30+ Creative Typography Art

Jun 25 2009 by Jacob Gube | 45 Comments

Typography is the ultimate form of science meeting art. Space, size, type treatment/effects, contrast, color selection – and much more – go into every piece of design that involves the use of type.

In this showcase, you’ll be able to feast your eyes on over 30 stunning and amazing artwork centered on typography with the aim of jumpstarting your creative juices.

mos def lyric portrait

mos def lyric portrait

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How to Create an Illustrative Web Design in Photoshop

Jun 24 2009 by Richard Carpenter | 53 Comments

How to Create an Illustrative Web Design in Photoshop

In this web design tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a professional web design with an illustrated "vector" header in Photoshop. You’ll see many techniques here including how to draw using the Pen Tool and a excellent type treatment using layer styles.

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10 Unusual Places to Get Design Inspiration

Jun 23 2009 by Kayla Knight | 42 Comments

Inspiration isn’t something that just pops into a designer’s head. Most of the time, we must make an active approach to discover it. This obviously isn’t a new concept, and there are thousands of inspiration websites from CSS galleries to showcase blog posts. These are way overused, though; in order to create a truly successful design, one must find inspiration elsewhere.

10 Unusual Places to Get Design Inspiration

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Revamp Your Workspace Giveaway

Jun 22 2009 by JC Parmley | 117 Comments

Revamp Your Workspace Giveaway

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Six Revisions and All Modern, a retailer of home and office goods, are giving away close to $200 dollars worth of nice items designed by Blomus to beautify your workspace to one lucky Six Revisions reader.

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30 High-Quality Icon Sets for E-Commerce Designs

Jun 21 2009 by Steven Snell | 35 Comments

E-commerce web design brings some unique requirements, and this usually includes the need for specific icons such as shopping carts, credit cards, and others related to the online shopping experience. In this article, we feature 30 sets of quality icons for use in e-commerce designs.

30 High-Quality Icon Sets for E-Commerce Designs

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10 Useful Firefox Extensions to Supercharge Firebug

Jun 20 2009 by Jacob Gube | 48 Comments

Firebug is a revolutionary Firefox extension that helps web developers and designers test and inspect front-end code. It provides us with many useful features such as a console panel for logging information, a DOM inspector, detailed information about page elements, and much more.

Though Firebug is already fully packed with features out of the box, several extensions out there can enhance its utility. In this article, you will find the 10 best Firefox extensions for Firebug that will make your life, as a developer or designer, easier.

1. Pixel Perfect

Pixel Perfect

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Announcement: BannerSnack & FlashMint Giveaway Winners

Jun 20 2009 by Jacob Gube | 4 Comments

Announcement: BannerSnack & FlashMint Giveaway Winners

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