Monthly Archives: April 2012

Apr. 16th, 2012

I’ve been playing around with Mobile Boilerplate, because the HTML5 Boilerplate project has been an excellent resource and I’m always looking for ways to make developing mobile websites easier on myself (The next redesign of the Pugetworks site is going to have to reflect a mobile-first approach, but I want… read the rest of the article

Posted in: Mobile Development

Apr. 7th, 2012

In Photoshop It’s easy enough to apply a simple gradient to a shape or vector path in Photoshop. You can use the gradient tool, or apply a blending layer. You can apply linear gradients, radial gradients, simple gradients and more complicated ones. You can also apply a gradient to the… read the rest of the article

Posted in: Design

Apr. 4th, 2012

Design is full of trends and rebellions against those trends. Some technique, element or outlook becomes fashionable, then a backlash forms seemingly out of nowhere proscribing it. I find it difficult to keep up on trends, and I try to base my process on my own experience rather than the… read the rest of the article

Posted in: Design