Free High-Res Heavy Watercolor Spatter Photoshop Brushes


Like most people around this time of year, I’ve been silently proclaiming that 2010 will be my year. I’ve been thinking about new goals, and I even thought about reading The Secret and creating my own vision board to help me achieve those goals.

Then I thought there must be a less humiliating way to ring in the new year.

So, instead of a vision board, I decided to simply write a good old fashioned list of New Year’s resolutions.

A Designer's List of New Year's Resolutions


Coding a Band Website Created in Photoshop

In Part 1 of this tutorial, you learned step-by-step how to design an awesome band website in Photoshop. Now in Part 2, you’ll learn how to take that PSD and turn it into clean, working XHTML/CSS code.


Winter is upon us (in the Northern Hemisphere at least). Few things in this world can be so solemn and magnificent at the same time, the winter season being one of those things. In this collection, we share with you a stunning set of photos that capture the true beauty and essence of winter.

School's Out For EverSchool’s Out For Ever By TheReal7


On Christmas day of 2009, Pingdom, a service that will monitor the uptime and response time of your websites and servers and alert you of any downtime, gave out twenty 1-year subscriptions to their Basic Plan service. Close to a hundred readers participated!

Here are the winners:

Looking back this year (2009), we have had some incredible tutorials that have taught hundreds and thousands of people new skills in Adobe Photoshop. We’ve been searching the web from America to Germany to the UK and have managed to compile a list of the 50 of the very best Photoshop tutorials this year.

Happy learning and wishing you all the luck in 2010!

Top 50 Adobe Photoshop Tutorials of 2009


Pingdom, a service that will monitor the up time and response time of your sites and servers, is sponsoring us by giving 20 of our readers a 1-year subscription to their Basic Plan service.

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This giveaway ends on December 26, 2009 after which the comments section on this post will be closed. We’ll use your email address to contact you if you win. The winners will be randomly selected and announced on a separate post. Please note that comments that don’t follow the instructions on how to participate (described above) may not be published.