Year: 2012

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Learning Graphic Design

Unfortunately, it isn’t required to go to design school in order to be a graphic designer. However a  good foundation in graphic design history, theory, and practical application will help you hit the ground running. There are plenty of resources available in which you can learn graphic design on your own. Don’t set your expectations […]

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The car that changed a nation – part 1 (Australia)

The Holden Sandman is more than just a car. It’s more than a unique piece of Australian motoring history. It’s an Australian icon. 1974 saw the launch of the HQ Sandman ute and panel van.  It was a new take on vehicle marketing, turn the everyday commercial work vehicle into a sports styled weekender. This […]

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15 Beautiful High-Quality Free Fonts

Aller Sans [ Specimen | License | Download ] Dalton Maag design team designed a beautiful sans-serif Aller Sans, sponsored by Danish publishing company Aller (hence the name). The typeface was designed as part of the Danish School of Media and Journalisms new CI and is now available for free use and download (via). Mayberry Pro SemiBold (registration is required) AscenderFonts released the […]

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Savagery and the American Indian

Indian Wars is the name generally used in the United States to describe a series of conflicts between the colonial or federal government and the native people of North America. The earliest English settlers in what would become the United States often enjoyed peaceful relations with nearby tribes. However, as early as the Pequot War of […]

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Apple's Seagate drive replacement program for iMacs, better for apple than for effected customers

Apple may stand to make  a lot of money out of this problem, even though they state that the replacement will have no cost to the consumer. However they neglect to let customers know that data transfer  is not free and is not part of the free deal. Approved service departments may charge upwards of […]

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THOUGHTS ON ART, CREATIVITY AND TEACHING

Many art students will be familiar with the pervasive belief that ‘real’ artists have to suffer in some way for their art; that great work is the result of a profound and enduring struggle with an underlying trauma or neurosis. It seems likely that this assumption is in part driven by the similarly common association […]

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World T-shirt Tour – Arkadia

DAY TEN… Do you dig the retro 70s vibe? Love to reminisce about your childhood? Get caught up in a touch of nostalgia? A bit of hippy at heart? Appreciate sustainable style? Find birds fascinating? Got a penchant for paisley? Like to strut your stuff like the proverbial peacock? Well my friend, you are in […]

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Denis Cotterell, an Aussie Hero.

Denis was instrumental in the formation of the Miami Swimming Club in 1976. He has held the position of Head Coach since its formation, and has guided at least 24 swimmers into berths on the Australian Open Representative Teams. An internationally recognised Master and Platinum Level Coach, Denis has also been part of the Australian […]

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What Is the “Facebook Effect” ?

Social media has several effects on academic work — some more positive than others. But what is social networking’s overall impact on college students’ performance? According to data gathered from several sources byOnlineEducation.net, Facebook and Twitter are used to great benefit— sometimes. Students welcome online engagement and resources; around 75% of student respondents said they’d like to do […]

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Snowcover 4 retro tape theme

Free to download Click Here SnowCover4 uses smart gestures to control your music in a way like never before. Swipe up & down on your lockscreen to control the volume and left & right to change the track. Double tapping will bring up the default media controls.

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