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Creative People You Should Be Following On Twitter

Twitter is quickly becoming the number one source for design related links, tips and talk. It’s just an excellent platform for sharing the abundance of creativity that can be found within the design community. That being said, there are certain…

Watercolor Text Effect Tutorial

Create a Watercolor Text Effect in Photoshop

In this tutorial, we’ll take a look at a quick and easy way to execute a watercolor text effect in Photoshop. By combining the right font, an awesome set of brushes, a filter and a few other subtle techniques, realistic watercolor text is a breeze to…

Subtle Textured Brushes

How To Make Subtle Textured Brushes In Photoshop

You know how in just about every Photoshop tutorial one of the first steps is to go and download a set of brushes? Well, it’s time to change that. Making your very own custom Photoshop brushes is a simple process that we can all take advantage of…

Finding Inspiration Outside Of List Posts

Finding Design Inspiration Outside Of List Posts

With all of the inspiration that surrounds us both online and off, I wanted to share several unique ways to find design inspiration outside of a roundup or website dedicated to displaying fresh inspirational works. Whether you’re suffering from writers…

popular css trends

A Handful Of CSS Trends And How To Use Them

As I make my daily web travels, I’m constantly keeping an eye out for any trends or cool effects that other blogs are taking advantage of. I finally rounded up a handful of them that really stood out and wanted to share with my readers how to…

Readability Tips

7 Effective Readability Tips Guaranteed To Grab Attention

Roughly 64% of all readers (okay, I’m just estimating here) skim over articles and if not instantly intrigued by some part of it, will move on to the next one. You’ve done it, I’ve done it, we’re all pretty much guilty of it. All of that hard work that we pour…

css3 basics

Understanding The Basics Of CSS3

Cascading Style Sheets, commonly known as CSS, has been around for sometime now allowing us to create much more powerful and flexible websites than in the past. Now that CSS has evolved a bit and the acceptance of CSS3 is making its way…