Thursday, August 28, 2008

Graffiti and its link to Type Design

Speak Up discusses the link between Graffiti work and Type Creation.

Create A Shiny Photoshop Pencil

PSDTuts shares a great tutorial for creating a shiny little pencil icon.

Pentagram Designs the new Harley Davidson Museum

Pentagram showcases their newest project - the design of the new Harley Davidson museum.

Sweet looking posters

ChangetheThought posts some sweet looking posters - in case you know anyone working on a poster project...

Special Character Shortcut Cheetsheets via CreativeTechs

CreativeTechs shares a cheat sheet for all of those hard to remember special character keystrokes.

Sweet - cardstock animation

analog from Jesse Lang on Vimeo.

Adobe Illustrator's Live Color via Veerle

Veerle shares some knowledge about Illustrator's Live Color feature.

Friday, August 22, 2008

VCU National Portfolio Day

From their website: If you are a high school or college student interested in applying to an art school for fine arts or design, then National Portfolio Day is for you! Representatives from the nation’s leading art colleges and universities accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design will travel to VCUarts to review your artwork, discuss your educational and professional goals, and share information on art programs, careers, admissions, and financial aid and scholarships. This event is free and open to the public.

Game site discussion

Smashing Magazine starts a two part discussion about the web site side of the video game industry.

Create glowing light vector graphics in Adobe Illustrator gives a great walkthrough for creating glowing vector graphics.

Business Card Design Examples

Fun Fever posts a group of unique business card designs.