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    How to Be a Web Designer

    CreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe So you want to become a web designer, but you have no idea where to start. Don’t panic! It is not as hard as it seems, but it requires time and effort. It’s very common to find self-taught web designers, but you’ve got to know where to start. In this post we’ll be taking […] More

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    32 CSS Websites with Fullscreen Backgrounds

    CreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe No doubt pictures are still an excellent resource to create fantastic websites. The photograph itself is the focus of the site, with each having an overlay of content to bring the site alive and make it functional. If you have large images of great quality and add a beautiful, creative and dynamic navigation menu, […] More

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    Atypical By Pawel Nolbert

    CreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe Pawel Nolbert is a multidisciplinary artist and designer. He has created visual work for brands like Google, Verizon, Adobe, Nike, Sony, Polaroid, Mercedes-Benz, Dodge and Red Bull. His poster series, Atypical, explores the endless possibilities that lie in the forms and shapes of text. Nolbert combines typography and illustration forming elaborate compositions which put an end to […] More

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    How to Cut Out Hair in Photoshop

    CreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe The Steps (1-9) 1. Open your photo in Photoshop. 2. Right-click the Background layer in the Layers Palette, and select Duplicate. Switch off the Background layer, and keep this hidden in case you need to use or reference it again in future. 3. Select the Background Eraser Tool, and select a circular shaped brush at […] More

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    Flat Long Shadows: Step-by-step Tutorial, Resources and Examples

    CreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe Within the flat design trend on the rise at the moment, especially in this world of the web, one thing that stands out is the use of long flat shadows, particularly for small UI elements and icons. These shadows have a characteristic 45º angle below the horizontal axis and a gradient color close to […] More

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    Female Pop Singers Pin-up Poster Series by Brazilian Illustrator Renato Cunha

    1SHARESCreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe The “Pinups Posters” series by Renato Cunha was inspired by the pin-ups of Alberto Vargas and the colors and pop art style of Roy Lichtenstein. I always appreciated this kind of vintage poster, from the ’60s, and pop art colors. I decided to mix these two references. For this serie I chose female pop singers (and actresses too) because I consider them […] More

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    Lola Dupre. Surreal Collages

    1SHARESCreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe Lola Dupré is a multicultural collage artist and illustrator currently working in Portugal. Lola creates surreal and fragmented portraits, she uses multiple prints of the same image in different sizes that are combined in one piece.The collage work is handmade with paper, scissors and glue and the process takes a long time, 20 to […] More

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    Deal: 500+ Professional Text Effects from John Forsythe

    CreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe The name in Photoshop text effects is John Forsythe; this guy seems to eat, sleep, and breath Photoshop actions, and this amazing deal from brings you over 5,000 of them. Simple to use—apply to text with just a single click, and not just text, but any shape or layer too!.The 5,293 effects included […] More

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    20 extremely creative web layouts

    3SHARESCreativeSplashWebCreativeSplash_Subscribe Today we aren’t going to go on about those websites which are technically on point and whose graphic design and typography are seamless. No, today, we just want to take another look at those websites which pretty much knocked our socks off, blew our minds, and took our breath away. Those sites you see […] More