Blogging tools such as WordPress and Drupal are wonderful resources for showcasing portfolios and hosting design business sites. For designers lacking web layout knowledge yet yearning to apply their distinctive creativity to their site’s design, HOW Design University offers an online Wireframing and Prototyping course. UX Design Methods: Wireframes and Prototypes delivers step-by-step instruction on building a website’s structure from...
Roberto Blake explains the ways print design can benefit you and your business—even if you specialize in digital design.
Want to learn how to make a product? Check out this product design checklist from Liz Long's new HOW U course to get started!
The Bauhaus school demanded mastery of multimedia design from their Masters, but few incorporated music, theater, and dance as astutely as Oskar Schlemmer.
Steven Heller discusses his path to becoming a "design writer," and proposes an essay challenge.
Barbs, beaks, brackets, bowls: Baffled by typography terms? You're not alone. Here, we break down the field's most essential definitions.
Steven Heller takes a trip to the Czech Republic and pays tribute to the Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art at the University of West Bohemia.
Looking for typography inspiration and tips? Jim Krause shows you how to create energetic type in this excerpt from his Type Idea Index.
Sign painter Mike Meyer is bringing his hand-lettering workshop to New York. The event will give participants a chance to learn from one of the masters, with brushes, paint and lettering.
Valley Vista is a new gallery exhibition at California State University, Northridge—one that reaches beyond all the shallow regional stereotypes.