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URL :http://www.blog.spoongraphics.co.uk/
Filed Under:Arts / Graphic Design
Posts on Regator:687
Posts / Week:2
Archived Since:March 30, 2008

Blog Post Archive

The Art of Profanity: Showcase of NSFW Typography

Expletives and Art seem to make the perfect pair. A simple word can invoke an emotional response or set a specific tone, which makes it a powerful tool for designers and artists to convey their message. In today’s showcase I feature 30 fun examples of profanity filled typography designs which will either entertain or offend. Show More Summary

4 Free Artistic Paint, Sketch & Ink Photo Effect Actions

Last month I shared a tutorial showing how to create a realistic painted effect in Photoshop which used some pretty simple techniques in Photoshop that could easily be enclosed in a ready made Action. Today’s freebie contains not only...Show More Summary

Christmas Insignias & Labels for Premium Members

Access All Areas members are being treated to some early Christmas pressies today from Freepik. This pack of Retro Christmas Insignias & Labels contains 30 customisable designs with a festive theme for members to use in their Christmas promos. Show More Summary

How To Create a Christmas Jumper Pattern in Illustrator

Last week I shared a collection of free seamless knitted Christmas jumper patterns for my readers to download the get their design in the festive spirit. A few of you guys were interested in seeing how they were made, so today I’ll be showing you the techniques I used to build them. Show More Summary

Retro Ad Generator PSD for Access All Areas Members

Access All Areas members can get their hands on a really unique resource today courtesy of Design Something. This Retro Ad Generator is a PSD file that will transform your logos, signs and badges into retro artwork based on nostalgic advertisements from the 1950s. Show More Summary

20 All New Best Selling Fonts, Just $29 for Them All!

I’ve heard from many of my readers who love receiving my email notifications of spectacular deals on design resources. You guys can’t seem to get enough fonts, so you might be particularly interested in this latest collection from Design Cuts. Show More Summary

4 Free Seamless Knitted Christmas Jumper Patterns

I’ve been busy with my virtual knitting needles and crafted 4 free Christmas jumper patterns for your designs to wear this season. Each design is based on the popular ‘Fair Isle’ knitting style with lots of tiny red and white stitch-like graphics making up intricate festive patterns. Show More Summary

6 Vintage Guarantee Badges for Premium Members

Last month Jascha from Creatticon kindly donated a set of 26 hand drawn vector ribbons for Access All Areas members to download. Today members can download more goodies courtesy of Creatticon, Jascha has kindly gifted 6 vintage style guarantee badges. Show More Summary

The Most Popular Design Resources in the World

How do you fancy getting your hands on the hottest resources from the most popular design shops in the world? Design Cuts have put together another deal packed full of top quality resources and squashed the price down by 94%. These items...Show More Summary

5 Free Weathered Wood Logo Mock Up Textures

A couple of months ago I shared some rusty metal logo mockups which allowed you to place your logo designs onto distressed textures to create simulations of your artwork being painted onto real surfaces. I’ve been hunting for more cool...Show More Summary

40 HDR Lightroom Presets for Premium Members

Today I have a totally new type of resource for Access All Areas members to download. I’ve posted a few packs of premium Photoshop Actions in the past, but now Shutter Pulse is kindly sharing more goodies for photographers with this pack of 40 HDR Lightroom Presets. Show More Summary

How To Create a Realistic Painted Effect in Photoshop

There’s some talented artists out there who can hand paint stunning hyper-realistic art, but those kinds of skills are something us mere mortals can only dream of. Thankfully with the help of Photoshop it’s possible to create cool effects to mimic the style of painted images. Show More Summary

Vintagizer Texture Overlays for Premium Members

I’ve been working with the talented Marie Wagner from Mousemade Design to bring more amazing resources for Access All Areas members to enjoy. Marie has kindly donated her popular “The Vintagizer” kit for members to download. It’s a collection...Show More Summary

Treat Yourself to Some New Design Resources

Last week I shared the news of Design Cuts’ Birthday Bonanza celebrations and posted a list of popular fonts bundles I thought you guys might be interested in. It turned out you were so keen to grab them that you crashed their wholeShow More Summary

12 Free Vector Grunge Textures to Erode Your Artwork

It has been a while since I’ve shared any vector textures, so I made use of my trusty old sky lights once again to capture more of the awesome dirt, grime and bird poop that nature has kindly supplied for me to turn into design resources!...Show More Summary

Vintage Actions, Textures & Light Leaks for Members

Tom Anders is back with more premium photo effect Actions and textures for Access All Areas members! His Vintage Bundle is a collection of 25 sophisticated Photoshop Actions to give your photos cool tints and effects, along with 6 bonus high resolution textures and 10 bright light leaks. Show More Summary

The Best Font Bundles I’ve Ever Seen!

Over the past year I’ve been spreading the word about the awesome deals from Design Cuts. Their offers slash hundreds of dollars off quality design resources, with discounts always being upwards of 90%. I’ve lost count of how many times...Show More Summary

20 Movie Posters in the Style of Vintage Horror Films

Low budget B-movies, exploitation films and slasher movies from the 50s, 60s & 70s have an iconic style that if often replicated by designers to pay tribute to this generation of cult film. Low quality print effects, dirt & grunge, hand...Show More Summary

3 Simple Photoshop Tips to Create Better Textures

Textures are valuable design resources that can be used as backgrounds to your work or pasted in as overlays to add distressed tones. Anyone with a camera can collect texture resources, with even the latest smart phone cameras being more than capable of capturing high resolution details. Show More Summary

Infographic Template Vector Kit for Premium Members

Access All Areas members had a taste of Mats-Peter Forss’ Infographic Template Shop last month with his kind donation of a Vector Infographic Tools Kit for members. Mats is back again with more excellent resources for premium members,...Show More Summary

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