Gina McAndrew

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Bob Givens, Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd Animator, Dies at 99

He also illustrated Tom & Jerry, Daffy Duck, Popeye and Alvin and the Chipmunks<p>Bob Givens, a veteran animator who helped design such classic …

Researchers Just Found a Grasshopper in a Van Gogh Painting

Conservators at a museum in Kansas City have made an exciting discovery<p>Post-Impressionist artist Vincent van Gogh was notably a fan of plein air painting, or the practice of painting in the great outdoors. The style was particularly fancied by French Impressionists such as Claude Monet, Mary …

Adobe launches 5 fantastic free colour fonts

Adobe has teamed up with Fontself to release a diverse range of specially designed colour fonts that show off the full potential of its OpenType-SVG …

Graphic Design

Master the art of storyboarding

Storyboarding can help you to solve a multitude of problems. It's a great method that enables Studio AKA – and many other creatives – to work with …

Red-Green & Blue-Yellow: The Stunning Colors You Can't See

Try to imagine reddish green — not the dull brown you get when you mix the two pigments together, but rather a color that is somewhat like red and …

Why Are Some People Better at Drawing than Others?

Since the dawn of human art-making, the divide has been clear: There are people who can effortlessly sketch an object's likeness, and people who …

National curriculum is damaging children's creative writing, say authors

Primary school teachers are steering children towards ‘too elaborate, flowery and over-complex language’, a group of acclaimed writers will say in an open letter to the education secretary<p>A group of acclaimed children’s authors including the UK’s newest Carnegie medallist Tanya Landman is preparing …

Writing

Is It Better to Do Cardio or Strength Training First?

By now you know if you want to build a lean, fit body, you can’t stick to the treadmill or elliptical alone. It takes some heavy lifting to get that …

Designer Creates A Font That Emulates The Frustrations Of Dyslexia

Unlike most fonts, which prioritize easy and swift readability, graphic designer Daniel Britton's recent creation does just the opposite. Meant to raise awareness for dyslexia, the font strips letters of their qualities that make them easily recognizable. An "A" is transformed to resemble an …

From ‘Toy Story’ to ‘Inside Out’: Ranking all of Pixar’s films

You probably think you're having deja vu, but don't adjust anything. Yes, we've covered the best of Pixar in a nifty, click-y list before, but …

Let Teenagers Sleep In

My 12-year-old middle schooler is up late after baseball and basketball games and practices end at 10 p.m.<p>Even on his rare "free nights" he has difficulty falling asleep.<p>He's resorted to drinking warm milk or even taking melatonin or Benadryl.<p>Like many pre-teens and teens, he is getting harder and …

10 Ways to Increase Your Creativity

Creativity is a muscle that must be stimulated and fed every day. We are all born with creativity and how you use it, will determine our career and our life. Artists must increase their creativity to stay relevant.<p>Below are some specific steps we can take to increase our creativity.<p><b>1)</b> <b>Dancing</b><p>Dancing …

Creativity

The 5 Best Fonts To Use On Your Resume

Times New Roman might cost you your next job.<p>While resume font choice may seem trivial, experts say it's actually pretty important. A bad font can take the focus off the accomplishments you've listed.<p>"A reader may not arrive at the content if your font if too distracting," Samantha Howie, senior …

28 DIYs You Need for Your First Apartment

May is here and that means it’s time for graduation, moving on and possibly moving into your first apartment. As a recent grad (congrats, Huskies 2015!), I picked up my stuff, moved across the country and started a job at Brit + Co (ahem, we are hiring!). It was a bit intimidating but also …

Home Decorating

Why Chess?

Why chess? Because chess is more than a board game. It teaches us to think analytically and be more successful in life, no matter what our profession.<p>If you favor intelligence over strength, then think chess. Unlike some other games, chess does not rely on luck, muscular strength or brute force. It …

How to make a boardgame, from one of the best designers in the world

Inside a classroom of a French games school twenty students are prototyping their boardgame projects. They are in the middle of a workshop given by …

Board Games

The Best Tabletop Games For Parties

One of my favorite things to do with friends is to get together for a good tabletop session. While the games that get the most press as “party games” …

Board Games

Board Games on kickstarter (May 7)

Games you might want to check out on kickstarter.com read article »

Board Games

Kid Activities – Backyard Giant Game Board

©the36thavenue.com DO NOT COPY, SAVE OR PASTE THIS IMAGE. Summer is around the corner and <b>fun kid activities</b> and <b>boredom busters</b> come always handy! …

Kids

Math Games with Factors, Multiples, and Prime Numbers

Students can explore prime and non-prime numbers with these free favorite classroom games:<p>For $15-20 you can buy a downloadable file of the …

The mathematically proven winning strategy for 14 of the most popular games

From Risk to tic-tac-toe, popular games involve tons of strategic decisions, probability and math. So one happy consequence of being a data nerd is that you may have an advantage at something even non-data nerds understand: winning.<p>So how do you win (almost) every game in existence, do you ask? …

Mathematics

12 Board Games for Kids to Make Family Time Fun

Monopoly and Candy Land may be your idea of board games for kids, but these newer games can provide educational benefits while your family is playing.<p>…

Home Page

At Ludo, it’s not just board games that people play. Sometimes we hold unique game-related events for people to try....<p>If I told you I had a time …

A Gluten-Free Feast to Feed Any Crowd

I'm not gluten-free, but I have a fair number of gluten-intolerant friends and family members. People with whom I love to socialize but get anxious about having over for dinner. That's not to say I have a problem with accommodating their dietary needs—if anything, I'm just paranoid that I'll …

The Rise of Cookie Butter: How Speculoos Spread Hit It Big in the U.S.

What is cookie butter, exactly? And where does it come from? What do you eat it on? We learn all about cookie butter and how it became a household name.<p><b>Cookie butter</b> is a decadent treat that’s gained a cult following in the United States over the last few years. It’s typically made from pulverized …

Dessert

Dazzling Elsa from FROZEN Cosplay

6th Grade Daily Homeschool Schedule

Good morning! Or afternoon. Or whatever time it is you’re reading this. Good day!<p>Today I’m sharing our 6th grade homeschool schedule. This is …

Homeschooling

16 Stunning Pieces of Concept Art From The Lion King

From the day we arrived on the planet, and blinking stepped into the sun, we really loved <i>The Lion King</i>. So we asked our friends at the Animation …