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As the UK government urges creatives to retrain, Stuart Semple reveals his 'Artist Job Centre' in London

Creative Boom

As the British government launches a new campaign to encourage creatives nationwide to retrain and find employment elsewhere (ahem), Stuart Semple has launched the Artist Job Centre in the heart of London's theatreland.

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Best Keyboards for Programming & Coding

Just Creative

The keyboard is an integral part of the life of a programmer or a coder. Over the years, several companies have worked on new ideas to come up with the best keyboard for this set of audience.

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Design Deals for the Week

Designer Daily

Every week, we’ll give you an overview of the best deals for designers, make sure you don’t miss any by subscribing to our deals feed. You can also follow the recently launched website Type Deals if you are looking for free fonts or font deals. Trendy Bundle of 50 fonts and 100 Design Elements.

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Video: How to Create a Retro Style Badge Design in Illustrator

Spoon Graphics

In today’s Adobe Illustrator tutorial I’m going to show you how to create a retro badge style logo design featuring a simplified vector skull illustration and text elements that follow the circular outline of the badge container.

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Design Thinking Strategies for Facilitating Growth and Performance

Speaker: Carrie Cousins, Founder and Freelancer Writer & Designer at Carrie Cousins LLC

Design thinking is at the root of creative success. Seriously! But do you know how to shift your mindset and creative process – as well as that of your team – to create and ideate in ways that are truly innovative? The most inspired and innovative teams and individual designers need to be a part of a culture that enables forward-thinking, acceleration, and efficiency. It’s a combination of creative, analytical, and collaborative approaches that produce results.

7 Photographers on Finding Your Voice

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Photo caroline tompkins finding your voice gioncarlo valentine Janet Delaney jason fulford kathya maria landeros mark steinmetz photographer photography q&a tommy kha

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10 Best Trackpads & Touchpads of 2020

Just Creative

When you buy a computer, the standard piece of equipment that you would use to perform actions is a mouse, right? Well, did you know that there is another peripheral out there that allows you to do many of the same functions? Meet the trackpad.

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LogoArchive Issue 8

BP&O

Inspired by a panel discussion that took place at London’s Somerset House in 2018 as part of the exhibition Print! the first issue of LogoArchive was conceived, designed and sent to print the following day.

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Showcase of Creepy Illustrations Featuring Skulls and Skeletons

Spoon Graphics

With Halloween coming up this week, I figured it would be an ideal time to produce another morbid inspiration showcase featuring skulls!

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Illustrator Spotlight: Peter Gehrman

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Peter Gehrman (previously featured here ). Peter Gehrman’s Website. Peter Gehrman on Instagram. Illustration editor pick illustration illustrator member peter gehrman submission

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Now More Than Ever: Why Communication is Essential For Your Business

Speaker: Danielle Hughes, Chief Personality Officer, More Than Words Marketing

In this presentation, you'll hear from Danielle Hughes, a copywriting and branding expert, on how you can use your personality to connect with your clients and stand out from the clutter. On how being vulnerable and real will create stronger connections and affinity, and how knowing your brand and your audience makes messaging easier for you and more relatable for them.

Marloes De Vries on her love of freelancing and the surprising outcome of uncertainty

Creative Boom

As a little girl, Marloes De Vries started making robots out of shoe boxes and toilet rolls and grabbed every piece of paper available in the house so she could draw. Today, she's an award-winning illustrator, author, and artist based in the Netherlands.

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Best Portable Monitors in 2020

Just Creative

With the change that so many have had to go through and take our work home with us (literally), many of us have found our monitors cut down from two to one, costing us real estate and making every job function a struggle to see two things at one time on a laptop.

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Berke Yazicioglu reinterprets Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring through a series of 11 tapestries

Its Nice That

Having developed his editorial portfolio, the London-based illustrator dives into a new medium, jacquard weaving.

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Shy Bird by Perky Bros

BP&O

Text by Richard Baird Shy Bird is a all-day café, rotisserie and bar in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Recession Proof Your Business

Speaker: Ean

Facts fight fear. This presentation will outline specific actions you can take to protect your cash manage debt to increase your chances of success in an economic downturn. Suitable for all size businesses (side hustle to C-Corp) with any bookkeeping system.

“Talisman” by Photographer Kristina E. Knipe

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Photo kristina e. knipe New Orleans photographer photography talisman

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Penguin celebrates 85 years with gorgeous prints by leading artists

Creative Boom

If you're looking for a Christmas gift ideal for both book lovers and society as a whole, then a new set of illustrated prints may be just the ticket.

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Best Printer for Design Agency? OKI LED Printers Review

Just Creative

Are you looking for the best printer for your graphic design agency? Listen up. Founded in 1881, OKI Electric Industry became world-famous for manufacturing the first telephone in Japan, only a year after Alexander Graham Bell’s invention in 1876.

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The Grumpy Designer’s WordPress Plugin Pet Peeves

Speckyboy Design Magazine

Believe it or not, a great WordPress plugin is something that can make me smile. If it’s particularly cool, helpful and time-saving, well, I might even become somewhat giddy.

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Practical Financial Advice for Creatives in Crisis

Speaker: Jason Blumer, CPA

This webinar provides practical and honest financial advice for those running creative businesses in crisis. The economic disruption brought about by the spread of the coronavirus has caught us all by surprise. Come learn how you need to act now in areas of cash, finances, tax, and the financial side of your business. There will be a time for Q&A as well

Obituary: Enzo Mari, one of the industry’s greatest masters and theorists of design

Its Nice That

The renowned Italian furniture designer, architect, artist, critic and theorist spent 60 years carving a legacy that pervades all creative disciplines.

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An Interview with Director Lawrence Le Lam

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50 Windows of Creativity: Manchester's new art trail to celebrate the city's rich and diverse creative culture

Creative Boom

If you live in or around Manchester, you'll undoubtedly be delighted to hear some positive news today.

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RetroSupply’s Most Popular Design Resources

Just Creative

In this article, we will look at RetroSupply’s most popular resources for design as well as offer an exclusive discount coupon code , which will get you an extra 10% off.

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Web Design for All: Accessibility, Inclusivity and Beyond

Speaker: Eden Spivak, Design Expert and Editor at Wix & Nir Horesh, Accessibility Lead and Senior Product Manager at Wix

When we design products or websites for people like ourselves, there are many others who are, as a result, left out. In this webinar, we’ll delve into why accessibility matters. Yet however well-intended, website accessibility is too often seen as a checklist to be marked off at the end of the design process. Our goal is to shift the discussion around accessible design from accommodating the needs of a small minority group to creating better, more inclusive interfaces for us all - no matter our identity, background, knowledge, or ability.

A Glass Floor in a New Dublin Grocery Opens a Window to Medieval Viking History

Colossal

?. Embedded in the architecture of a new Lidl store in Dublin is a glass floor that allows shoppers to peer down into medieval history.

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Davide Degano’s Beyond the Land of Castles pays tribute to local mountain communities threatened by globalisation

Its Nice That

The documentary series captures life in the “forgotten” villages around the Italian and Slovenian borders, as a depiction of emigration and depopulation, and an exploration of the photographer’s heritage.

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“Killing the Negative” by Artist Joel Daniel Phillips

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Hashimoto Contemporary. Joel Daniel Phillips. Joel Daniel Phillips’s Website. Joel Daniel Phillips on Instagram. Joel Daniel Phillips at Hashimoto Contemporary. Drawing artist drawing joel daniel phillips Tulsa

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Andra Badea's question mark cuties explore our current uncertainties

Creative Boom

"When will I find work?" "Is Is it a good time to buy a home?" "Is Is it safe to travel?" Should our kids go to school?". Don't worry if you're asking yourself a lot of questions like the above right now.

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What in the World is a Force Majeure?

Speaker: Michele Berdinis

This session will answer business law questions that people are asking most during the pandemic.

Q&A with Jacob Cass of JUST Creative

Just Creative

This is an excerpt from the interview that Rob Meyerson conducted with me for his blog How Brands Are Built. We discuss everything I’m working on, my point of view on branding trends, and some of my top branding recommendations from gear to books.

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Signs Your WordPress Website Has Outgrown Its Hosting

Speckyboy Design Magazine

Among the reasons so many people choose WordPress is that it can run on just about any web server. The requirements are fairly basic and something that most web hosts and local servers can handle.

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Medium’s rebrand by Collins uses typography as a “building block” for illustrations

Its Nice That

The identity refresh includes a new symbol inspired by the three-dot ellipsis and a redesigned word mark to “stand prouder”.

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