! They are guaranteed to give your inspiration a real boost! Infographics, icons, badges are …

What Not To Bar Chart — A Visual Primer

Common Mistakes and General Rules for Making the Most of the Horizontal Bar Chart<p>Bar charts are one of the most commonly used types of graphs in …

New book dispels the cliches of minimalist graphic design and explains why less is more

If you love minimalist design and are finding yourself crafting projects where less is more, then we recommend MIN: The New Simplicity in Graphic …

The Mind-Melting Psychedelic Illustrations of Christophe Gilland

Artist Christophe Gilland is an Irish-born Czech-Canadian Fench Citizen. Working in the mediums of ink, watercolor and graphite, he manages to create …

New Documentary Showcases the Laborious History of Graphic Design

Before Adobe made everyone a designer<p>It's easy for us to take for granted the relative ease of working as a designer nowadays. Got an idea for a …

Graphic Design

Owen Gent Illustrations

Selected illustrations by British freelance illustrator Owen Gent.<p>Owen Gent is an award winning illustrator and graphic designer who lives and works …

Create a killer online portfolio in 10 steps

You might be a talented creative director, an illustrator with amazing drawing techniques or a master of pixel art perfection. But if your portfolio …

Online Life

Why Saving Banksy Means Saving Yourself — by David Choe

Who is Banksy?<p>Banksy is Batman he is not Robin.<p>The more important question I want to know is who are you?<p>When you look in the mirror are you a hero, …

Banksy

9 steps to create a magic portal with photoshop

“The Portal” featuring Lulu Lovering<p>Over the years as my style and visual preferences have evolved, I’ve noticed that I’m kind of completely and …

12 professional fonts for designers

There's no shortage of paid-for and free fonts available for designers to choose from these days. But what if you want a typeface that's really …

Typography

5 Groundbreaking Ways Women Changed Graphic Design

Here’s a surprising figure: 70% of graphic design students at London’s internationally distinguished arts university, Central Saint Martins (CSM), …

50+ Impressive Free PSD Icons/ Icon Sets

Easy navigation can be provided to visitors through icons. Icons are useful in building a new website, a new app, or a dashboard. We, therefore, …

How to Create an Offset Outline Text Effect in Photoshop

Trendy ways to create cool headers for your projects don’t have to be difficult. I’ve seen this offset outline text effect done many times, and it’s …

Tutorials