Warm Forest Giveaway Results

Apr 29, 2009

Last week, Warm Forest and Six Revisions asked you what you thought the best Flash portfolio website was. To make things fun, Warm Forest kindly donated two Aspen Flash templates (worth $89.00 dollars each) to give away to a couple of randomly selected commenters.

By Jacob Gube

How to Make a Stylish Glowing Box in Photoshop

Apr 28, 2009

In this Adobe Photoshop graphic design tutorial, we are going to create a magical glow effect coming from a box in Photoshop. This is a pretty simple effect that looks great and can easily be adapted for use in other ways.

By Tyler Denis

Six Questions: Tony Chester on Running a Design Firm

Apr 27, 2009

In this interview, Tony Chester answers questions about his experience running a successful design and development firm. He offers pointers, insights and encouragement for those of us thinking about entering the competitive but rewarding business of establishing a creative agency.

By Jacob Gube

Using XAMPP for Local WordPress Theme Development

Apr 26, 2009

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to install and configure XAMPP for the desktop. Once that’s out of the way, we’ll install WordPress so that you can have your very own professional, light-weight PHP and WordPress development environment.

By Jacob Gube

30 Examples of Watercolor Effects and Brush Strokes in Web Design

Apr 25, 2009

In this showcase, you’ll see 30 examples of watercolor effects and brush strokes in web design.

By Angela Rohner

Fauna: Free High-Res Photoshop Floral Brushes

Apr 24, 2009

Fauna – a set of 6 high-quality Photoshop Floral Photoshop brushes released under the Creative Commons license.

By Jacob Gube

Five Types of Effective Headers in Web Design

Apr 23, 2009

Take a look at these 5 different types of header design and see how the examples have used them creatively to make an impact.

By Lee Munroe