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The History of Graphic Design: Volume One charts iconic work from 1890–1959

The History of Graphic Design 1890–1959 <i>is a hefty book with an equally weighty mission – to chart the most iconic and important landmark works of the</i> …

10 Videos All Designers Should Watch

From the great industrial designer Dieter Rams explaining his principle of design, to Adam Grant discussing the habits of original thinkers, we've …

Creativity

Josh Brill Canine Collection

Grain Edit friend and fave, Josh Brill recently updated his shop with a sophisticated collection of canine prints. Included in the series are …

Fish

Women to Watch: Vol. 1

The way online publishing is evolving truly fascinates me. Years ago Google told “publishers” (aka <i>bloggers</i>) at a trade conference that we should …

Social Media

10 Unsung Graphic Design Visionaries You Should Know

Will Burtin and Cipe Pineles might not be household names but you know their work—and have felt their influence.<p>“Visionary graphic designers will always be less visible than visionary architects or product designers because of the ephemeral nature of what they produce,” writer Caroline Roberts …

50+ incredible freebies for web designers, May 2015

We’re constantly amazed at the generosity of designers and developers who release exciting, inspiring products out to the web design community on a …

Wet Fold Origami Technique Gives Wavy Personality to Paper Animals by Artist Hoang Tien Quyet | Colossal

<p>Often one associates origami with sharp and precise folds, miniature works that have a crisp perfection. Origami artist Hoang Tien Quyet shies away …

Adobe Wants To Kill Your Desktop

This year, Adobe will launch multitasking tools on mobile that might enable you to work faster than you would on a desktop.<p>If you use Photoshop or Illustrator for a living, you probably live at your desk, tethered to your standard-issue computer. But Scott Belsky, known best for founding the …

Captivating Geometric GIFs by Florian de Looij | Colossal

<p>Florian de Looij first sat down with a copy of Photoshop when he was 12 years old and apparently he never got up. The Netherlands-based designer has …

Sierra Nevada Chalk Mural by Ben Johnston

A chalk mural by Ben Johnston for the Sierra Nevada brewery.<p>Ben Johnston was hired to create a chalk mural for the new Sierra Nevada brewery based in …

"We understand how to bring design products to market" says PCH founder

<b>Interview:</b> PCH is the $1 billion manufacturing company you've never heard of. With its acquisition of Fab.com, that could be about to change. Dezeen …

Minimalist Posters Show Inspirational Quotes From the World’s Greatest Minds

For years, designer Alex Szabo-Haslam of TruthStudio in Sheffield, UK scribbled down inspirational and thought-provoking quotes he found in books, blogs and films. Left in drawers, they soon began to collect dust. To bring the quotes back to life, he decided to unearth them and create a set of …

Posters

UI Designs for the Web

Web has changed so much in the last 10 years, be it the end of the Flash era with the historic Steve Jobs post proclaiming why Flash wasn't good, Web …

Starting on January 19, Narragansett brewery will release the first beer in their line of H.P. Lovecraft-inspired ales.

Narragansett Creates H.P. Lovecraft Line of Beers<p>The Rhode Island brewery explores their macabre side on their 125th anniversary.<p>By ·<p>Photo …

Peg-it-all Pegboards by Kreisdesign

Designer Nikki Kreis, of Kreisdesign, has launched a storage solution based on the ever-practical pegboard called Peg-it-all Pegboards. The updated …

Furniture

AIGA Celebrates its 100th Year with MOO

To commemorate its 100th year, AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts) partnered with MOO on a project to mark the occasion. They launched a …

Patience: The ‘Inception’ of Artists’ Books by Randi Parkhurst | Colossal

<p>Watch as book artist and paper maker Randi Parkhurst slowly unveils her 2007 creation Patience, a meticulously organized collection of some 20+ …

Header & Stationery Mock Up Creator

Header & Stationery Mock Up Creator – The architecture and creative design edition.<p>With this download package you can create super realistic …

How to Draw a Perfect Circle

Drawing is about muscle control, and muscle control comes from reps. Which is why Professor Gary, our Drawing teacher at ID school had us draw …

New Banksy Piece: "The Girl with the Pierced Eardrum"

A new Banksy piece has just been spotted in his hometown of Bristol. This time, the elusive street artist pays tribute to Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer's 1665 masterpiece <i>Girl with a Pearl Earring</i>. Of course, in true Banksy style, there's something a little off about the piece. The pearl earring …

Streetwear

Graphic, Hand-Printed Tees from NOWAY

We’re totally loving the simple, graphic look of these bold tees from Italian brand NOWAY. Full of colorful squiggles and bold geometric shapes, …

Towering Animals by ‘Irony & Boe’ Stalk the Streets of London | Colossal

<p>Hot on the heels of yesterday’s post about an enormous dog mural by Smates in Belgium, here’s another great collection of humongous animals by UK …

Stained Glass Windows Made from Stacked Laser-Cut Paper by Eric Standley | Colossal

<p>Virginia-based artist Eric Standley (previously) brings a whole new meaning to the term “cutting edge” with his methodical stained glass windows …

Tutorial: How to Create Double-Exposures in Photoshop

While double-exposure photography all started in-camera – most likely by accident – it’s since become an actual style and genre of photography all …

4 Essential layer masking tools in Photoshop

<b>Tip:</b> While you are brushing, look at the image (not the mask view that you can invoke by <b>alt</b>-clicking on the mask icon) to control and verify the …

Pigeon Toe Ceramic Jewelry

Popular In Style<p>Stay dry at home or away with Society6's newest products.<p>We can't even believe it but this year is our 10th year of Design Milk. Come …

Accessories Made From Repurposed Upholstery Leather

Wet Clay is a relatively new brand creating laser-cut cuff bracelets for both men and women. Born out of a desire to create beautiful objects out of …

Star Wars Characters Smushed Flat

Star Wars is to the Internet what the hamburger has become to haute chefs: an irresistible, low-brow platform that can be reworked into endless permutations. But haven’t we reached peak Star Wars? Is there any remake or mashup that hasn’t yet been done?<p>“I looked up online and apparently there isn’t …

Mashups

6 Marketing Collaboration Tools For Your Online Strategy

There are so many tools for everything in marketing, sometimes to the point that it’s overwhelming. However, using these tools is a necessary evil. …

How Semantic Search is Changing Insurance Industry Digital Marketing

Insurance industry digital marketing is changing. Gone are the days of paying an “SEO” to buy a bunch of links and stuff your website full of local …