Black kitchens are brave and very much on trend. They can be very successful when done right. White has been the choice for so long, but recently I’v seen a lot of black being injected in to the hub of the home. If you’re thinking of doing black here are a few quick tips: Keep in … Continue reading 5 perfect black kitchens
Description & details Here we have a nice collection of 30 free icons that capture the beauty and diversity of people and cultures around the world. All icons were crafted with great attention to details and come in multiple sizes and formats. If you enjoy this free sample, be sure to check out the full collection of Diversity Avatars. Format: … Continue reading Diversity Avatars: 30 Free Icons
New Jack Daniel’s Packaging Achieves a New Level Editor’s Note: Against the Grain has celebrated some of the best creative ideas in writing paper and packaging since 2009. This year we begin our series on clients whose ideas in paper and print best demonstrate the enduring beauty and flexibility of print — using some of our … Continue reading Jack Daniel’s Packaging Starts an Industry Wave
A One-of-a-Kind Whiskey Experience Editor’s Note: Against the Grain has celebrated some of the best creative ideas in writing paper and packaging since 2009. This year we begin our series on clients whose ideas in paper and print best demonstrate the enduring beauty and flexibility of print — using some of our most innovative product ideas. These … Continue reading Designing Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Collection
"Illustration is a way for me to communicate, express and question ideas and ideals. For me, illustration and art is a powerful (political) tool and I want people to reflect on things that we might ignore, such as gender inequality and hidden racism," says Alva Skog .
The internet is a double-edged sword, and we know that very well, so much so that sometimes something as simple as a GIF can affect us greatly no matter how simple it is.And that's what happened with a GIF created by the Polish visual artist named Feliks Konczakowski, which shows us a satellite approach that as in google maps is giving you a clearer picture of what is actually in the location.The problem? You approach but you never get to see in more detail.Folks it is a slow news day.
Black and White Street Photography It’s classic and it sets the style of a former time, black and white street photography brings up powerful images that sometimes have that status because of the lack of color. The mono tones tell us something different about the scene, leaving other things to the imagination, things we may … Continue reading Get into Black and White Street Photography – Tips & Tutorials
Just minutes ago, at the ATypI conference in Warsaw, the world was introduced to a new kind of font: a variable font. Jointly developed by Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Adobe , a variable font is, as John Hudson put it, “a single font file that behaves like multiple fonts”. Source: Variable fonts, a new kind … Continue reading Variable fonts, a new kind of font for flexible design
Photograph by Walker Berg/Portland Police Bureau Forensic Evidence Division Criminalist Walker Berg of the Portland Police took this amazing photo from the 12th floor of the Justice Center. The Portland Police are calling it “Crows on Snow.” Interestingly, a group of crows is known as a ‘murder’. Source: Picture of the Day: Crows on Snow
Section number designs for Wired UK's The Wired World In 2017 issue, forecasting trends in Technology, Business, Government, Media, Science, Environment, Medicine and Lifestyle. Source: Wired UK ? Typographic Numbers