Daily Links

Category: Design Resources

May 04

Combining vector shapes in Photoshop

Nice video explaining the methods of combining vector shapes in Photoshop by Phil Coffman   http://methodandcraft.com/videos/combining-vector-shapes-in-photoshop

Apr 16

Steedicons

Lovely set of icons hand drawn by the talented designer Kyle Steed.   http://steedicons.com/

Feb 15

Japanese graphic design

Japanese graphic design from the 1920s-30s, great collection (via Twitter @BibliOdyssey)   http://pinktentacle.com/2011/02/japanese-graphic-design-from-the-1920s-30s/

Jan 14

Should I work for free?

Should I work for free? A flowchart made by Jessica Hische   http://jhische.com/workforfree.html

Aug 13

Designing for the mind

Do you know what makes a design good? Interesting read about the way we "look" at design   http://designinformer.com/designing-mind/

Aug 03

Many Mirrors

About the design process of the Kaleidoscope app logo   http://www.madebysofa.com/blog/kaleidoscope/

May 01

The Big Web Show

Webdesign podcast by Dan Benjamin and Jeffrey Zeldman. This episode is about the history and present of web fonts.   http://5by5.tv/bigwebshow/1

Apr 27

étiquettes boissons

Nice Flickr set with a collection of drink labels   http://www.flickr.com/photos/taffeta/sets/72157623775095705/

Mar 18

Letters, the round parts

Before&After article about the round parts in letters and optical illusion, also a free font download (at the bottom of the article)   http://www.mcwade.com/DesignTalk/2010/03/letters-the-round-parts/

Feb 12

Rebranding Valentine’s day

Great read on Rebranding Valentine's day   http://www.underconsideration.com/brandnew/archives/studio_360_challenge_redesign_valentines_day.php

Feb 04

A heart a day

A blog of love. A blog of hate. An image a day. Always a heart   http://www.aheartaday.com

Jan 08

2010 color of the year

The Pantone color of the year 2010, read more...   http://www.pantone.com/pages/pantone/Pantone.aspx?pg=20705&ca=4

Dec 04

Printmag

Print magazine for the curious minds.   http://printmag.com/

Nov 10

Bauhaus, workshop for modernity

Bauhaus interactive exhibition in MoMa (november 8, 2009 - january 25, 2010)   http://moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2009/bauhaus/

Sep 29

Nice inspiration set

Nice Flickr inspiration set from Squared Eye   http://www.flickr.com/photos/squaredeye/sets/72157594526692679/

Sep 04

Little friends of printmaking

Grain Edit interview with “The Little friends of printmaking”. Beautiful artwork!   http://grainedit.com/2009/09/03/little-friends-of-printmaking-interview/

Aug 18

Type Daily

Type Daily is a collection or aggregation of type-related content on the web. All content is scooped up via RSS, so this page will always display the latest, freshest content.   http://typedaily.com/

Jul 31

Skype Logo and Brand Guidelines

Manual and brand guidelines from Skype.   http://logoblink.com/2009/02/13/skype-logo-and-brand-guidelines/

Jul 29

Logo Blink

A blog fully dedicated to logotypes, marks and brand indentity   http://logoblink.com/

Jul 28

Swiss Graphic design

Interesting article about Swiss Style Graphic Design on Smashing Magazine.   http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/07/17/lessons-from-swiss-style-graphic-design/