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Rainbow Pencils Made of Recycled Paper

Rainbow Pencils Made of Recycled Paper | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Tokyo-based designer Duncan Shotton, known for his whimsical functional objects like the magnetic cloud keyholder and his Lochness monster pins, just launched a Kickstarter Project for a new kind of pencil that makes rainbows when you sharpen it. Each pencil has a 6-layer rainbow core of rec
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This Instagram Account Adds A Sweet Twist To Pantone Swatches

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The Best Creative Products of 2015: Introducing Creative Market Awards Winners

The Best Creative Products of 2015: Introducing Creative Market Awards Winners | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Buy and sell handcrafted, mousemade design content like vector patterns, icons, photoshop brushes, fonts and more at Creative Market.
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Colour Wheels, Charts, and Tables Through History

Colour Wheels, Charts, and Tables Through History | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
A chronology of various attempts through the last four centuries to visually organise and make sense of colour: from simple wheels to multi-layered pyramids, from scientific systems to those based on the hues of human emotion.
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Stormtrooper Helmets Reimagined As Animals

Stormtrooper Helmets Reimagined As Animals | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
The stormtrooper helmets from Star Wars and its resulting sequels/prequels/books/comics/games, etc. are some of the more iconic artifacts from the films. They give the movie the feeling…
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Essential Powertools for Designers On The Go

Essential Powertools for Designers On The Go | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Before I became a digital nomad, I had this misconception that designing on the go would be quite difficult; as if I wouldn’t be able to do things efficiently enough, I’d become frustra…
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20 Skills Design Software Won't Ever Replace

20 Skills Design Software Won't Ever Replace | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Being a designer in a technological world can be intimidating, since nearly every day a new piece of software is being built that can do much of what you do by hand. However, if you're…
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15 exceptional education sites

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One of the things about advancements online is the ability for us to learn. We're able to not only be easily connected to our colleges and universities, but we
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50 Top-Drawer Websites to Learn Web Design and Development

50 Top-Drawer Websites to Learn Web Design and Development | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Looking to learn web design? This list of 50 best hand-picked websites will be your guide in filtering the good from the bad of learning web design online.
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12 Free Ways to Learn Design

12 Free Ways to Learn Design | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
You don't always have to spend money to make money. There's plenty of free information available and it is now possible to learn how to design online. Here are twelve great tips, all at…
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The Periodic Table Of Design

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Brent Summers, the Director of Marketing & Content at Digital Telepathy, has...

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Typography Trends to Try in 2015

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“A good typographer is one who can arrange the type so as to produce a graceful and orderly page that puts no strain on the eye.” says Staffordshire design professor Jim Williams in his…
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The 14 best data visualization tools

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Nishith Sharma is the co-founder of frrole, a social intelligence startup. Raw data is boring and it’s difficult to make sense of it in its natural form. Add visualization to it and you get something that everybody can easily digest.


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Andy Bull's curator insight, April 21, 2015 5:31 PM
A great shortlist, for both developers and non-coders
Emiliana's curator insight, April 28, 2015 8:23 AM

buena noticia

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An Artist Reimagined Classic Disney Movies In Tim Burton's Style

An Artist Reimagined Classic Disney Movies In Tim Burton's Style | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Don't you wish this version of Beauty and the Beast was real?..
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The big web design trends for 2015 - The Creative Edge

The big web design trends for 2015 - The Creative Edge | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it

When thinking about web design, you must consider the full spectrum of possibilities that the internet presents. Done boldly, designers can push the limits of human interaction and imagination on a global scale – as is often seen with edgier industries, such as creative agency websites.

 

In this article, we’ll boil down some of the most prominent web design trends emerging in 2015. It is here that we can find true innovation and new opportunities – a few of which may completely change our understanding of a “modern website”....


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99Designs boils down 13 of the most prominent web design trends emerging in 2015. Will they change your understanding of a "modern website"? You be the judge.

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Old Superheroes: Artist Shows How Superheroes Will Look When They Retire

Old Superheroes: Artist Shows How Superheroes Will Look When They Retire | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Eddie Liu, an artist based in Shanghai, has created a short but wonderful series that imagines what a few of our favorite superheroes might look like when they grow old. In Liu's interpretation, they've lost some of their youthful sheen but retain all of their heroic majesty.
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Color Your Way to Success with Map Your Progress

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We talk a lot about coloring books around these parts, and there's a reason: they're awesome. But even though they're a great way to get out your childhood urges, what if they were a wa…
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15 Quotes For When You’re Stuck in a Creative Rut 

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Mind-Bending Photos That Look Photoshopped But Are Actually Real

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No matter what you think about drugs, they warp you sense of reality. In Les Baker V’s series Inebrination, they warp your face, too. Baker photographed portraits of people experiencing the effects of various drugs.
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Fabulously flexible UK website design by Stuff & Nonsense

Fabulously flexible UK website design by Stuff & Nonsense | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
We’re Stuff & Nonsense, a UK website design studio with a big reputation around the world because we design flexible websites that look fabulous on every type of device.
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12 Signs Your Design Style is Out of Date

12 Signs Your Design Style is Out of Date | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
Is graphic design fun? That's a question my colleague was asked last year, and after intense discussion we decided that it's a strangely hard one to answer. The reason is that although…
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12 colours and the emotions they evoke | Creative Bloq

12 colours and the emotions they evoke | Creative Bloq | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it

Poetry can make people swoon, and a shocking image can enrage people to action. But one of the lesser-known, but no less powerful, ways to invoke emotion is simple, everyday colours.

 

The psychological effects of colours have been studied by scientists since the Middle Ages, but you only need to look at the world around you to see – and feel – their impact.

 

Every colour elicits a different and unique emotional response in the viewer, and the clever web designer (and any visual professional in that regards) will know the effect of each colour, plus how and when to use each....


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, June 13, 2015 10:53 AM

Jerry Cao offers a web designer's guide to conveying emotions through colour.

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aggiungi la tua intuizione ...

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9 Designer Tools Everyone Should Know About

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9 Designer Tools Everyone Should Know About


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Kate Marsh's curator insight, June 4, 2015 4:54 PM

Mmmm, free design tools

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Check this out 9 very easy tool to help you make great designs ... 

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Great new tools you should know about ...

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Word Cloud Generator

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Generate word clouds from text or URL.


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A.K.Andrew's curator insight, March 16, 2015 11:14 AM

Word clouds are useful in all kinds of ways for writers to look at repetition, as well as for use in the classroom.

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Word Generators are great ways to get students to think about the associations between words and concepts. 

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Good morning everyone. Here is a fantastic tool for teachers useful when doing new vocabulary.
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Video Games as Art: 10 Visually Stunning Video Games

Video Games as Art: 10 Visually Stunning Video Games | Now that's creative! | Scoop.it
If there’s one thing that makes any video game worth playing aside from the storyline and gameplay, it has to be the graphics. We've reached…
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