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

ToDo List: Printable PDF Download

Keeping a track on the hundreds of small ToDos involved in a project or task is difficult enough. Making lists helps you to organize your work more efficiently and is a known technique for improving efficiency, reducing stress and keeping … read on

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Well designed but not responsive website

A well designed website doesn’t mean always that a website is responsive too. But first of all: What’s responsive? First mentioned was the term responsive web design, based on an article at Wikipedia about responsive web design, in 2010 by … 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

Some have it, some don’t

Together the many mega designers that have the luck to be able to sell their ideas in their sleep, exists a less fortunate array of designers that just “get it in the neck” on a regular basis. This doesn’t necessarily … read on

Add Focus Glow to Input Fields

Adding effects to input fields helps your users to find their way around. Using the CSS property, box-shadow, you can create a nice subtle glow effect, in CSS 3 supporting browsers, when an input field is given focus. Set standard properties … read on

How to Add a New Default Header Image in WordPress

If your WordPress theme includes the function of adding a custom default blog header, you have the chance to customize it without needing to have fumble around in any source code or, because of the included resize tool, open a … read on

Cure a Blank Page with Mind Mapping

Not all work that a designer takes on are so easy to come up with new ideas that are not only creative but also relevant and original, and not all ideas are easily accepted by a client even with a … read on