Julia Hutchinson

20 Flips | 3 Magazines | 9 Likes | 3 Followers | @dmahutchinson | Graphic Designer & Educator.

A 5-Minute Guide to Evernote

by C.K. MacLeod<p>Do you use Evernote to capture ideas and research? Many writers do. Evernote isn't difficult to learn. Here’s my five-minute guide to …

Gamification harnesses the power of games to motivate

Walk through any public area and you’ll see people glued to their phones, playing mobile games like Game of War and Candy Crush Saga. They aren’t …

USA Network

Using Gamification To Get Sick Kids Excited About Their Treatment

Video games can get kids to do just about anything, including tedious breathing treatments that may save the lives of cystic fibrosis patients.<p>Dieter Kirsch’s son Jordi suffers from cystic fibrosis, a genetic respiratory disease. Without a cure, cystic fibrosis is often fatal, although treatments …

Illustrator Tutorials: 25 New Tutorials for Improve Your Design Skills

Latest Illustrator tutorials can improve your drawing and take your skills to a new level. These tutorials help how to create <b>vector graphic</b> and …

How to Create a Clipping Mask in Adobe Illustrator

Introduction: How to Create a Clipping Mask in Adobe Illustrator<p><b>Introduction</b><p>Adobe Illustrator is one of the many programs offered in the Adobe …

10 Essential Tips & Tools All Adobe Illustrator Beginners Should Learn

Things aren't how they used to be. In the past, programs with limited functions made it easier to pinpoint which tools you should be learning as a …

Graphics

How to Create a Cute Piggy Bank in Perspective with Adobe Illustrator

Many people have difficulty in drawing objects in perspective. Most of the time it helps if you have that particular object in front of you, but we …

Graphics

The Difference between Gamification and Game

By Steven Isaacs<p>Have you tried to gamify your classroom? Do you incorporate game-based learning into your curriculum? Gamification and game-based …

Middle School

Gaming in Education: Gamification?

My most popular posts for TheEdublogger (arguably THE most popular posts ;P ) have been centered on the use of games and gaming within the education …

Create a Magazine Cover, Inner Spread With Mock

In the second of our two part tutorial, I'm going to show you how to use our cityscape graphic to create a magazine cover and then two versions of an …

Design a Hardback Cover for a Young Adult Fiction Book in Adobe InDesign

Young Adult Fiction is an ever-growing sector of the publishing industry, and a popular genre for self-publishers. Grown-up novels for teens need …

5 Epic Adobe InDesign Beginner Tutorials

Want to develop your Adobe InDesign skills?<p>Would you class yourself as a beginner with the software?<p>Following on from our highly successful Photoshop …

Graphics

Obsidian by Jonathan Hoefler and Andy Clymer of Hoefler & Co. is a contemporary font with roots in the Industrial Revolution.

New York City–based Hoefler & Co., headed by award-winning type designer Jonathan Hoefler, has designed typefaces for magazines such as <i>Rolling Stone</i> …

Typography

The Basics of Drawing Type & Creating Your Own Handwritten Font

Ever wanted to give your digital layouts and designs a truly personal touch? In this tutorial we’ll look at how you can create a font from your own …

This t-shirt will tell your phone how healthy you are

Last month, Quartz wrote about Scanadu Scout, a nifty little device that can measure your vital signs—temperature, heart rate, blood pressure and more—simply through contact with your skin. The catch was that you have to hold it up your forehead to get a reading. Stephane Marceau, founder of the …

Wearable Tech

Sony PlayStation 4 Makes Right Play for Gamers

Every holiday season, there are always a few hot-ticket items that everyone clamors for, and this year, it’s pretty safe to say that the …

All new iOS apps and updates must be designed for iOS 7

<b>Apple has laid down the law on new app development. All new apps must be created with the latest Xcode software, and must conform to the design</b> …