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For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.
While the philosopher Aristotle argued for taking frequent action, simply doing a lot without reflecting on the motivation behind our work rarely leads to meaningful learnings.
But taking time to reflect on our experiences can help change that. From my professional experience both as a life coach for startup CEOs and learning designer at Hyper Island, I have found that reflection is the single most effective way to optimize learning.
Back in September, Adobe ate some crow after showing off the new Photoshop Fix, a mobile app that has many of the powerful retouching features of Photoshop. In the demo, an image of a model was used to demonstrate the new “Smile” feature, whereby the user can manipulate the strength of a smile by simply dragging a finger.
We’ve all been there…
Sitting in front of a computer screen/notepad/art table with absolutely no idea why your client hired you.
All your normal routines aren’t working.
No matter how much music you listen to or how many minutes of meditation you engage in, your mind is absolutely blank.
You’ve got nothing. Panic ensues.
But no matter what your brain is saying, you CAN get through this stalemate and produce the stellar work you’re known for. All you need is a fresh perspective.
Design Management: Managing Design Strategy, Process and Implementation Required Reading Range: Kathryn Best: 9781472573674: Amazon.com: Books
looks like an interesting book- DeAnn
Design Management: Managing Design Strategy, Process and Implementation Required Reading Range 2nd Edition
You’re a creative freelancer, not a lawyer. You’re more focused on your HTML, PSDs, design principles, or finding the perfect sketching tool than legalese and intellectual property IP.As you should be.But dry and intimidating as this topic may sound, a little bit of understanding can go a long way toward improving your business. Understanding your IP rights can mean the difference between paid and getting PAID.
Creating Graphics with Sketch: Learn by Video
By Amar Sagoo
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Learn to use Bohemian Coding’s Sketch 3 for all of your interface design work with this 3-hour comprehensive beginner’s guide to the app that more and more interface designers are choosing as an alternative to Photoshop.In this 3-hour video tutorial, you get a complete introduction to using this lean, yet powerful new program. Amar Sagoo, a senior interaction designer at Google and avid Sketch user, starts by walking you through the Sketch interface and explaining the tools and what they do
In the graphic designers’ toolbox, grids are considered to be one of the fundamental staples.
But why is this? Why are a few grid lines thrown over your canvas so important to the design project? Every designer will have their own reason for why grids are important to them, but in short, they help you to structure your design in a way that would otherwise be difficult, time consuming and troublesome.
So, if you’re on the fence about delving into the world of grid based designs, let’s discuss 15 reasons why simply adding the use of a grid to your repertoire could significantly improve your designs.