Graphic & Web Design

Graphic/web designers, artists, web standards experts: we're all, in our own way, on an endless search for what is "just right." Always hungry to learn more, to reach higher. Join me as I explore, share, and teach what I discover on my own journey — immersing myself in rich colors, CSS experiments, client projects, and brilliant work by others — as I reach higher, too.

One of the things I've been playing with lately is applying textures to my illustrations in Illustrator. Sometimes I do this by applying a pattern texture fill on top of my color fill, but you can also do this by using a Scatter Brush. The advantage of using a brush is that you also…

There are two important resources that help me get inspired. The first one is my own Inspiration Stream where I catalog all my findings. The second one is music. Another year has past and it's a tradition around here that I look back at the five albums that helped me get inspired.

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