Pen & Ink

Even when I'm just sketching ideas or when I'm drafting illustrations on paper, I now use a drawing pen with detachable nib and drawing ink, and it's even better for actual paper illustrations that I sometimes create before scanning to a digital format and reworking on computer.
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New Business Cards

This website you're looking at now was launched last month replacing what was supposed to have been a temporary minisite but due to the volume of work I was doing
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Design Trends: Parallax

Parallax scrolling is described in its Wikipedia entry as "...a special scrolling technique in computer graphics, wherein background images move by the camera slower than foreground images, creating an illusion of depth in a 2D video game and adding to the immersion.
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Japanese Illustration Everywhere

Looking through a collection of recent photos, I realised I had quite a few pictures I’d taken of signs and logos where I really liked the illustration they used. That lead me to realise that this is a major reason why I choose to live in Tokyo. The visual language of the Japanese would be considered
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The Way I Work

I wanted to talk about what, in my view, is the best web development environment you can have for a freelancer or a small team, especially if you’re pushed for space and have a restrictive budget. Now I don’t care what other people think but I believe that if you’re involved in designing interfaces
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Hiroyuki Sato’s Illustrator Scripts

If you're an Adobe Illustrator user and you haven't got them yet, definitely head over to Hiroyuki Sato's site to pick up the scripts he's made for the popular vector drawing software. I have downloaded and installed all of them, but the one you're going to want to pick up as a priority is Round Any Corner.
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