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June 23, 2009 by TeamRoa
I love design, I love graphics, and I love the digital world. So what does TAT stand for? Well if you read the title you would know already but if you didn't it stands for The Astonishing Tribe. You maybe asking your self why I am talking about them or what does this have to do with design. I guess I will have to tell you then right, unlike most people I know I love UI design and how UI's function and so does TAT.  I don't know if you guys remember when the T-mobile G1 came out or at lea...
June 20, 2009 by TeamRoa
I just founs this site and thought that you guys will like it. 
April 27, 2009 by TeamRoa
I have always loved looking at other peoples work simply because when I am not doing something for myself or others I enjoy seeing what other people come up with. I browse a lot of pieces daily just looking to see what people do differently in their work. I visit these types of websites to get a little inspiration and motivation to keep moving forward. I know it’s hard to come up with new fresh designs everyday in this tech world that we live in.  I say never be afraid of doing someth...
April 26, 2009 by TeamRoa
I found this link after writing the Sky Doll piece, check it out: http://www.hongkiat.com/blog/41-great-looking-free-wordpress-themes/  
April 26, 2009 by TeamRoa
I know that my blog is about graphic design but that better type of design medium like a comic book. I try to only read comic books that are Indy because they don't hold back and you don't come in on issue #689. Comic books always have had a cool graphic style that nothing else really has had. Now even the new movies coming out now are starting using styles that comic books have. That’s beside the point because what I wanted to really talk about is the comic book called Sky Doll. Sky Doll ...
April 26, 2009 by TeamRoa
I don't know about most of you guys out there but I like using digg to see whats going on in the world or what I really go there for to see what people like the most. I found this link for 40 Creative Print Typography Layouts and I think all you people should check it out. http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2009/04/21/creative-print-typography-layouts/
April 26, 2009 by TeamRoa
This is for anyone that wants to learn a program that they don't know yet or wanting to get better at a program they already use for graphic design. I used this site just for Adobe Photoshop in past when I was starting out way back in 2004 and I found that doing the tutorials really helped over time even the ones that sucked or looked like it was points less. I am telling you guys to check this place out and have fun learning. http://www.pixel2life.com/
April 26, 2009 by TeamRoa
I found a cool link for 30 watercolor effect looking websites. I hope you guys like it. http://sixrevisions.com/design-showcase-inspiration/30-examples-of-watercolor-effects-and-brush-strokes-in-web-design/
April 26, 2009 by TeamRoa
Here is a website that showcases 30 of the best hand picked graphic design books that an graphic design artist should pick up in the near future. I am telling you that you can't go wrong with these books so give them a look at. http://www.youthedesigner.com/2007/12/10/30-delightful-graphic-design-books/
April 26, 2009 by TeamRoa
I have been playing around with After Effects for a few weeks now and I have found a great website that can help teach anyone that would like to try the program for the first time. This website has great tutorials for all learning levels and has helped me get to where I am right now. I hope that this helps anyone out there that would like to get into motion graphics using Adobe After Effects.    http://www.videocopilot.net/tutorials/all/