5 Most Common Habits of Creative People

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How do you develop your creative mind? How do you tap into your hidden resources and expand them so you can achieve greatness? Most creative people tend to have a ritual that they do every single day so they can maintain that focus, and constantly learn from life, and its events. Scroll down, read for yourself, and see what fits with you, your program, your personality. It is worth a shot if it means you can grow as a creative professional!

Creepy Gifs From old Photos by Kevin Weir

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Kevin J. Weir is an awesome artist – “I grew up in the woods of rural upstate New York, just outside of Binghamton. Went to Penn State for undergrad. Studied abroad in Australia. Photoshopped a vacation to Antarctica while in Australia. Somehow got a masters at the VCU Brandcenter. I’m now an art director at Droga5 in NYC. I enjoy bears, space and gifs. Also, table tennis, mountains, science fiction, surrealist art, popcorn, animation and Jeff Goldblum.”

Artist of the Week: Morally Wrong Illustration Series by Joanne Ju

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Joanne Ju, is a 2D artist, illustrator from San Francisco, California, United States of America – and somehow she is also a mind reader. She chose to express how we all felt, and to tackle how society wrongfully perceived some ideas. “Morally Wrong – The Irony of Life Lessons” is her project.

8 Most Creative Playing Cards Designs

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Cards have helped humanity not die of boredom, and this thing is going on for millennia. You can play canasta, poker, trick taking games, matching games, shedding games, accumulating games, comparing games and the list can go on and on. I managed to round up 8 most creative playing cards designs to get out of the rut of playing the same card game each time the power goes out in my building – at least I will look at something pretty rather than playing war games with myself.

8 Best Animators to follow on Twitter

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If you’re looking the get inspired by beautiful art work, you have come to the right place. We have rounded up a list of 8 best animators that you can follow on Twitter. We all need a push sometimes – either by just watching someone else’s work, or by trial and error, we all need to find inspiration somewhere.

Artist of the Week: 3D Beach Art By Jamie Harkins

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Jamie Harkins, an artist based in New Zealand, creates marvelous 3D art on beaches. How cool is that? To use a medium such as sand to explore your creativity. You can do basically anything with sand – the only thing you need to have is the ability to think out of the box, just like Jamie did.

Hyperrealistic Graphite Drawings by Monica Lee

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Art is expression, and drawing is one of the oldest (if not the oldest) for of expression and communication that mankind has. Cave paintings are tens of thousands of years old, and evidence from 2011 suggests that it is because of drawing that we eventually came up with written language.

Worst Case Scenario for Web Developers and Designers

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We all dread the worst case scenario will actually happen. Some of us have already been through those terrifying moments when nothing makes sense, everything starts to disrupt and logic and common sense disappear altogether. If you are just starting your journey of being a web developer/designer, or the stars have shined on your parcel, and haven’t yet faced head on a worst case scenario, read carefully and see how you might get pass them, easily.

6 Death-Defying Photographs from Dizzying Heights

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For all of you adrenaline junkies out there, and for all of you scared of heights, this article will take you on a rollercoaster. Just when you thought it was over and it couldn’t get better it does in a remarkable way. You just have to stare with admiration at these photographs and at the men and women behind them – because they are not your ordinary Joe. No, they are completely crazy. Crazy in love with taking the best adrenaline pumping picture out there. Did I get you all stirred up? Well, let’s scroll down and go on this wonderful trip.

Design for Emotion: How to Create a Connection with Users

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Emotions are powerful things. They are swift and intense, and they lead to long-lasting, stable feelings towards a product. But how do you use emotions to create a connection with users? Fact of the matter is that it is pretty much impossible to be 100 percent sure will have the desired effect on users. That does not, however, mean that you can not plan as best you can. After all, web design is a thing that people do (you included), so it has to work at some level. To answer this conundrum as best we can, we put on our explorer hats, and set of on journey through the internet, looking for knowledge, or at least a few tips.