Tag Archives: InDesign

Cartoon Genie Concert Poster

I recently completed a concert poster design featuring a fez-wearing cartoon genie mascot character for Nashville, Tennessee roots-rock jam band Vinyl Soup. I have been working with guitarist Andrew Hooker for some time now with t-shirt designs, a logo redesign, … Continue reading

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Handy List Of Hidden Characters Used In InDesign Text Blocks

Handy list of all ‘Hidden Characters’ used in InDesign text blocks: http://twurl.nl/sl7py8

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Adobe Pen Tool Cheatsheet: Free Download

Here’s a cool little idea from the geniuses at CreativeTechs.com: “cheatsheets” for Adobe software that are designed to print on a 3×5 index card, complete with space reserved to punch holes for a binder. Designed with the GTD/Hipster PDA crowd … Continue reading

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Free Printable Keyboard Shortcut Cards for Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop & More

A set of free, printable keyboard shortcuts cards for Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and more are available for download over at ComputerArts.co.uk. The set includes keyboard shortcut cards for Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator CS, Macromedia Freehand, Cinema 4D … Continue reading

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Tip: OS X Window Switching Keyboard Shortcuts for Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop & InDesign)

Here are some super handy keyboard shortcuts for switching between open document windows when working within the Adobe Creative Suite applications (Illustrator, Photoshop & InDesign). These are Macintosh-only keyboard shortcuts since I do not have access to a Windows machine. … Continue reading

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Wacom Tablet: Scroll Click

Wacom has just updated their graphics tablet driver software for Macintosh and the release notes PDF tells us that a new feature has been introduced, “Scroll Click” (my nickname for it). This is an awesome new feature that allows the … Continue reading

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Wacom Intuos3 Graphics Tablet Review for Cartoonists & Illustrators

***Update: See my review of the Wacom Intuos4 graphics tablet *** I have been holding off on writing up a review of the Wacom Intuos3 graphics tablet until I had a chance to work with them for some time and … Continue reading

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Pantone Huey Monitor Calibration Tool

I recently purchased one of these Pantone Huey monitor calibration gizmos to enhance my on-screen ability to proof colors for accuracy when printing. In short, it’s awesome and worth every penny. Read on for more… Continue reading

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