A roundup for this week includes a variety of inspiration for both print and web, a couple of Halloween related treats and an overview of some cracking tricks available in the new Illustrator CS4.
Posts from October, 2008
Continuing from a recent tutorial, Create a Vibrant Blog Design in Adobe Photoshop, we'll now look at taking the concept and implementing it into an actual webpage constructed in xhtml and css. By exporting the imagery from Photoshop and coding up the page we'll produce a working example of the overall blog design.
This set of free hand drawn doodle icons includes 14 graphics tailored specifically for bloggers. Including social media graphics for Delicious, Design Float, Digg, Facebook, StumbleUpon, Technorati and Twitter as well as commonly used icons such as RSS, Home, Comments, Contact and WordPress.
Included in this week's roundup of interesting finds are inspirational packaging and custom illustration examples from Tutorial9 and Abduzeedo. As well as a collection of Twitter related content from Styl.eti.me, Specky Boy and new startup Just Tweet It.
Taking a closer look into the world of web design this tutorial will cover the process of designing a vibrant and colourful modern blog layout in Adobe Photoshop. Beginning with a blank canvas we’ll go through the process of creating the entire structure and effects from scratch.
Designer toys are a common love between many graphic designer and illustrators, as well as the collectable limited edition runs from producers such as Qee and Kidrobot there are many great examples of customised urban vinyl toys. Here's a collection of 60 fantastic examples of how designers have added their personal mark to their own custom toy!