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13 Ways to Promote Yourself

Computer Arts magazine has articles on art, design, branding, promotion and more and this one is has over 13 ideas on how to promote yourself. This should get a newbies started and professional may get some new ideas on self-promotion. Please let us know how you promote your work. Thanks. The Creative Tablet

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3 Stop Action Video Shorts

3 Stop Action Video Shorts. I found these video shorts created by Maciek Jasik on-line and wanted to share them with my readers. They are created quickly – about 6 seconds – using a camera phone and video and uploading to Vine to edit and publish. The Crying video was done using 10 selfies while in the bathtub. Anyway to make a …

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Tips For Masking In Photoshop

Tips For Masking in Photoshop Do you use Quickmask? Perhaps you should consider using it when you do your masking. I use it because it makes masking a lot easier. Michael will show you how it’s done. Sit back, relax, learn and enjoy. I have learned that watching videos is extremely helpful when learning something new. It makes the process …

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300 Pages of Logo Branding

Branding Elements Logos is a publication with over 300 samples of logo branding that should have you coming up with new and great logo designs. After reviewing we felt it should be part of our publications section. Enjoy and create great logo and branding designs. The Creative Tablet

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Animators…Have What it Takes to Win a Spot?

Animators…Have What it Takes to Win a Spot? I am not an animator, but feel animators are coming to this site and if not readers will let them know. It’s the nice thing to do…right? Trip Tank is at it again. Another cartoon submission contest to have you animation on their show.   Here are some of the specs: VIDEO …

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Design Matters Essential Primer

Design Matters Essential Primer is a publication that will give you ideas on implementing logos, brochures, packaging and portfolios. There is a lot of good information to should help if you are a beginning or seasoned designer. Let us know if it helps with your designs. The Creative Tablet

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New Members Only Section for Creative Tablet

New Members Only Section for Creative Tablet. We are starting a new section on our website for “Members Only”. It will contain articles about advertising and marketing for your business and website. There will be articles, forms, samples, techniques that will help you grow your business. It’s FREE. So sign up after you see the “Members Only” sign-up page. We …

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Secret Art of Animators Show in September

Secret Art of Animators The Hive Gallery in LA has announced a show of some great animators to be displayed starting Sept. 6-27 and curated by Stephen Holman and Josephine T. Huang, producers, directors and creators of stop-motion animated series Life With Loopy (Nickelodeon), The Bite-Sized Adventures of Sam Sandwich (Disney Junior) and Phantom Investigators (Warner Bros). This should prove …

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Frrresh16 Magazine for Inspiration

Frrresh16 is a magazine of art and artists using various types of media and we hope you get some inspiration from the pages. Enjoy and let us know if there are other magazines you would like to see posted The Creative Tablet

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Restoring a Heavily Damaged Photo in PS

Restoration Image

Restoring a Heavily Damaged Photo in PS. I have seen many photos that were damaged due to improper storage. I found this original image on-line and decided to attempt my own restoration to see if I could do a decent job, before I found the video below on-line. Here is my restoration attempt: Here is the video: Please let me …

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