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Marty NeumeierThe 46 Rules of Genius: Rule 29: Invest in Your Originality
Originality is the ability to dream, to disassociate your thoughts from the linear and logical and end up someplace new. And like many skills that were once thought to be inborn, it must be learned.
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By Marty NeumeierAug 21, 2014
Working with Objects in Adobe InDesign CC (2014 release)
In this lesson from Adobe InDesign CC Classroom in a Book (2014 release), you’ll work on a pair of spreads that make up a four-page newsletter. You’ll add text and images and make several modifications to the objects on the two spreads.
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By Kelly Kordes Anton, John CruiseAug 19, 2014
Bret MalleyFive Critical Techniques for Creating Seamless Photoshop Composites
Bret Malley, author of Adobe Master Class: Advanced Compositing in Photoshop, enjoys creating digital composites that sometimes seem to turn reality upside-down. Learn five of his techniques for using Photoshop's digital sleight-of-hand to create results that can blow your mind.
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By Bret MalleyAug 13, 2014
Rose GonnellaCinereous, Cochineal, Cerulean: 10 Things You Probably Don't Know About Color Theory
What jumps into your mind on reading this author's first name? Rose Gonnella, co-author of Design Fundamentals: Notes on Color Theory, says that many of your synapses would have sparked at seeing the color name 'rose.' Whether your mental image leans more toward blushing pink or velvety red, color is constantly affecting you and the world around you. See it in a new light.
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By Rose GonnellaAug 7, 2014

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Blogs

Laura RossLive Twitterview with Erik Spiekermann

Join acclaimed type designer Erik Spiekermann for a fascinating Twitterview about the brand new third edition of THE guide to typography, Stop Stealing Sheep & find out how type works, currently celebrating 20 years as one of the world's best-selling books on designing with type.

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By Laura RossCommentsJanuary 9, 2014
Topics: Typography,Design
Laura RossRise of the DEO Twitterview Transcript

On October 1, @Peachpit sat down with the @RiseoftheDEO authors for an inspirational Twitterview about their new book. Relive the fun with this transcript of the event.

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By Laura RossCommentsOctober 1, 2013
Topics: Design
Laura RossLive Twitterview with Rise of the DEO authors

Join Facebook Director of Design Maria Giudice and Startup mentor Christopher Ireland for a fascinating Twitterview about their new book, Rise of the DEO: Leadership by Design. A “DEO,” short for Design Executive Officer and a play on “CEO,” is a hybrid of strategic business executive and creative problem-solver. DEOs are able to lead with a mix of imagination and metrics.


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By Laura RossCommentsSeptember 17, 2013
Topics: Design
Keely HildUser Group of the Month: Detroit InDesign User Group

Each month we will select one User Group that has been exceptional in their communication with meeting updates, giveaway requests and book reviews and ask them to share some insights and tips with us. This week, we turn the spotlight on the Detroit InDesign User Group as our UG of the Month! 

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By Keely HildCommentsMay 21, 2013
Topics: Design,Adobe InDesign

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