Tag: designer

Resources and Tools Designed to Keep Designers and Agencies Up to Date

Digital design technology is forever changing, and design trends come and go. As a web designer, or design agency, you want to keep a close watch to ensure that the tools you use and the resources you depend on are...

25 Must Have Photoshop Actions

A Photoshop action is a series of commands that you can record and later play back. For example, you can create an action which automatically sharpens your image. Each time you need to sharpen your image, you can simply press one...

What Your Favorite Coffee Says about You as a Designer

How do you take your coffee? The way you answer that question could explain why you design the way you do. Look at some of the most common characteristics of different coffee drinkers, and see if the style you prefer...

How to Grow Your Audience as a Designer

There is so much competition on the Internet, that it might be a little harder than it seems to find people to follow your work. That’s okay though, there are steps you can take to turn your business around and...

Designers Traits: 7 Characteristics Every Designer Must Have

A designer’s life is a tough one. Aside from being in constant pursuit of personal satisfaction with their work, they also have to gain the approval of their clients. These two all in all makes the job incredibly stressful. Not...

4 Of The Best Ways To Promote Yourself As A Freelancer

Being a freelancer isn't always as easy as people make it out to be, but it can offer the dream life where you're able to work your own hours, earn good money and also, work on projects that you're passionate...

From Russia With Love: Staggering Illustrations by Vadi Tkachev

Vadi Tkachev is a Russian artist, designer, and illustrator from Moscow. I'm absolutely in love with his creative chaos paintings, which are created  using acrylic, ink, spray paint, and markers. Each painting is loaded with hidden gems to grab your attention. If you...

Successful Branding Tips From Ray-Ban (and how to build yours)

What is a brand? Before learning how to make an old brand relevant or propose a rebranding strategy, it’s important to understand branding itself. A brand can be thought of as the visual representation of your business, service or product....

Jaw Dropping Digital Photomanipulations by Adam Spizak

The Spizak.com is a creative outlet for multidisciplinary illustrator and designer Adam Spizak. Adam is an illustrator and designer with almost 13 years of experience in both online and print design. His work has been featured in: Computer Arts, Advanced Photoshop...