Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Latest greatest news, innovations, reviews, tips, tricks and articles on graphic design (UI/UX, Graphic Design, Branding, Software, etc.)

5 Typography Tools for Web Design

Good typography is crucial to graphic design, and as a graphic designer I am always looking for new and interesting tools to help me...
Free Vector UI Wire framing Kit

Free Vector UI Kit for Wire-framing

Download your free Vector UI Kit for Wire-framing and application design. This file contains over 90 elements in high quality vector format. Download Free Vector...
9 Useful Graphic Design Articles

9 Useful Graphic Design Articles

In the past year I have written several graphic design articles for Cheeky Monkey Media in the field of graphic and user interface design....
Macaw: A Review

Macaw: A Review

A couple of months ago I embarked on a journey that would involve testing a few different applications in the hopes of breaking the...

Web Design Without Adobe Photoshop

The Early Days I remember using Photoshop 5.5, the first version to introduce "slices" and the "Save for Web" dialogue. It was a miracle. A...

Principles of Design – Ctrl+Paint

I recently came across  a great series of free videos and tutorials at ctr+paint. One in particular caught my eye, it applies to just...

Typography – A Lesson on Kerning

There are a number of things to consider when you are working with type. One of the most often overlooked in typography or maybe misunderstood is...

How Color Affects Mood And Perceptions

For as long as man has been able to mix pigments to produce varying colors, we have been using it consciously or even subconsciously...
Golden Ratio Calculator

Golden Ratio Calculator

Note: We are no longer developing this golden ratio calculator ... but it was a fun experiment (from a long time ago). I am...