Can you believe the first two months of 2018 are pretty much done and dusted! I usually take it easy over this time (our summer months), but instead I decided to put my head down and work hard on completing the latest update to the Portrait Creator. And I’m so glad I did!View full article >
The Personalised Portrait Creator includes 5 standard hair colours with each hairstyle. But what if the person you are creating has blue hair? Or pink hair? Or even green hair!
The good news is, you can quickly and easily change the colour of any hairstyle in Adobe Photoshop, without losing all that lovely textured detail included in the hair.View full article >
In this weeks episode of the Honest Designers Show, we talk about each of our design processes. We look at everything from the initial brainstorm, to the initial ideas, early stage designs, refinements, and final mockups. This is an insight into the workflow of four successful designers.View full article >
It’s not secret that I love flowers. A recurring theme you’ll see in both my graphic products and pattern designs. I even have a pinterest board dedicated to flowers only with over 325 pins and growing!View full article >
Clients often get a bad rap. They can drive you crazy with all their bad briefs, late payments and unattainable expectations. But often these problems are actually our own doing!View full article >
Working from home alone can be a dream come true for some designers. I know for me, it’s truly a blessing and something I don’t take for granted at all. But you do run the risk of becoming too isolated, and as a creative, that could potentially have a negative impact on you and your craft.View full article >
As designers, a lot of us struggle with pricing ourselves at some point in our careers. How much should you charge? Should you raise your rate?View full article >
So many of us are self taught in our creative fields. Even though I went the formal education route to study graphic design, I’m actually almost completely self-taught when it comes to illustration. I did art at school, but that’s about it. So I’ve experienced both sides of the coin.View full article >
This tutorial shows you how you can incorporate textures into your design work and transform it from a simple design into something special in minutes.
I’ve used my Tasty Texture Pack in this tutorial and created my layout in Adobe Illustrator.View full article >
It’s always so incredibly rewarding to see my graphic products being put to good use! And this is no exception.View full article >
I’m always amazed at how talented my customers are. I just love seeing the work of others and how they’ve used my design resources in their projects.View full article >
Recently my friends over at Design Cuts celebrated their 3rd birthday (Happy Birthday Design Cuts!). They invited the community to design a birthday card using resources they’ve purchased from their market place.View full article >