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  • The 10 best YouTube art channels

    No matter how experienced or talented you are as an artist, there’s always room to improve your skills, push yourself forward creatively, and get inspired by new perspectives.There are many excellent how to draw and art tutorials on this very site. But if you’re looking for ‘show’ rather than ‘tell’, then YouTube videos by artists are a great way to...
    Creative Bloq | 21. června 2018, 14:30
  • Instagram takes on YouTube with new video channel

    If you find yourself frustrated by the short time limit of Instagram Stories and videos, then you'll be pleased by Instagram's latest announcement: the launch of IGTV. That's right, Instagram TV. This exciting new tool lets you watch and share videos of up to an hour in length. Using IGTV, you can watch longform vertical video either within the Instagram app...
    Creative Bloq | 21. června 2018, 10:08
  • Create a Simple Fishbowl Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

    In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a simple fishbowl illustration in Adobe Illustrator. Final Image As always, this is the final image that we’ll be creating: Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Illustrator CC Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Difficulty: Intermediate Step 1 Hit Control + N to create a new document. Select […] Source...
    Vector Cove | 20. června 2018, 18:10
  • 18 inspiring examples of pointillism

    Dot art – otherwise known as pointillism – covers many forms of art. Artists, graphic designers, photographers and illustrators are all experimenting with this exciting art technique. But whatever the medium, pointillism pieces all have one thing in common: the dot.We've selected 18 striking examples of pointillism-based artwork to inspire you to give the technique a go. Some are more...
    Creative Bloq | 20. června 2018, 15:59
  • Typography in Motion: 36 Days of Kinetic Type

    Typography in Motion: 36 Days of Kinetic Type abduzeedo Jun 20, 2018 The 36 Days of Type is probably my favorite design challenge and there are a few reasons for that. The most important for me is that it requires the participants to come up with not one, but up to 36 variations of their idea and probably the most...
    Abduzeedo | 20. června 2018, 14:10
  • The best graphic design tools for June 2018

    This month’s round up of the best new graphic design tools introduces a new keyboard for creatives that aims to dramatically speed up your workflow. We’ve also picked our favourite new free fonts, Illustrator brushes, Procreate brushes, iPhone apps and graphic design books. And there’s a new laptop for graphic designers on the block, too, which squares up to the MacBook...
    Creative Bloq | 20. června 2018, 12:01
  • Video Tutorial: Neon Effect in Illustrator and Photoshop

    In today’s video tutorial we’re going to create a bright neon sign effect using the powers of Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop. While it is possible to construct the entire artwork in Photoshop alone, Illustrator offers some useful tools for producing the initial layout with its vector shape building capabilities. Where Photoshop really shines is with its various layer style...
    Blog Spoon Graphics | 20. června 2018, 07:00
  • Weird World Cup x Football Beyond Borders

    Weird World Cup x Football Beyond Borders AoiroStudio Jun 20, 2018 Our good friend Gordon Reid and in collaboration with designer Callum Stephenson have set up a fun World Cup project. For this project they have commissioned 20 artists and designers from Yarza Twins, Velvet Spectrum, Brand Nu, Hey Studio, Craig Oldhamm, and to name a few. Why? To celebrate...
    Abduzeedo | 20. června 2018, 04:34
  • 10 amazing examples of experimental design

    Sometimes, design is about creating work that's familiar and reassuring to both clients and customers alike. But every now and again, you get the opportunity to break from the norm and pursue a project that's exciting, innovative and based on fresh ways of thinking.  20 pro tips for creating inspirational mood boards These are the kind of projects that most...
    Creative Bloq | 19. června 2018, 15:00
  • Designers reveal the most unusual ways of finding work

    If you want to get ahead in design, you need to think outside the box when you're looking for work. Sure, you won't get anywhere without a solid design portfolio and a decent CV, but sometimes you have to take a risk and make a grab for an unexpected opportunity; it might just get you noticed by the right people.We...
    Creative Bloq | 19. června 2018, 07:00
  • iMac Pro review

    You don’t buy the iMac Pro because you want it; you buy it because you need it. And the only reason you need it is if having its huge power at your disposal literally and specifically makes you more money. And, as it goes, for this to be true, you’re likely to be a VAT-registered company, in which case, the...
    Creative Bloq | 18. června 2018, 12:32
  • 20 top free brush fonts

    The internet offers a wealth of amazing free fonts for designers if you know where to look. They come in all manner of designs – retro fonts, handwriting fonts and script fonts, to name a few. In this article, we're focusing on brush fonts, which can add a playful, human approach to your designs. Plus, they look great printed.Here we've...
    Creative Bloq | 18. června 2018, 11:55
  • Santiago Moriv’s Tribute to the Grand Hotel Budapest

    Santiago Moriv's Tribute to the Grand Hotel Budapest AoiroStudio Jun 18, 2018 Let's start off the week with a beautiful tribute to the Grand Budapest Hotel directed by the mighty Wes Anderson. This tribute has been expressed through the form of illustration and character design by Santiago Moriv who is an illustrator and visual artist from Medellín, Colombia. For those...
    Abduzeedo | 18. června 2018, 02:20
  • 5 sensational new websites to be inspired by

    The world of web design never stands still, with innovations constantly spicing up what's possible online (we're currently getting excited by the opportunities presented by variable fonts).But while we've been excited by some web design tools that are still in their infancy, practices that have been around for a while are also finding new leases of life.To give you a...
    Creative Bloq | 15. června 2018, 15:00
  • 8 great graphic design portfolio sites for 2018

    Whoever your graphic design portfolio site is aimed at, you have to remember that people’s time and attention is limited. Employers, to take one example, may look at dozens of portfolios in the space of 10 minutes. So you only have a few seconds to really grab their attention and enthuse them.You don’t want to go too crazy, though. Fill...
    Creative Bloq | 15. června 2018, 10:03
  • How to transform a design internship into a job

    For many new creatives, once their degree shows are over and their design portfolios are spruced up and ready to go, they start applying for design placements and interning within an agency. Thankfully, these are now far more comprehensive and involved than making tea (although that definitely helps) and shyly handing out post, silently praying you’ve remembered everyone’s names correctly. A...
    Creative Bloq | 15. června 2018, 07:00
  • Grunge Halftone Texture Pack for Premium Members

    Access All Areas members have a useful set of textures to download this week, courtesy of Heather Noll Design. This Grunge Halftone pack includes 14 high resolution 4000x6000px Bitmap files that can be used individually, or blended for different effects. There’s a variety of surface textures to choose from, including stains, heavy dirt and ornate patterns. Heather Noll is a...
    Blog Spoon Graphics | 15. června 2018, 07:00
  • Why illustrators should care about copyright

    Copyright and licensing are hardly words to lift the spirits and inspire creative energy, yet they are essential. There's an ever-growing consumer demand for great illustration. I may be biased, but I would say that illustration is the strongest visual communication tool in our increasingly image-based world. Its versatility and accessibility are integral to everything from books and websites, to packaging and...
    Creative Bloq | 14. června 2018, 15:01
  • 15 beautiful pencil drawings to inspire you

    Sketching in graphite is a great way to kick off or restart your creative drive. Here we’ve sourced a selection of inspiring pencil drawings that demonstrate the wonderful (and sometimes wacky) art you can produce with a humble pencil. If you're so inspired you want to immediately get some new materials, then don't miss our post on the best pencils. Click...
    Creative Bloq | 14. června 2018, 10:38
  • 25 tips for staying sane as a freelancer

    Illustration: Jamie Coe There's a myth about working as a freelance designer that it largely comprises lounging around in your pants watching Netflix.And while there may well be the opportunity to plunge into a YouTube vortex without colleagues glimpsing snatches of 'Monkey Riding a Pig' or Father Ted reruns, in reality working for yourself demands the stamina and discipline of...
    Creative Bloq | 14. června 2018, 07:00