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Create a Clean and Simple Portfolio Design in Photoshop

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a clean and simple looking portfolio showcasing any kind of visual work. I’ll touch on basic Photoshop tools and techniques to get the final result in an organized and professional manner. Final Image Tutorial Details Program : Photoshop CS3 + Estimated Completion Time : 30 minutes [...]

Tympanic Theatre announces season

Tympanic Theatre Company has announced its 2014-15 season. The storefront company’s eighth year includes two productions.

Photoshop nightmare of the day: Kate Walsh’s legs

6 hours agoArts : Arts Post

“Bad Judge” premieres on NBC this Thursday, starring Kate Walsh of as “one of LA’s toughest and most respected criminal court judges.” But there’s no respect — no respect, we tell you — for Walsh’s legs from the network’s marketing department, judging by this promotional shot. Did NBC try to airbrush Walsh’s legs into an […]

Perfume Shot To Layout

At Project 52 last week we had an assignment to shoot a […] Categories: LE News and Info PROJECT "52" (Read more...)

Blind advancement

6 hours agoArts : Parterre Box

What retired executive might be on the cusp of fulfilling a lifelong dream?

HTML5: Pointer Lock API Lets You Hide the Mouse Pointer From View

6 hours agoArts / Graphic Design : Noupe

Browsers are on the way to becoming full-fledged gaming platforms. Thanks to HTML5 and JavaScript developing complex applications is still loads of work, but possible. Quite a few game concepts don’t rely on visible mouse pointers, though. Show More Summary

Brand Study: Trzech Kumpli

Another awesome brand study by the Polish designer Lukasz Ruszel. This time is an indie beer visual identity where you can see all the steps of the process, from goal to final result. Enjoy! For more from Lukasz Ruszel visit Goal Creating...Show More Summary

Design Jobs: Birchbox, Federated Media, Flocabulary

7 hours agoArts / Graphic Design : UnBeige

This week, Birchbox is hiring a photo editor, while Federated Media needs a graphic designer. Flocabulary is seeking an associate art director, and Purch is on the hunt for a web producer/designer. Get the scoop on these openings and...Show More Summary

Antiquities Looting and ISIS

How much has antiquities looting contributed to funding ISIS? There are a lot of speculative reports out there, but due to the nature of the illicit antiquities trade, and the dearth of first hand reporting the situation remains murky. There seems to be a good opportunity given what we know about the unscrupulous portions of […]

Building a platform at Intercom

When you think of, what do you think of? The CRM tool for salespeople? A product for managing marketing… Read more… You're reading Building a platform at Intercom, a post from the Intercom Blog. Intercom is the easiest way to see and talk to your users. Show More Summary

Individual Goals for Individual Dancers

7 hours agoArts / Dance : Dance Advantage

Each one of your dance students is unique. Laurel walks you through the essential process of addressing each individual's physical issues and limitations to help him/her reach goals.

Together Work

7 hours agoArts : Art21 Blog

Social Practices Art Network (SPAN) curator Carol Stakenas on the concept of "together work" and the recent SPAN Together Survey.


7 hours agoArts : Prospero

IN 1720, George I’s Privy Council asked Richard Mead, an eminent physician, to prepare a paper on how best to prevent the spread of bubonic plague to England. A serious outbreak of the disease in the southern French port of Marseille,...Show More Summary

Waiting for Joshua Bell at Union Station

7 hours agoArts : Arts Post

Seven news cameras, three velvet ropes and dozens of people are waiting for the arrival of Joshua Bell at Union Station. Two hours  before the famed violinist is set to grace the makeshift stage for his free “In case you missed it” concert, white-haired ladies and moms with strollers were positioning themselves for the best […]

Over $1000 Saving on 30 Best Selling Creative Fonts

Premium design resources can be really expensive. Fonts in particular are often the most costly tool a designer needs, so when a massive saving like this comes along it’s hard to let it pass by! Design Cuts are known for slashing their...Show More Summary

The Rumpus Reviews Claudia Rankine’s Citizen

Have you picked up your copy yet? We can’t wait to get ours! Claudia Rankine’s Citizen: An American Lyric sure sounds like it will do anything BUT disappoint. From The Rumpus: In a recent article on Grantland, staff writer Rembert Browne dialogues his impromptu visit to Ferguson, Missouri in mid-August. In opening the essay, he [...]

Life as an experiment: What to do when you have lots of ideas

In the Work/Art/Play class that I’m teaching right now, an interesting discussion began on the topic of having too many ideas, too many experiments that might (worryingly) lead nowhere in an artist’s journey. It’s a very well known affliction that plagues creatives – and the term creatives is a very loose one. Show More Summary

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