It's been a little quiet here lately, but here's our monthly digest of web design tools, resources, articles and inspiration for November 2011. Kern Type http://type.method.ac Learn the basics of kerning with this simple online game. Free font from FontShop for iOS http://www.fontshop.com/freefonts FontShop started offering fonts that are specifically hinted and optimized for iOS… Continue reading Web Design Resources – November 2011
Bonnie Clas is a talented designer based in New York with a portfolio full of gorgeous lettering artworks and illustrations. She currently works as a freelance designer at Oak New York/Apartment One, a branding agency located in Brooklyn. Habana Typeface You can get the Habana font from Lost Type by paying what you want or simply for… Continue reading Design & illustration by Bonnie Clas
Adolfo Correa is a young talent based in Santiago de Chile where he works as a graphic designer. Despite his short age, he has an impressive work portfolio mainly produced with digital techniques. You can visit his portfolio at adolfocorrea.com, follow Adolfo on Twitter or take a peek into his Behance profile.
The product landing pages have been streamlined over the years to be simple yet providing a compelling experience to the potential buyer. The examples exhibited here showcase the product in one single page where buyers can find information about the product, testimonials, social proof and of course, a big fat button to buy the product!… Continue reading 20 single page websites for products
The weekend is coming and we all start to relax a bit. These beautiful and inspirational HDR images will surely help you to be transported to another world. HDRcreme is a gallery devoted to showcase the most beautiful HDR images. Users can register to become part of the community and be able to comment and… Continue reading Random inspiration: HDR images gallery
Aidan Hughes is the talented illustrator behind BRUTE! Propaganda, an illustration studio and shop with some strikingly powerful images. BRUTE! Propaganda is based in Czech Republic and offers illustration services, but in addition, you can also purchase prints of artwork at the shop. The work has obvious influences from russian constructivism art, but Aidan states… Continue reading The artwork of BRUTE! Propaganda
Alex Trochut, the well known lettering and type artist from Spain, redesigned his site and included some new and astounding works of type illustrations and some new incursions on other fields. Here's a couple of samples of his artworks See more letterings and other artwork of Alex at http://www.alextrochut.com
Alan Ariail is a lettering artist with more than 25 years of experience. Believe it or not, his astounding work always start with traditional materials: pen, ink, brushes and markers, sometimes finishing it digitally, and you can see on his blog how close the traditional media rendering is to the digitally polished. Feast your eyes… Continue reading The Art of Hand Lettering: Alan Ariail