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Aug 7, 2020

✨ Design For The Signs—Dreamy Shots Inspired by The Zodiac

Aries season

A collection of graphic design and illustration dedicated to each sign of the Zodiac.

Aug 6, 2020

Card Tricks: 5 Tips for Designing an Ace Deck of Playing Cards

Earth Day Playing Cards

Have you ever wanted to design your own deck of playing cards? In this post, designer James Round explains how to create a beautifully bespoke Ace deck of cards

Aug 5, 2020

The Beginner's Guide to Product Packaging

Zinus Packaging

Believe it or not, packaging design is easier than you think! In this guide, learn everything you need to know to create stand-out product packaging.

Aug 4, 2020

5 Different Paths to Becoming a Designer

Hallo: Universities

Five design professionals share their different paths into the design industry, what their experience was like, and lend some advice to those building their own careers in design.

Aug 3, 2020

One Task At A Time: The Key To Achieving Deep, Focused Work

Back to work

Dribbble’s Head of Operations shares four tips for avoiding distractions in a remote work environment and how to achieve more deep, focused work.

Jul 31, 2020

Cosmic design to inspire your next stellar project

App concept

From illustration, to logo design, packaging, and UI, the Dribbble community has its design sights set on the skies… and beyond. Check it out!

Jul 30, 2020

6 coffee table books filled with endless design inspiration

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If you’re looking for a source of visual inspiration that is aesthetically pleasing and easy to get your hands on, one of the best sources is a coffee table book. Here are some of our favorites.

Jul 29, 2020

10 famous logos reimagined by another graphic designer

Instafresh

We’re back with another edition of 10 Famous Logos Reimagined.

Jul 28, 2020

5 TED Talks that will make you a better designer

Webinar Welcome!

We’re rounding up 5 powerful TED Talks every designer should watch (at least once) to help unlock your highest creative potential.

Jul 27, 2020

Applying Disney's basic principles of animation to UI design

Layouts

An exploration of Disney’s age-old animation principles and how to apply them to the UI interactions we design today.

Jul 24, 2020

9 epic logo designs inspired by famous fictional places

Mos Eisley Concepts

Graphic designers create beautiful logos inspired by fictional locations in your favorite TV shows and movies.

Jul 23, 2020

5 tips for presenting your design work to clients

5 ways to impress clients in your next pitch

Check out these 5 tips to elevate your design presentations, highlighting the full breadth of the creative process you’ve worked so hard on.

Jul 22, 2020

Make money with your art online: A starter guide

South American Animals

Explore the different avenues and strategies for selling your art online, plus how to stand out against the thousands of other creators doing the same.

Jul 21, 2020

How to create a strong visual identity for digital products

Every product has its own story. Here’s how to create a strong visual identity that communicates this unique story and stands out in a competitive market.

Jul 20, 2020

Design a stunning infographic with these 9 tips and tricks

Path to Pandemic Data Visualization

If you focus on the data first, and design around it, your infographics will be significantly more useful. Here are 9 tips to start designing better infographics.

Jul 17, 2020

3D app icon concepts inspired by Apple's Big Sur reveal

macOS Big Sur Icons – Apple

Designers inspired by Apple’s macOS Big Sur preview have been experimenting with 3D interpretations of some of our favorite app icons. Check em’ out!

Jul 16, 2020

Ghosted as a freelancer? Here's what to do about it

Don't Ghost Freelancers

What should you do when a client ghosts you? The answer depends. Here’s what you can do to rectify the situation in a few different scenarios.

Jul 15, 2020

The recipe for personal brand success: 6 ingredients every creative needs

Well-Done UI Illustration

Learn how to define your personal brand as a creative professional. Plus, the six core ingredients to successfully showcase your brand online.

Jul 14, 2020

How to use color to evoke powerful emotions in your design

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Color has an impact on people’s perceptions. Some of those perceptions are universal, while others are heavily influenced by culture. In this article, learn how to create strong color palettes that evoke powerful emotions in your designs.

Jul 13, 2020

Stand out! The best way to revamp your logo for younger generations

Workly - Color System

Learn how to design a new logo that stands out to today’s younger generations. Get tips on finding your true brand identity.