24 Fantastic Works From Artists’ Sketchbooks

24 Fantastic Works From Artists’ Sketchbooks

Looking at an artist’s sketchbook is like seeing their rawest and most unadulterated ideas.

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How to Reduce the File Size of Your Photoshop PSD Files

How to Reduce the File Size of Your Photoshop PSD Files

When file-sharing or emailing PSDs as an attachment, you might encounter a file size limit that prevents you from uploading your file.

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8 Lessons for Turning Problem Clients into Repeat Customers

8 Lessons for Turning Problem Clients into Repeat Customers

I’ll start with a tale from the client services trenches, a “war story” if you will.  

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This Site Will Inspire You with Stories from Designers

This Site Will Inspire You with Stories from Designers

Being a designer who’s new to the field is overwhelming: Where do you start? What do you need to know? What tools should you use? How do you get design jobs when clients ask for your portfolio of work and there’s nothing to show them? It’s a phase in a designer’s career that’s filled with anxiety and self-doubt.

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Do Mobile Devices and Apps Really Have a Place in the Creative Workflow?

Do Mobile Devices and Apps Really Have a Place in the Creative Workflow?

Can creative work be done on tablets and phones? I’ve always thought that a pencil and a piece of paper is infinitely more valuable to a creative professional than a very expensive touchscreen. But I could be wrong.

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20 Nautical Logo Designs for Inspiration

20 Nautical Logo Designs for Inspiration

The ocean is a place of beauty. This collection of nautical-themed logos features boats, sails and anchors. These excellent logo designs will surely inspire you!

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Fantastic Illustrator Portfolios That Are Sure to Inspire: March 2015

Fantastic Illustrator Portfolios That Are Sure to Inspire: March 2015

I don’t know about all of you, but I get a little envious of people who possess incredible illustration skills.

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Find a Ton of Beautiful Free Stock Photos on This Site

Find a Ton of Beautiful Free Stock Photos on This Site

StockSnap adds hundreds of free high-res stock photos to their collection every week. What’s more, the stock photos featured on the site are free of copyright restrictions, so you can literally use them any way you want.

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Excellent Edge Printed Business Cards

Excellent Edge Printed Business Cards

Business cards will never really go away. They remain an effective tool for building networks and keeping in contact with clients and colleagues. For those of you looking to gain an edge (pun intended) in your business card game, we’ve collected some fantastic examples of edge-printed and edge-printed business cards.

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The Basics of Designing Web Page Layouts

The Basics of Designing Web Page Layouts

This excellent tutorial on CSS layouts will teach you how web page layouts work.

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Practical Tips from an Experienced Freelancer

Practical Tips from an Experienced Freelancer

The world of freelancing makes it seem that you are “free” to do what you like, with whomever you like, and for whichever pay you like. Now, that makes it all sound too good to be true, right? Well, it kind of is, because “easy” is a word you can cross off your list of benefits in this job. Believe me I know, I’m a freelancer!

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Free High-Res Travel Photos

Free High-Res Travel Photos

The free photos at the Made in Moments travel blog are beautiful and can be used anywhere you want.

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