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Andre Kavakama: process stop motion

Category: Animation / Motion Graphics, Design / Typography,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Dec 20th 2011
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Recent Manchester graduate Andre Kavakama shares the process behind his reinterpretation of Coldplay's 'A Rush of Blood to the Head' CD cover. Very cool. Check out some of his other work here. ...

Flip Clock Screensaver

Flip Clock Screensaver

Category: Resources / Tools+Apps,

Posted by: Mark
Posted: Nov 9th 2011
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I was reading an interview with Shyama Golden which included some pictures of her apartment with a flip clock screensaver on her computer. I had a little look around for one similar and found this, and it's free...   ...
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Graph Paper PDFs

Graph Paper PDFs

Category: Design / Typography, Resources / Images, Resources / Reference, Resources / Tools+Apps,

Posted by: Tanya
Posted: Nov 1st 2011
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'FREE Online Graph Paper' is a wonderful resource that I found a few years ago. Download as many grid papers as you can want, from hexagonal to triangular - These grids are especially great for helping to create structure to your thumbnails. I personally love to use these for creating my own typefaces. ...

Good Wives and Warriors

Good Wives and Warriors

Category: Designers/Studios, Illustration,

Posted by: Stephanie Nunez
Posted: Oct 12th 2011
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Becky Bolton and Louise Chappell illustrators and creative partners at Good Wives and Warriors (GWAW) in the London, UK chose to build upon previous works involving mandalas for the giant cut out bottle for Absolut’s Blank campaign. Its design is fun, colorful and joyful of life as it depicts flowers, birds. They’ve done work for Adidas, Swatch, MTV, Wired Magazine, Urban Outfitters, Maxim....
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Amandine Alessandra

Amandine Alessandra

Category: Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Francesca Tortora
Posted: Oct 8th 2011
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Amandine is a photographer and designer based in London. Her 'Wearable lettering' is such a simple idea but produces some really interesting results. The project also lives on as an online clock at http://bit.ly/7orJmb...
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Pretty design in Belgium

Pretty design in Belgium

Category: Advertising, Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Print, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Margot
Posted: Oct 24th 2011
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Even though Belgium is small, there's still some nice design to be found here (sometimes you just need to search a bit first:) A very cool advertising agency / studio that only seems to work for 'fun' clients (fashion, museums, music...) is BaseDesign. They're also based in NY, Barcelona, Madrid and Santi...

Shillington Design Reference App.

Shillington Design Reference App.

Category: Products, Resources / Reference, Resources / Tools+Apps,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Oct 23rd 2011
No. of comments: 6

We're delighted to annouce the launch of our new iPhone App. A 'must have' for any design student or emerging designer; the Shillington Design Reference App is a handy tool designed to make you a more efficient designer. Whether it's keyboard shortcuts, paper sizes or gener...

Print, Digital and Experiential

Print, Digital and Experiential

Category: Design / Print, Designers/Studios, Events/Exhibitions,

Posted by: Sarah
Posted: Oct 21st 2011
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'A Celebration of Design Culture' hosted by Eskimo is taking place on Thursday 3rd November 2011 at Oxford Place in Manchester. The event will feature GF Smith's Heritage Ex...

Joel Bauer talks business cards

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Interviews / Individual,

Posted by: Jen
Posted: Oct 16th 2011
No. of comments: 1

This isn't a new one but every now and then I have to watch it to have a laugh. Not sure his business card looks as though it was 25 years in the making but his does have a point about what your business card says about you. And for those of you who haven't seen the business card scene in 'American Py...

Studio Newwork

Studio Newwork

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Editorial, Design / Print, Design / Publishing, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Sarah
Posted: Oct 10th 2011
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STUDIO NEWWORK is a New York based graphic design studio established in 2007 and consists of a team of four passionate typographic designers with a commitment to search for excellence in design. I particularly like the STUDIO NEWWORK Magazine, which is a large-format arts publ...