Posts Tagged "photoshop"

That Poore Baby Blog

That Poore Baby Blog

Just what the world needs, another baby blog about another baby. What makes this one different? It’s original, witty, fun, informative yet somehow touching. Hopefully. They say having a baby is the biggest event in your life so I wanted to document it every step of the way. As time passes, it will be nice…

Unfortunate Celebrity Pairings – Tony Stewart and Martha Stewart

Unfortunate Celebrity Pairings – Tony Stewart and Martha Stewart

The other day my wife made a comment about how interesting it would be if some celebrities that happened to share the same last name were actually married. One example that she used was French Stewart and Martha Stewart, but I thought NASCAR legend Tony Stewart would make a far more interesting faux hubby for…

Old School Work: Linky Strike Chain Smoking Ad

Old School Work: Linky Strike Chain Smoking Ad

The most important tool for a graphic designer is Photoshop and, while most people know their way around it, in a Digital Imaging course you learn how to use it correctly. That means non-destructive editing, proper layer organization and decent clipping skills. One of the projects in that course was to take a print advertisement…

Customizing Etsy-inspired Prints for Nursery

Customizing Etsy-inspired Prints for Nursery

When outfitting a new nursery (see baby announcement), you need to get the basics: a crib, a changing table and lots of storage. Stores like Babies “R” Us, Buy Buy Baby, Target and IKEA are all good places to locate these items. Craigslist and thrift shops can also help for the less important pieces. Did…

Much Ado About Popeye Round One

Much Ado About Popeye Round One

A few years ago there was an internet sensation called Garfield Minus Garfield which, as the title clearly states, removes Garfield from the Garfield comic strips. Doing so reveals the existential angst of Garfield’s owner, Jon Arbuckle. I always loved the concept but never thought that much about it until recently, when I read about…

Back to the Future Baby Announcement Movie Poster

Back to the Future Baby Announcement Movie Poster

To announce the coming of my first offspring, I wanted to have a little bit of creative fun. I liked the idea of using a movie poster but all the ones I found were sickly sweet and sentimental. As I was looking through actual movie posters to get some inspiration, I came across Back to…