When Pop Meets Art: Photoshop Masterpieces by Limpfish


As a designer of any kind, you probably use Adobe Photoshop, and the Adobe suite in general, to earn your living. Whether you are designing logos, icons, websites, patterns etc., you sit down in front of your computer and double-click the Photoshop icon, a task that, by now, you can probably do with your eyes closed.

An Introduction to CSS Animation


If you’re working in the field of web development and design, it’s a pretty safe bet to assume you already know what CSS is all about and that you’ve already mastered elements like CSS Transitions and Animations. But, if you’re just starting out, it may just be that the last phrase sounds like complete gibberish to you. Should that be the case, then this is the article for you.

Deal of the Week: Save 10% on PhotoSpin Stock Images Subscription


PhotoSpin is a stock photography agency that was developed by, and continues to be managed by, creative professionals; photographers and graphic designers who believe in offering good quality images and designs for reasonable prices. Their vast library contains award-winning photographs and illustrations from some of the world’s most renowned artists. In addition to images, their library also contains unique system fonts.

Modern Disney Characters by José Rodolfo Loaiza Ontiveros


As Joss Wheadon says, there are few things that shape our minds as children more than Disney. The studio has been around for just over 90 years, now, and it has brought us some of the most iconic characters to ever be seen on screen. Admittedly, many of these were already around for centuries, being in fact fairytale characters, such as Snow White or the Little Mermaid.

30 Coupon Websites for Designers that You Should Check Out


Design can be, at times, a pretty expensive business. You can not work forever with the tools you have, and even if you do, let us not forget that design is, after all, an art. You want to have as many resources to play around with and modify, so that your designs will stand out in a crowd, and people will want to come to you when they want unique, classy and innovative designs.

The Funny Side of Design: Designer Dirty Talk


All work and no play makes Johnny a very dull boy. In this case, the boy called Johnny is you (it is called acting). Humor is paramount, as Grenville Keliser says, for living a healthy life. Taking things too seriously can really do a number on both your mental and physical health. That is why it is important, from time to time, to take a step back and look really hard for humor in a situation. Nevermind what the corporate execs or the clients think you should be doing!

20 Mind Blowing Pieces of Street Art from Around the World


Street art is quite possibly the most important artistic development in the last 100 years. It has effectively made art something anyone can experience and, indeed, go out of their way not to experience it, bringing it out on the streets. Street art has its roots in graffiti, which was closely connected to hip-hop culture, starting in the 1960′s and becoming truly popular at the same time as hip-hop, in the 1980′s.

Artist of the Week: 3D Paper Art by Lydia Kasumi Shirreff


Paper art, or paper sculpture as it is also known, is probably the cheapest and most accessible form of sculpture invented. That is not not say, of course, that the results reflect this cheapness. Paper art deserves to be called art, not only because it is a way for the artist to express him or herself, but because the results are often absolutely stunning.

Top 15 Worst Photoshop Disasters of 2013


You might be wondering what does Buddha have to do with Photoshop. Well, like anything in this world, when creating a photo manipulation you really need to go all the way, and pay real close attention to detail. After all, that is what designers, photographers and visual artists in general do. Photoshop is, as you undoubtedly know, a fantastic and versatile tool for designers and photographers alike.