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New Header for The Creative Tablet

I recently installed the new header for The Creative Tablet. I think many of you creative can appreciate the design. Since this is a site that promotes all kinds of creativity I thought it was appropriate. Please let me know what you think. Thanks. John The Creative Tablet

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7 Ideas to Be More Creative

  7 Ideas to Be More Creative As a freelancer I am aware of the things I need to do to be productive. Here are a few I follow to keep me more productive: 1. Your Workspace. Keep it neat and clean. Nothing can be more frustrating then trying to find the paperwork for a project then a cluttered work area. …

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The Ultimate Design Library

  The Ultimate Design Library: $25,088 worth of Premium RF Resources – From $59 Inky Deals is one of the leading deals websites in the design community, with an extended family of more than 300,000 design enthusiasts. It’s the place to go if you want to buy premium resources at unbeatable prices, whether you’re a graphic or web designer, developer, …

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PacMan Style Animation Video

Pacman Style Animation Video Found this video on-line and it is in the style of Pacman and Space Invaders. This may be the best way to “don’t play with your food” and get away with it. Of course I would probably want to eat some of it before it was completed. The stop motion looks like it was fun to …

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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes Revealed

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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes C-Net has posted a video that reveals how they made the apes realistic in the newest movie in the Planet of The Apes series. It shows how they created the apes using high-tech suits with real actors being and moving like apes. Their movements were recorded and the artists added the computer generated realism. …

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A Designer’s Guide to Social Media

A Designer’s Guide to Social Media. How many times have you needed to find out the size for images or videos in social sites? For me…many. I have gone back and forth to find the sizes and then worked out the design. Then I had to go to other sites and do the same thing. It became very frustrating. So…I compiled …

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2D Animation for Video Games

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2D Animation for Video Games It seems that Disney type animation is making a comeback with one design studio. Keep in mind that Disney started in the 1930’s. Now a studio called Studio MDHR is working on a 2D version of a video game called “Cuphead”. The game is being made frame by frame in the old style of animation and …

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Creative Tablet Studio

The Creative Tablet Studio site is under construction and will be completed shortly. The studio will be working on logos, design, brochures, promotional and other types of advertising & marketing. Please check back or send an email to: Send Us An Email if you have any questions or are interested in these services. The Creative Tablet

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Advertising and Marketing Tips and Ideas

Advertising and Marketing Tips and Ideas. We are now going to be posting advertising and marketing tips and ideas for business and self-promotion. These tips are coming from our advertising and marketing guru…John. He has been in the business of creating campaigns for over 20 years. If you have any information you would like to see posted please let us …

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Adobe Illustrator Tip for Artboard Creation

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Adobe Illustrator Tip for Artboard Creation Specifying size for the Artboard in Illustrator for a project is pretty simple. You want to create it in pixels. 1. Select Artboard Tool > Insert pixel size 2. Below size – width & height > units > choose pixels3.Draw rectangle > Object > Artboard > Convert to Artboard. That’s all there is and …

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