_archive for the ‘Reference’ category

Pelican Paperbacks

04/23/07 :: by brocksteady


Sick archive of Pelican books

A Collection of Recommended Books & Links

04/23/07 :: by brocksteady


Thinking for a Living was created for those who believe that while design is a profession, it’s above all a passion. And as passionate graphic designers, we are obliged to ourselves, our industry and our clients to provide creative solutions that have persuasive branding messages, but also emotional power and aesthetic value.

This site has a ton of links to recommended and relevant reading for everyone in the office…

Hi-res image templates with pre-masked surfaces

04/19/07 :: by brocksteady

Keep LiveSurface in mind when creating packaging, brochure, and labeling mockups. Chitz tight.

CS3 Video workshop

04/18/07 :: by brocksteady

These videos showcase some of the new features in the CS3 suite.

Color Theory Tools & Resources

04/18/07 :: by brocksteady


Some of my favorite color theory tools:

Kuler from Adobe Labs
…download the widget

COLOURlovers Color Trends & Palettes

ColorJack Color Theory Visualizer
…it also has a widget

Feel free to add to the list.