They say that a picture is worth a thousand words, but when you have to be economical with your design space, you may not have room for either. In some cases (such as when you’re designing for print media), you only have the opportunity to use a few words to make an impact on your audience.
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Less is more. To see this statement in action, check out these beautiful examples of minimalist web designs.
Upon looking at these posters created by Malleus – a trio of Italian artists devoted to rock music – one will no doubt be impressed by their amazing artwork but also by the fact that each every poster they produce are all handprinted, unique masterpieces.
iOS 7 is one of the most talked about topics on the Internet now. This iteration on the beloved Apple mobile OS promises big changes to its users. We could not wait until it came out, so we decided to create a free vector icon set that looks like the new flat design style that iOS 7 has. Enjoy this freebie!
Flat design is popular right now. Examples of flat design are cropping up all over the Web. This trend looks like it will be around for a while. If you are looking for flat design icon sets then you have hit the mother lode: I present to you 20 beautiful icon sets in the flat design style for your consideration. You will discover thousands of free flat icons in this design resource roundup.
When one thinks of underwater photography, images of fish and corals and scuba gear tend to populate the mind. Ilse Moore’s work, however, takes underwater photography in an entirely different direction. Her fine art work is taking photography to new heights (or in this case, new depths).
When it comes to CSS grid systems there’s a lot to choose from. Here are my top picks for open source, free CSS responsive grid systems. These CSS grid systems will help you create beautifully responsive site layouts quickly. There’s a comparison table of at the end of this post.
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We just ended another excellent giveaway here on Design Instruct. We were giving out 10 personal licenses to the excellent and unique painting application,Flame Painter. In this post, I get the honor of telling everyone the winners of our most recent giveaway. Read on to find out if you’re one of them!
Designers have certain traits that those who choose a different profession don’t have, or aren’t motivated to acquire or learn. I’d like to share to you traits that I’ve repeatedly seen in designers from all over the world.