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Helpful Resource for Designers

image copyright © Thomas Thu Hurlimann I came across ArtOptimizer by Zevrix Solutions, a company that provides useful solutions to improve work flow efficiency for graphic designers. ArtOptimizer will resize images linked to your Illustrator documents by automatically reducing the file size of your image in Photoshop and importing them back into Illustrator at 100%. [...]

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Vintage Heaven

Wander on a nostalgic journey through the Museum of Brands, Packaging, and Advertising featuring over 12,000 original items from Robert Opie’s collection. If you’re into vintage finds, you’ll love perusing through all the merchandise in their online shop featuring iconic household brands I’m sure we’re all familiar with.

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Mark your Calendars, Designers!

As we wrap up 2009 and gear up for for the new year, here is a list of graphic design conferences happening in 2010: How Conference, June 6-9, Denver, CO Design City Show, November 20-22, Toronto, ON icograda IDA Design Week, April 26-30, Vancouver, BC Photoshop World Conference and Expo, March 24-26, Orlando, FL Here [...]

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Gallery Sites to Inspire You

image copyright © Cargo If you’re feeling a little stifled and uninspired check out this of design gallery websites to help you shift gears and get you back on the creative track. Creattica Creattica is dedicated to great design. Vote for your favorites and submit your own for consideration. Ads of the World An archive [...]

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Stand Out Business Cards

I came across a post on Designer Daily of creative business cards. Thought I’d share it with you. It’s hard to say which one I like best but I think my favorite one has to be the hair design card (as shown below). I could spend hours styling their hair!

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