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Various resources for designers and creative enthusiasts alike.

MacBook Air for graphic design
Using A MacBook Air For Graphic Design? Not So Fast!
Using A MacBook Air For Graphic Design? Not So Fast! 800 470 Logos By Nick

If you’re in the market for a graphic design laptop then the new MacBook Airs are hard to…

Graphic design computer requirements for 2021
Graphic Design Computer Requirements for 2021 | Complete List
Graphic Design Computer Requirements for 2021 | Complete List 800 470 Logos By Nick

Venturing into the world of graphic design for the first time may cause you to pause and consider…

Affinity Designer VS Procreate
Affinity Designer VS Procreate: All Of The Differences Explained
Affinity Designer VS Procreate: All Of The Differences Explained 800 470 Logos By Nick

Graphic design technology has come a long way over the years, and the rise of mobile devices —…

Common mistakes new Inkscape users make
5 Common Mistakes New Inkscape Users Make
5 Common Mistakes New Inkscape Users Make 800 470 Logos By Nick

Inkscape is a large application with lots of advanced tools and features. As a new user, you have…

5 Most common mistakes new GIMP users make
5 Common Mistakes New GIMP Users Make and How To Avoid Them
5 Common Mistakes New GIMP Users Make and How To Avoid Them 800 470 Logos By Nick

Whenever you’re using a piece of software for the first time, there’s always going to be somewhat of…

Inkscape vs GIMP
Inkscape vs GIMP: A Complete Comparison for New Users
Inkscape vs GIMP: A Complete Comparison for New Users 800 470 Logos By Nick

Deciding when to use Inkscape vs GIMP is a common dilemma a lot of new designers find themselves…

Thoughts on Affinity as an Inkscape user
My Thoughts On Affinity Designer As An Inkscape User
My Thoughts On Affinity Designer As An Inkscape User 800 470 Logos By Nick

In a recent video I made comparing Inkscape and Illustrator, I went over some of the things I…

Best free alternatives to Adobe software
Best Free Alternatives To Adobe Creative Suite Software
Best Free Alternatives To Adobe Creative Suite Software 800 470 Logos By Nick

If you do any kind of digital media creation then there’s no question that Adobe’s Creative Suite is…

Inkscape 1.0 New Features
What’s New in Inkscape Version 1.0
What’s New in Inkscape Version 1.0 800 470 Logos By Nick

Inkscape recently introduced version 1.0 as a new release, and this was not your typical update. This new…

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