digitalartdesign Feature Archive of Articles

Digital Art and Design
This listing shows you every single article in the Digital Art and Design Site! The articles are shown in date order, with the most recent articles on top. You can also use the search feature to search for something specific. These listings are shown 10 articles to a page.

Archive by Date | Archive by Article Title


Filling A Layer With A Pattern - Photoshop CS
Filling an entire layer or a selected section of a layer with a pattern is an easy and fast way to create backgrounds for scrapbooking pages, greeting cards and other projects. Photoshop CS makes it as easy.

How To Make Your Own Icons
Icons are those little graphics that we click on to make something happen such as starting a program or opening a folder on your computer. You probably have some of these icons on your computer desktop. But did you know that you can create your own icons.

How To Save A Custom Pattern - Photoshop CS
Patterns are used with several tools in Photoshop CS and the program comes with many preset patterns. But there will be times when you want to create your own pattern for a special project. In Photoshop CS it is easy to define a new pattern and save it to the list in the Pattern Picker.

Add Color To The Swatches Palette - Photoshop CS
As you work on a project, you will use certain colors frequently. Photoshop has a great feature that allows you to add your favorite custom colors to the Swatches palette. There are two ways to do this. Below are the steps for both.

Save Your Customized Workspace - Photoshop CS
Photoshop CS is a very versatile program that you can use for such a variety of projects from digital art which is distended for print to graphics meant for the web. As you work on such differing projects, you will want to customize the workspace. This tutorial will show you how to save your custom

Visual Design Fundamentals - Digital Approach
This book is for anyone new to design fundamentals, digital art and computer imaging software. The author, Alan Hashimoto, has written two books in one. First, he discusses the elements and principals of two-dimensional art design and how they apply to both traditional art mediums and digital art

Avery.com - Your Place For Creative Printing
Creating and printing your own business cards, stationary or computer crafts has become increasingly popular now that personal inkjet printers are priced for the average consumer. And products for your inkjet printer have exploded onto the market. One of the leaders in this area is the Avery

Teach Yourself Visually Adobe Photoshop CS
I found the Teach Yourself Visually Adobe Photoshop CS by Mike Wooldridge extremely useful for two reasons. First the book quickly familiarized me with the changes and additions for the newest Photoshop upgrade. Secondly I keep it close to my computer for those times when I need a quick how-to

Image Resolution
When you start a new image in a graphics program, you are asked to choose a resolution for your image. The resolution is the number of pixels (colored dots) that make up one inch. The number of pixels per inch (ppi) that you will use depends on the type of project you are working on.

Artist's Photo Reference
Photographer and artist Gary Greene has assembled a collection of reference photographs that has something for every artist. As reflected in the title, this book has a useful mixture of photos subdivided into the three categories; Reflections, Textures and Backgrounds. Here is a sampling

Pages of Results:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42 | 43 | 44 | 45 | 46 | 47 | 48 | 49 | 50 | 51 | 52 | 53 | 54 | 55 | 56 | 57 | 58 | 59 | 60 | 61 | 62 | 63 | 64 | 65 | 66 | 67 | 68 | 69 | 70 | 71 | 72 | 73 | 74 | 75 | 76 | { 77 } | 78 | 79 | 80 | 81 | Next

Editor's Picks Articles
Top Ten Articles
Previous Features
Site Map