DT&G : Design, Typography & Graphics for January & February 2015

  • Black History Month
  • Creative Tidbits #186: Valentines Madness
  • CREATIVE Tidbits : Valentine's Do It Yourself
  • Final Call for the 2015 Hillman Prizes in Journalism
  • 60-Seconds #318 : What will happen to your digital estate when you're gone?
  • Ted Leonhardt: Ten Interviewing and Negotiation Tips for Creatives
  • Promo, Promo Slow Month Blues
  • 40 Visions of Royalty, Kings and Queens, Kate and her Prince Charming, Queen Elizabeth
  • Valentine's art pages and clip for young and old alike!
  • Start your year off right with Photo Apps for iPhone and iPad
  • 1,800 high quality commercial fonts now available from MacAppware
  • Turn your photos into gorgeous, high-quality gallery wraps for professional presentation
  • Automating Grayscale conversions is now easy with Monochrome
  • Free Adobe Muse Templates and Widgets are Available on the New Website
  • FTP transfer of non-compressed folders : use Deliver Express
  • Designing Women are coming
  • & Else : A new year of news, views and reviews
  • What does February Mean to You?
  • January 15, 2015

    DT&G : Design, Typography & Graphics for December 2014

    DTG Newsletter ~ Vol. 24, #12 ~ December

    1. Greetings and welcome to December and the Holidays!
    2. 25 awesome examples of fantasy illustration from The Golden Age of Illustration
    3. Photoshop Madness : in the holiday spirit from dimwits to families to snow globes and others
    4. 429 Professional Photoshop Styles - never make styles from scratch again!
    5. Are you being held hostage by Adobe? InDesign? No more!
    6. Candy Canes, Bells, Ribbons, and Santa : Adobe Illustrator vector files for the Holidays!
    7. 60-Seconds #317 : Goodbye SpamCop
    8. Typography : many styles and combinations make this a true vintage collection!
    9. Typography : Adorn your designs with borders, banners and catchwords collection!
    10. Counting on your support
    11. A Quarter Century online ... and more
    12. December 1, 2014

    DT&G : Design, Typography & Graphics for November 2014

    01 November: Design the Holidays
    02 25 Awesome illustrations for 'family' ... happy Thanksgiving
    03 Photoshop Food Madness : Food Photography, retouching & styling
    04 Creative Update 180 ~~ Graphic Design Creative Inspiration
    05 The Essential Handbook for all Creatives and Innovators: The 46 Rules of Genius
    06 Scott Kelby books for Photographers - one or the whole set!
    07 Picture your Mini-Me - your own 3D statue of yourself!
    08 Dan Winters: The Road to Seeing
    09 New Graphic Novel CARBON says it's 'Time To Cut The Crap...' and the Carbon Emissions
    10 Ultimate Halloween Masks as created with Photoshop
    11 In the Bookshelf and Gallery for the holidays :
    12 20th Annual Fonts Surf Recap:
    13 iPhone, iPad, Android and Apps for November and Thanksgiving
    14 Thanksgiving
    15 Hope you enjoy our November issue . . . November 1, 2014

    DT&G : Design, Typography & Graphics for October 2014

    DTG Newsletter ~ Vol. 24, #10 ~ October

    1. October: 20th Annual Fonts Festival
    2. Fonts Surf continued : fonts, lettering and typography surf Five
    3. 6: History, Signs and even a sip of booze fonts
    4. 7: making faces from font faces
    5. 8: Master Gerard Huerta, Kings, OpenType and Vintage Scripts
    6. 9: Signage Lettering trends, cursive fonts, and chic fonts for cheap
    7. 10: Ampersands : a 25 year love affair
    8. Day of the Dead graphics, clip art, design inspiration and fun
    9. Vintage Holiday Greeting Cards offer rich design inspiration
    10. If you only had ONE FONT... which one would it be and why
    11. 350 Free Fonts for Download Now - Come-n-get-em'
    12. 60-Seconds #316 : What's the most overused font?
    13. New font designed by Erik Spiekermann for the Hamilton Wood Type Foundry
    14. 301 Professional Photoshop & Illustrator Styles - never make styles from scratch again!
    15. Marketing Update : Pro Bono Work, Marketing Videos, Experts and Top U.S. Buzz
    16. &Else: News, Views, Reviews
    17. NOVEMBER: "Designing the Holidays"
    October 1, 2014

    DT&G : Design, Typography & Graphics for September 2014 (PART ONE)

    01 Hello September and kick-off of the 20th Annual Festival
    02 This Year's Fonts Fest Poster
    03 20th Annual Fonts Festival : fonts, lettering and typography surf
    04 Fonts, lettering and typography surf TWO
    05 Fonts, lettering and typography surf THREE
    06 Photoshop Fonts, type, lettering effects tutorials Madness
    07 Major bundle : 1000s of PSD and Ai files for pennies each
    08 P22 respecting traditional typography values with today technology
    09 60-Seconds #156 : Freelancing Pitfalls
    10 JumboZilla: Thousands of Super Premium Design Resources
    11 Marketing Update : End of Summer, on to big marketing season
    12 Creative Update 178 -- Design, Typography and Graphics for September
    13 &Else: Photo Editing App Insta Split for Instagram Released
    14 &Else: Perfect Auto-Updating Photo Frame Using Unbound And Dropbox
    15 PART ONE ... keep watching for PART TWO September 1, 2014

    DTG : Design, Typography & Graphics for August, 2014

    01 August Back to SCHOOL
    02 Photoshop BACK TO (Design) SCHOOL Madness
    03 60-Seconds #313 : Google Link Removal schemes raise a lot of questions
    04 Let me send you $391 for back to school
    05 Reading for fun, learning and graphic inspiration
    06 600 Vector fonts for
    07 Creative Update #177: Creative tips, tricks and inspiration
    08 1,800 vector illustrations, typographs, logotypes,
    09 Creative Update #176: Creative tips, tricks and inspiration
    10 7 Essential Tips and Tools for Graphic and Magazine Design
    11 Design vector elements for infographics, textures, backgrounds, cartoons and devices
    12 Classic Vintage vector design elements, ornaments, cartouches, illustrations and devices
    13 Logo Builder for thousands of quick, profitable, quality logos
    14 MyBrushes Unique Painting Tool for natural media painting!
    15 Author Steven Heller on design responsibilities
    16 5 Steps to a Stand-Out Website
    17 A Designers Education
    18 SEPTEMBER: FALL FONTS FESTIVAL
    19 Good learning ... August 1, 2014

    DTG : Design, Type & Graphics for July 2014

    DTG Newsletter ~ Vol. 24, #7 ~ July
    01 Ahhhh... summertime!
    02 What does Freedom mean to you?
    03 Great books for writers, bloggers and communicators for the summer
    04 Photoshop Summer Madness
    05 Connect Film Professionals and Movie Buffs to 45,000 Resource
    06 Your iPad becomes a full featured video production device
    07 Red Giant's Magic Bullet Looks Reborn
    08 Publishing Update 1406 : Why Newspapers, magazines, books, print media?
    09 Property Law Primer for Multimedia Developers
    10 Artboard: Text Styles, Performance Boost and OS X Mavericks
    11 Creative Tidbits #175: summer creative inspiration is everywhere
    12 New Scanning Slideshow ready for Photographers
    14 Happy July... get ready for August July 1, 2014

    DTG : Design, Type & Graphics for JUNE 2014

    DTG Newsletter ~ Vol. 24, #6 ~ JUNE

    1. Welcome to JUNE 2009
    2. WIN prizes for sharing your favorite shots
    3. Our friends are your friends
    4. Photoshop : More Spring Color Palette Madness
    5. Create Hot Original Lighting Effects with Photoshop
    6. You probably don't need a masters' degreee in photography
    7. Why Black & White? Commentary by Robert Bruce Duncan
    8. Ask Ted: Is my price to high?
    9. Creative Tidbits #174: Going to the Summer like a visual feast of graphic design
    10. 60-Seconds #312 : The Age of Bad Photography
    11. 11 Desktop Publishing & Design News 1406 : Print publishing in a digital world
    12. Publishing Update : Is there a global shift back to print publishing?
    13. Marketing Update : visual content, QR codes, email etiquette and Facebook is Throttling Marketers
    14. Web Design & Review department with dozens of new items
    15. A new photo blending app for intuitive editing -- called Union
    16. Camera Plus now updated to include AirSnap
    17. &ELSE... News, views, reviews and cool stuff
    18. From the Editor for JUNE -- it's 5-o'clock somewhere
    June 1, 2014

    DTG : Design, Typography & Graphics for May 2014

    DTG Newsletter ~ Vol. 24, #5 ~ May
    01. MAY 2014 ... Mother's Day, design graduates get a fresh start...
    02 Photoshop Madness : Tutorials and more for color, palettes, brushes and more
    03 Tutorial: Create a Colorful Ribbon Flag in Adobe Illustrator + Photoshop
    04 21 awesome illustration insights for Spring & Play from the Richard Solomon Agency
    05 60 Seconds #311: A Font called Pinto makes a great Happy Easter Card
    06 Earth Day Art, Crafts, Education for creatives of all ages
    07 Creative Tidbits #168: Direct Mail Brilliance, Ellen's Selfies and Jon Sueda
    08 Creative Tidbits #169: Proper punctuation, testing fonts in ID, and Global Design Trends
    09 Creative TidBits #170: Designers Ed Benguiat, Alexander Isley and Michael Bierut
    10 Creative TidBits #171: Design with Type, design icons, and exhibition graphics
    11 Marketing: Mobile Trends, Understand Buyers, LinkedIn Success Secrets, Big Data and more
    12 Marketing: Changing Trends, Rebranding, Marketing Budgets,
    ... Effective Video and the perfect email subject line
    13 Marketing: March Madness, Spring promos, looking ahead to the future, Twitter tactics
    14 Clone yourself ... double billable time
    15 How Digital Calligraphy Can Improve Your Ugly Handwriting
    16 &Else
    17 Brought to you by the Color Purple and the Letter M May 1, 2014