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Tuesday, November 16, 2010

How I Learn Photoshop

We're taking an online computer art class. Not that we're any good, mind you. But learning Photoshop and Illustrator has been quite an adventure. Now that we're hooked, we're looking around for all the tips and tricks we can lay hands on. That's how we ran across this tremendous resource: PsDesigning. It's a collection of very well done Photoshop tutorials with illustrated, multi-step instructions for creating beautiful posters, icons, and web graphics. We're sorta hooked!

Sunday, November 7, 2010

How I Make Movies

Just when we were about to drop a spare five hundred bucks on Adobe Creative Suite 5, along comes XtraNormal, this crazy cartoon movie maker -- and it's all free -- that allows rank amateurs like yours truly to create animated videos just by clicking and typing.  So many funny movies on the site, but here's one that caused us to laugh out loud.