Deal of the Week: 656 Gorgeous Vintage PS Brushes & Background Papers – Only $22

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Like every week we’re here to present you an awesome deal from our sister website Inky Deals. This essential 656-piece variety pack of some of Le Paper Cafe’s best-selling vintage background papers and brushes is a must-have set for any designer. The collection includes a variety of some of the most in-demand vintage backgrounds, images, and patterns on the market today, including damasks, type ornaments, office & writing tools, postcards, vintage paper, Paris, culinary, and more.

Illustrator and Photoshop Tutorials Roundup – August 2014

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To help you out in your quest for proficiency, each month we compile a list of some of the best Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator tutorials we find on the internet, all so that you do not have to dig for days on end, searching for that great tutorials you are looking for.

Illustrator and Photoshop Tutorials Roundup – July 2014

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We love looking at wonderful, smart, and creative designs all day. But to look at them, they need to actually exist, and there is no way that they will just magically appear, without a good designer putting in the effort to make them. Learning is not a short process. In fact, learning never stops. There is no actual goal of learning, because learning is the goal. We do it because we want to get better at what we do, because it is fun, and because it expands our horizons.

Deal of the Week: BundleZilla – Thousands of Super Premium Resources for just $69

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Our sister website Inky Deals has one more gorgeous surprise for you! They prepared a huge bundle stuffed only with Inky’s Super Premium Deals, also known as –Zillas.
With thousands of top-quality elements in it, this bundle will save you precious hours as well as a truckload of money! And the best part is that now you get to pick the resources you want!

Blogger Esther Honig Explores Global Standards of Beauty

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To explore beauty and the global standards of it, blogger and journalist Esther Honing sent a picture of herself to almost 40 designers from 25 countries, some experts, some amateurs, and asked them one simple thing: “Make me beautiful.” The project presented in this article got her a lot of attention, as this is probably not the first article on the subject that you are reading. What I will do, however, is pick out a few of them, and try to see what they say about standards of beauty in that particular country.

Artist of the Week: Surreal and Bizarre Photography by Martin De Pasquale

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Ever wondered how your face would look like if it were grasped by a giant pair of laundry tongs? Well Martin De Pasquale imagined himself in that exact situation, and created a surreal and bizarre image. But he didn’t stop there. His imagination brought him to pursue eerie creations using his creative skills with programming. We have compiled a list of his most impressive work for you to enjoy.

18 New Photo Manipulation Tutorials to Update Your Skills

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It doesn’t matter that you are a beginner, intermediate or an expert in Photoshop. Learning new tips and tricks is always welcome. Growing as a creative professional is a tough job, but you can do it one step at a time. You won’t become a guru of Photoshop just by learning tips and tricks, you need to practice it every day, but they sure do help a lot on the way.

Deal of the Week: 10 Magnificent Ps Actions Sets + Bonus for Just $14

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You’re probably familiar with the guys from DesignTNT. They’ve had a lot of great deals which you really liked. And now they’re back with a brand-new deal that will definitely blow you away! Actually they’re newer than brand new; they’re not even officially released! I’m talking about a beautiful collection of 10 different PS actions sets, such as: black & white, elegant retro actions, stamp generators, sharpen effects, skin enhancement, and more!

Deal of the Week: The Epic Bundle: $20,048 worth of Top-Quality Resources – From $49

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Stack up now with the biggest (and probably the best) design bundle ever! This is by far the biggest collection of design and web design resources in history. And it can be yours for an incredibly low price! Just think about it: thousands of premium resources worth more than $20,000 at your fingertips! From vectors, to illustrations, brushes, fonts and even tutorials – it’s all there!