David Gilliver Photography

David Gilliver’s Light Paintings are all created using very long exposures, and are primarily taken at night. Nothing is ever added to, or subtracted from images using Photoshop.

Jquery Site

jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. jQuery is designed to change the way that you write JavaScript – lightweight, css3 compliant, cross browser compatible. jquery.com

CSS3 Generator

This site is brilliant for generating css3 code for lots of different elements – shadow, curves, font etc. CSS Generator

Web Typography by Mike Kus

Really interesting and creative examples of typography use in web and email by UK based Designer Mike Kus

Wall mural

Supakitch and Koralie – Metroplastique. Painting a wall mural, including a video…

My Wallpapers

Some desktop wallpapers I have done, to expand my creativity and to try out some tutorials.

Handmade cards

Mokoh design create handmade cards which have a contemporary, Aussie style.

Moo print products

This site has some great business card and other print designs. Love the use of graphic shapes, photos and colours. Something a bit different…

My Wallpapers

Some designs inspired by other wallpapers and using some of my own photos.

Easter wallpaper

To get into the easter spirit here is a sample of my easter wallpaper and some rough designs done on my adobe ideas app.

April Wallpapers

Another nice collection of wallpapers for inspiration from Smashing Magazine…

Quotevadis

“The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.”

Vinyl record centers

This site has an interesting collection of record centers – useful for inspiration and typography.

The difference between en dash and em dash

I never really understood the difference between using the hyphen, the en dash – and the em dash —. I found this article from list apart which explains it really well. In a nutshell the basic uses are: Hyphen used to join two compound words (re-read) En dash used for a range of things such…

Info and Wallpaper

This site is a good source of interesting information, graphics and wallpapers, interesting topics, tips and links to blogs: www.anidea.com

Standout Illustrators

www.artyulia.com www.neilduerden.co.uk www.stval.fr www.rikcat.com www.goodwivesandwarriors.co.uk www.wacom.com

Need some inspiration?

I find these sites are great for inspiration and new ideas… www.behance.net www.australianinfront.com.au creattica.com www.thefwa.com www.coolhomepages.com www.theinspirationroom.com www.changethethought.com siteinspire.net www.bisazza.it www.vmusic.com.au facultyofdesign.com www.digitalthread.com

Design Magazine Sites

These are good sites for tutorials, inspiration, galleries, photoshop and illustrator tips and all things related to graphic design. Also links to their current magazines… www.commarts.com www.computerarts.co.uk www.desktopmag.com.au www.digitalartsonline.co.uk

Fruit and vegetable art

Sue Tilley does some amazing advertisements, posters, stamps and packaging artwork using just fruit and vegetables. The results are fantastic. Based in Melbourne, Australia, her client list, world class experience and qualifications are all extensive – working with the country’s premier photographers and advertising agencies to produce innovative, memorable and stunning campaigns in every media…

Inspiring Quotes

Never be afraid to try something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark; professionals built the titanic…
~Unknown

Great Quotes

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
~George Sand

Bittbox freebies

Bittbox is a great site for freebies, textures and bits and pieces. www.bittbox.com

Desktop Wallpaper Inspiration

From Smashing Magazine | Desktop wallpapers can serve as an excellent source of inspiration. That’s why we have decided to supply you with smashing wallpapers for over 12 months. http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2010/11/30/desktop-wallpaper-calendar-december-2010/