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First Day: Long Documents

Today is the first day of the school year at Seattle Central Creative Academy. I wanted to take this moment to give a “shout-out” (type-out?) to my classmates that approached me saying how they kept up with my blog over … Continue reading

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How to Illustrate a Boat in 7 steps using Adobe Software

Today, I illustrated a boat. I was going for a cartoony look, but my style doesn’t lend itself to exaggerated proportions, varying outline and flat color, so I turned to software for help. 1) I sketched a boat in an … Continue reading

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Realistic Wrinkled Paper In Photoshop

  Realistic Wrinkled Paper In Photoshop. Ignore the corny details about how to make it look like notebook paper, and you’ve got a very simple tutorial about how to make a crinkled texture. Quick and easy! It’s amazing how many … Continue reading

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How to make a facebook page like Richard Karstom

how to make a facebook page like richard karstom step 1. Print screen your facebook profile. step 2. Open Adobe Photoshop step 3. Click crop tool. specify width of 851 pixels and height of 315 pixels. step 4. crop image … Continue reading

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My First Pattern

All of this Web Design Bootcamp stuff has made me extra aware of my online presence. I realized that my twitter profile looked only a notch above default. In other words, I didn’t take care of these details that could … Continue reading

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(Above: Pete’s shirt button– I think one day I’m going to make an interface where this is a button you must press. Where it goes, I cannot yet say.) Tim showed the class how to do stuff in Photoshop to … Continue reading

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Hanko Stamp

Music by DoKashiteru-_The Annual New England Xylophone Symposium I got the music for this video from It is licensed under creative commons. I really like this concept of intellectual property. I was inspired to make this because of Ze Frank and his … Continue reading

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