Posts tagged design resources

12 Iconic Songs Transformed into Vintage Posters

We can’t say for sure if “Vintage” is a trend or a recurring phenomenon that happens once a style has been gone for a long enough while. The word itself has its roots in Latin, of course, the original word being “vindemia”, which loosely translates into “to take grapes”. Furthermore, to give you a short linguistics lesson, it is an Anglo-Norman alteration of the French world “vendange”, which neatly brings us to the topic of today’s article.

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7 Talented Calligraphers to Follow on Instagram

Calligraphy is a visual art related to writing, Claude Mediaville described it as “ the art of giving form to signs in an expressive, harmonious, and skillful manner” and we couldn’t agree more. You see it everywhere, you see it on that wedding invitation your friend sent you, or that logo design, that you saw while going to work this morning, and it really got stuck into your head. Aren’t you curious what talented calligraphers there are?

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The 10 Most Popular Discount Websites for Web Design Resources

Web designers, like any artists, require tools and materials so that they can create their works. But, since we are just getting out of a recession, your budget probably still isn’t what it was a few years ago, and web design resources are not getting any cheaper. As a web designer, you are probably always on the look out for big discounts and excellent deals so you can stock up on all the things you need, without having to burn too much money.

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Must-Read Free eBooks for Graphic Designers

Graphic design is an outlet for creativity, but creativity isn’t where it begins and ends. Like all crafts, it needs to be studied, mastered and applied. In “ye olde” days, craftsmen had apprentices which worked for them and, hopefully, learned from them. These days, craftsmen are authors. They write books about their experiences, and some of these books you can get for free.

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