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Cat Tower Brainstorming

Some ideas I have for a project I’d like to do – a cat tower piece of furniture for the cats to have someplace to sit. The first was an idea I got from a cartoon. The other idea I’ve

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Case Study House No. 8

The Eames House

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Prototyping Responsive Typography

By viljamis.com: Prototyping Responsive Typography: Basically, a typography prototype is a single web page that consists of the project’s actual content. It’s designed in the browser using real web fonts and tools like Typecast. A typography prototype includes font choices,

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Style Tiles

via Style Tiles. Style Tiles are a design deliverable consisting of fonts, colors and interface elements that communicate the essence of a visual brand for the web. They help form a common visual language between the designers and the stakeholders

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Online Portfolios for Editors, Part 2: Clean Capture

Interesting article about how copy editors can show off their editing work in an online portfolio. via Online Portfolios for Editors, Part 2: Clean Capture | Copyediting.com.

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Typography, believability, and what literacy means

Via the NYTimes.com – Hear, All Ye People; Hearken, O Earth. The first part of this two-part series from The New York Times discusses the impact of different fonts on people’s opinions – the font used in a document appears

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Arty Bollocks Generator

via Instant artist statement: Arty Bollocks Generator. Wanna sound like a pretentious ass? Generate your own artist statement for free, and if you don’t like it, generate another one. Feel free to use the statements with funding applications, exhibitions, curriculum

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EasyRGB – The inimitable RGB and COLOR search engine!

EasyRGB – The inimitable RGB and COLOR search engine!. Online tool that can match your computer generated RGB values to color cards, paint lines, inks, fandecks, standards and more… Helps you find a commercial paint product matching your computer generated

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Cabins

Free Cabin Porn – A photo blog of cool cabins. “Inspiration for your quiet place somewhere.” All safe for work; feel free to browse.

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I like

Nice colors. I especially love them because they would get rid of a whole bunch of clutter in our cupboards. Alas, I don’t think I can talk Stephanie into it.

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