Valentine Graphics: Get Your Free Images Here

Valentine Graphics

ShareThis:Well it is time to celebrate Valentine’s Day again We thought we would help you celebrate by giving you the chance to download some Valentine Graphics. All you have to do is to go to the Comments Box below and tell us how you will use the graphics.  We will then email them to you.…

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Free Stock Images: Discover an Untapped Resource in Google Drive

ShareThis:Did you know that Google Drive has free stock images tucked away inside it? Well we certainly didn’t and we use Google Drive (previously Google Docs) a lot. For those of you who have never used Google Docs it is a free, web-based word processor, spreadsheet, presentation offered by Google. It allows users to create…

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How to Show Library Folder in Lion

ShareThis:Where has Lion OSX put my Library? I recently updated my Mac operating system to Mountain Lion (I missed out Lion) so there were a few changes from Snow Leopard in the sidebar. At first I didn’t realise something was missing and it was only when I created some brushes and I wanted to check…

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The Easy Way to Create Your Own Funky Paisley Pattern

Paisley Pattern

ShareThis:The popularity of the Paisley Pattern is never ending. Several people have expressed an interest in knowing how to create a Paisley design so we thought we’d oblige 🙂 We have created 6 basic Paisley shapes and we are giving them to you, so that you can easily and quickly create your own Paisley designs.…

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Facebook Cover Photos: New Text Rules

ShareThis:New Rule: Text Limited to 20 Per Cent of the Cover Photo Just when you think you’ve got the whole cover photo thing sorted, Facebook have changed the rules again. From 15th January 2013, Facebook’s is changing it’s policy on cover photos and news-feed ads. Text will now be limited to no more than 20% of an image’s area,…

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Inkscape Tutorial: 4 Steps to Create Simple Star Graphics

ShareThis:How to create simple star graphics using Inkscape There are many, many shapes you can create using Inkscape, but in this tutorial I am going to show you how to make one of the simplest, quickest ones – a star shape. You can then create a great effect by placing an image inside it. Click…

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Inkscape Tutorial Effects: Placing an Image Inside a Shape – Part 2

ShareThis:A couple of weeks ago, we created a tutorial here on the Blog where we showed you how to place an image inside text using Inkscape. If you missed this tutorial, click on the link here to find this cool text effect. Well, one of our lovely Facebook fans made the following comment:   “I…

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Thank you to all our supporters in 2012

ShareThis:This is a very short post. Just a 60 second video. Our reason for creating this Blog is because we want to share our knowledge with you, and to help give you confidence to create your own images. So leaving your comments and giving your opinions here are so important to us. Thank you for…

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Inkscape Tutorial Text Effects: Placing an Image Inside Text – Part 1

ShareThis:In this tutorial I am going to show you how to create the image you see on the right here. There are just so many cool text effects that you can create with Inkscape, it’s difficult to know where to start. However, since several people have asked us how we have created this type of…

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Kindle Fire HD – 5 reasons it should be top of your Christmas wish list

ShareThis:If you enjoy travelling then you will love the Kindle Fire HD Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire Hd are everywhere these days. They are like a rash! Ok, I thought, what is all the fuss about, what makes them so special? I had a look at a few, talked to some people in the ‘know’…

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