Alex Dew

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Type Connection Helps You Find Matching Typefaces

Deciding upon a single typeface to get your point across is easy, but figuring out which typefaces match is something even design experts often get wrong. How do you find the chocolate to Perpetua’s peanut butter then, or the goose to Garamond’s gander? You put them through the paces of the Type …

Typography

On the Road with Kevin Russ

Kevin Russ is a Photographer and Image Moderator for iStockphoto from Portland, Oregon. Kevin has been living in his car and traveling all over the …

Best Crowdfunding Project Ever Wants To Make A 300-Foot-Long Slip ‘N Slide

Park and Slide is a new project on the crowdfunding site Spacehive, and it’s getting us right in the mood for summer. Artist Luke Jerram is attempting to secure funding to make a 300-foot-long slip-n-slide right down Park Street in Bristol, a hilly city in southwest England.<p>Jerram sees the project …

Crowd Funding

Dogs Photobomb Celebrity Photos to Help Boost Pet Adoption

Over the years, we've seen a lot of artists and photographers do some highly creative things to raise the awareness of shelter animals and to help find them homes. Theron Humphrey (of Maddie on Things) is shooting <i>Why We Rescue</i>, Shannon Johnstone is behind <i>Landfill Dogs</i>, and Sarolta Ban just started</i> …

Pets

Hyperrealistic Eyes Drawn with Colored Pencils | Colossal

<p>Texas-based graffiti artist Redosking draws fantastically detailed eyes using colored pencils. It seems like eyes are a common muse for illustrators …

The Cyclist’s Empire: A New Print of the Empire State Building Made from Bicycle Tracks | Colossal

<p>The Cyclist’s Empire is the latest cycling-inspired print from the folks over at 100 Copies who print (as you might have guessed) only 100 copies of …

What The Internet Would Look Like As A World Map

The world of the Internet mirrors the real-world in myriad ways: there are members (we call them populations), websites (destinations to visit), acquisitions of companies (redrawn political boundaries). So what if the Internet could be visualized like our global politics?<p>That’s exactly what …

Globalization

Photo Gallery: Westminster Dog Show

15 jazz records for people who don't like jazz

<b>Busting the myth of jazz as a private island for the smug, middle-aged and lonely.</b><p>When the idea for this feature first came up it was with the …

Up On The Wall: How Working Walls Unlock Creative Insight

This design thinking tool being as powerful as it is, it comes as no surprise that a myriad of other fields have adapted and used it for years. But …

4 Tips On Staying Creative From Noma Star Chef Rene Redzepi

Rene Redzepi of Noma reinvented how we eat. Now, with a new book out, he speaks with Co.Design about staying creative, developing intuition, and finding inspiration.<p>At just 35, Rene Redzepi is the master chef of Noma, a two Michelin Star restaurant in Copenhagen that serves fanatical foodies “new …

Creativity

Logo Design: Handwritten

We keep going through our weekly journey checking out great logos! We're thinking ahead and we want to find new topics, good ones, to share with you …

Graphic Design