Alex Gutierrez

45 Flips | 7 Magazines | 13 Likes | 10 Followers | @alexgutierrez | Teaching artist splitting his time between Washington DC & Shenzhen

How to Prototype an iOS App with Sketch and Flinto (Part 2)

Welcome back! You should now have six screens of design awesomeness that you created in the first part of this tutorial. Good job! Let’s now put the …

Tutorials

How to Take Notes on an iPad

Who needs a paper and pencil when you have an iPad? One reason why an iPad makes a great companion to a classroom or to a meeting is the versatility …

birds

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Photos Explore the Exquisite Details of Bird Feathers Around the World

Robert Clark delves into the exquisite gem-colored world of birds in his recently released book—<i>Feathers: Displays of Brilliant Plumage</i>. A fascinating visual examination of the multitude of colors and functions of the seemingly-simple bird feather, the book pairs beautifully clear shots of bird …

How to Make a DIY Camera Slider for $75 In Less than 3 Hours

How do you build a quality DIY camera slider on the cheap? Who better to ask than the founder of a slider company? In the video above, Rhino Camera …

Keeping our eyes on the prize

<b>Reflection</b> is a way of thinking about educational matters that involves the ability to make rational choices and to assume responsibility for those …

Formative Assessment using Keynote

Good questioning invites further inquiry from students. As a way to formatively assess learners, it also allows teachers to collect information to …

22 Movies Every Designer Should Watch On Netflix

In search of some inspiration? Then we have the movies for you!<p>Sometimes you take a look at your Netflix queue and think there’s nothing decent on the service. That’s not entirely true! Netflix has certainly lost its library of mainstream Hollywood films over the past few years. But for the …

99 Creative Logo Designs for Inspiration

Achieving <b>a well designed logo</b> requires really hard work and being up to date with the <b>latest trends in design</b>. It's probably the best way of …

Cassette posters celebrate the art of analogue

Over the past year, vinyl has become more popular than ever. No-one really knows why but at Creative Bloq, we think it's inspirational to see so many …

Best Typography of 2013

We continue our tradition with a new <i>“Best of”</i> week where we’ll presented a post each day containing the absolute best pieces from our inspiration …

Typography

45 Examples of Company Branding in Print Design Work

Print work covers such an array of ideas that it’s tough to pigeonhole one single aspect. When mentioning a company’s brand I typically think about …

101 essential free fonts for web designers

Every designer knows that free fonts are a godsend when working on a project, but truly valuable free fonts can be tough to find.<p>With this list we’ve …

Poster Inspiration: Simple LInes

With a long holiday and weekend ahead I decided to work on a few ideas for my personal site and some posters. To get started I looked for some …

Paloma: The Working Man's Margarita

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: A working man's margarita in preparation for this year's fast-approaching hot weather.</i><p>We're skipping right …

New York City

Citrus Salad with Goat Cheese-Stuffed Dates

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A citrus salad to tide you over until spring really comes -- and the stuffed dates you'll want</i> …

Daffodils

The Whiskey Sour

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: A classic whiskey sour to set all other whiskey sours straight.</i><p>Before the revolution (that’s what I’m …

New York City

13 Wondrous Things to Do with Canned Beans

Yes, there's something beautiful in a pot of beans, simmering away: of spooning up its garlicky, brothy goodness, of stretching it all week, of feeling whole and useful and efficient. That's all wonderful. But when dinner needs to have happened five minutes ago, and you're looking for something to …

Cooking

Understanding Umami

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Which ingredients carry that fifth taste -- and the best ways to cook with them.</i><p>A long, long time ago, only four tastes ruled the culinary world: sweet, …

Soysauce

Finalists: Your Best Recipe with Anchovies

<i>The Finalists are in, and we want to know -- which recipe is your pick for Your Best Recipe with Anchovies?</i><p>We've tested and tasted our way through the recipes for our latest contest and have emerged with two promising finalists: Decadent Fried Egg Sandwich by HalfPint and Bagna Cauda Toasts with …

Eggs