1. Paper If this is the first time you’ve heard of Paper, I can only assume you live under a rock. Made for the iPad, Paper lets you draw, write, and mix colors on a plain, retina-resolution space. It’s a powerful tool, with many applications for the creative. 2. Coderwall Coderwall emerged in 2012 as…Continue Reading “10 New Websites Every Designer Should Know”

Looking for some sweet graphic design deals? Check out the following 10 places to get awesome deals for graphics and other design tools! 1. Mighty Deals Mighty Deals offer huge savings on products we actually need as web professionals. Products that we’d actually use on a regular basis. A non-BS daily deals site dedicated to…Continue Reading “10 Places To Get Awesome Deals for Graphics and Other Design Tools”

Carving pumpkins into a jack-o-lanterns is a longstanding family tradition in many American households. I always marvel at my neighbors’ expertly carved masterpieces while my attempts to make a macabre gourd most closely resemble “American Horror Story’s Beauregard”. Thus, I find it far more fun and incredibly more rewarding to make jack-o-lanterns digitally. At least…Continue Reading “20 Wicked Jack-O-Lantern Design Inspiration”

Halloween is a playground for graphic designers as the holiday’s history, legends, and spooky-playful themes let designers experiment with so many of Photoshop’s creative design tools.  Simply put, Halloween design is cool and fun.  If you’re looking to expand your scary skill set, check out the following 20 monstrous Photoshop tutorials for Halloween. 1. Werewolf…Continue Reading “20 Monstrous Tutorials for Halloween”

Want to add a bit of magic on your graphic designs? Try the following tutorials that will help you inject magical visual effects to your artwork. 1. Magic Lighting Effect in Photoshop What better way to weave your spells than with wisps of light? This lighting effect can add magical mystery to your graphic elements!…Continue Reading “9 Ways to Add Magic to Your Designs with Photoshop”