Corel Painter Essentials 7

Introducing the new Corel Painter Essentials 7

Ever wanted to start digital painting but didn’t know where to start? Myself as graphic designer, have only basic painting skills when it comes to wielding a brush or spatula filled with oil or water colour paint. But the beauty … read on

Corel PaintShop Pro 2020

PaintShop Pro 2020 Ultimate with Exciting New Tools and Features

Today Corel have released PaintShop Pro 2020 Ultimate. Not only does this classic image editing software swing into a new round, it also offers many new and interesting functions together with new extras in the Ultimate version. In addition to … read on

Retro-Grunge – Free Blog Headers

Today’s free download is a collection of 7 retro meets grunge style blog headers. Each header image measures 940 x 198 pixels, a good size for the most header placements. Each graphic is a combination of retro style shapes overlayed … read on

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iTouch Digital Mock-Ups – Professionally Present

With so many things going digital today, it’s not really a great surprise to see a rising number of presentation help tools also on their digital way. Not every Graphic Designer is into creating real Mock-Ups to show off their … read on

How to Create a Reflected Image in PhotoPlus X4

In just a few easy steps, you can create a modern looking reflected image in PhotoPlus X4 with a little help from masking and opacity settings. Here’s how it can be done: Create a New File Create a new file … read on

Catching Visitors with Modern Webdesign

What makes a web site interesting and exciting for visitors? What makes some web sites attractive and successful and some not? Some have it easy: the big players like Amazon for example don’t need to worry too much about stunning … read on

Do You Really Need a Contract for Design Work

Well, yes, really you do. A lot of designers, that’s myself included, jump head long into business full of enthusiasm, bright ideas and a nitro fueled ignition in the rear end only to find that the unexpected really does happen, … read on

Easy Rounded CSS Button with Drop Shadow

This snippet is for an easy to make CSS button that can be used to give your links a bit extra pfiff. The button uses the CSS border-radius for the rounded corners, box-shadow for the drop shadow and the CSS … read on

Experimenting with border-image

Understanding the CSS 3 border-image property can be a little confusing especially as some of the values are not fully supported. The best way to learn something new is to roll your sleeves up and start experimenting. Experimenting with the … read on