Pop-Deco Vector Illustrations by Orlando Arocena

Pop-Deco Vector Illustrations by Orlando Arocena

Orlando creates these incredible images with no gradient mesh, no tracing, and no plug-ins. Just good old-fashioned hard work and skill.

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The Day’s Color: A Site for Daily Color Inspiration

The Day’s Color: A Site for Daily Color Inspiration

Color is undoubtedly a key component of any design. The colors you use can make or break the theme, emotion and message you’re trying to establish with your audience.

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Incredible Concept Artwork Re-Imagines Future Japan

Incredible Concept Artwork Re-Imagines Future Japan

Sometimes, it can difficult to be inspired to create anything. For concept artist Johnson Ting, however, his inspiration has moved him to create a whole new alternate universe.

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Griddify: A Free Photoshop Panel That Makes Grid Design Easy

Griddify: A Free Photoshop Panel That Makes Grid Design Easy

Using a grid layout not only speeds up the design process, but can also improve a design’s readability, organization and visual hierarchy.

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Incredibly Colorful Art Marker Illustrations by Fudearashi

Incredibly Colorful Art Marker Illustrations by Fudearashi

In the last decade or so, illustrators and designers have slowly adapted to digital workflows. Illustrators now compose, ink, and color their works on a computer. Not for artist, Fudearashi.

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How to Make a Photo Look Old

How to Make a Photo Look Old

In this tutorial, I’ll show you a photo-editing process that will give your photos an old, vintage appearance. We’ll use Photoshop to get the job done.

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Artist Incorporates 2D Elements Into 3D Renderings to Create Unique Portraits

Artist Incorporates 2D Elements Into 3D Renderings to Create Unique Portraits

3D graphics software aren’t usually the easiest to master. However, one look at Cezar Brandao’s work will have you wondering if you should incorporate 3D artwork in your own portfolios.

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10 Free Cardboard Textures to Download

10 Free Cardboard Textures to Download

This is a set of various cardboard textures you can download and use for free. The textures are large (5100x3400px) and were shot in a high-resolution image format using a tripod in order to get them as sharp as possible.

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These Are the Winners of Our CrocoBlock Giveaway

These Are the Winners of Our CrocoBlock Giveaway

We recently had a giveaway of CrocoBlock memberships earlier this month. In this post, I’d like to share with you who the lucky winners are!

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10 Websites for Illustration Inspiration

10 Websites for Illustration Inspiration

Illustration is perhaps the oldest form of human communication. Our ancestors used pictographs and symbols to record narratives and convey complex ideas. That is still true today.

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30 Examples of Logo Design Concept Presentations for Inspiration

30 Examples of Logo Design Concept Presentations for Inspiration

Presenting your logo design concepts by mocking them up into real-world scenes will impress your clients and let them preview what their company’s logo will look like on physical objects.

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5 Essential Tips for Better Candid Photos

5 Essential Tips for Better Candid Photos

Candid photos of people are some of the most challenging photos to capture. There’s often only a small window of opportunity before a moment is lost. So then what’s the secret to taking better candid photos?

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