15 Logo Designs to Inspire You



The logo is the most important symbol in your brand, whether you sell products, services, or run a website. It stands for your company’s identity and direction, and should be well-designed enough to be meaningful, stand out from its competitors, make a great first impression on prospective customers, and be easily recognizable. If you’re a startup who’s designing your logo [...]

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How to Make a Fantasy Tree Woman Scene with Photoshop



This tutorial by Jenny Le of Photoshop Star will teach you how to make an ethereal fantasy tree woman scene with Photoshop. Her techniques include photo manipulation blending, masking, using the brush tool, adjusting color, and working with groups. This exercise requires Photoshop CS3 +, an intermediate skill level, and will take about 3 hours to complete.

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How To Make a Vintage Emblem Style Logo With Illustrator and Photoshop



A retro look adds a certain timelessness to any design, and this is no exception. Created by Chris Spooner of BlogSpoonGraphics, this tutorial will show you how to create a cool vintage style emblem logo using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. But before you start, you should sign up for his site first to be able to download the files you [...]

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10 Great Fonts for Valentine’s Day



Now that the Day of Hearts is upon us once again, it’s time to whip out those fonts! Check out these beautiful fonts that I found that would be perfect for your Valentine’s Day-themed projects and designs. Don’t forget to hit us up to share the designs you’ve come up with.

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Tips For Taking Great Instagram Photos



Whether you regularly upload your photographic masterpieces on Instagram or are a rank novice to the site, you might want to amp up the photos that you share. Since we have access to numerous apps, software, and filters for photography, it’s not just about taking and sharing interesting photos, but also about shooting beautiful works of art. Image source: Billboard.Com

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How to Create a Bright Aurora Landscape With Photoshop



This Photoshop tutorial by Jenny Le will show you how to create a beautiful winter mountain landscape awash with Aurora lights. You’ll be using

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Illustration Inspiration: Javi de Castro



After releasing his animated Doctor Who gif last November, illustrator Javi de castro has caught the eye of designers and graphic artists alike. The gif was created for the Spanish website Crucigramas y Cafe, as a commemorative piece for the show’s 50th anniversary.

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Tips on Creating a Great Website Layout



Designing a website combines the basics of form and function. At first it may seem intimidating but over time you’ll get used to it once you’re familiar with the fundamentals. Here’s a list of pointers on creating a website layout that’s both attractive and user-friendly.

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5 Cool Holiday Gifts for Designers



We’re just a week away from busting out the presents, so here’s a list of nifty last-minute gifts that you can get for your favorite designers:

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7 Free Downloadable Christmas Social Media Icons



Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s time to get started on adding some holiday spirit to your blog! While the usual thing to do is to decorate it with Christmassy images, fonts, or a color scheme, you can kick your design up a notch by changing your social media sharing buttons with fun Christmas social media icons.

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