30 artworks with illustrative elements + 20 helpful tutorials

09.10.2013, 11:54

We are very happy to introduce you with this series of 30 illustrations, 20 of which containing a detailed tutorial that shall provide you with useful tips as to how they were created and, in the process, most probably, set your creative skills on fire!

These tutorials will for instance, and among many other things, enable you to create organic lettering, add depth to mixed-media collages, create retro graphics in illustrator, or even create an incredible typographic illustration. In a nutshell, you’ll find bellow the latest state-of-the-art digital techniques to upscale your artwork so they really stand out!

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LG Magic phone trick

07.10.2013, 11:29

A booth is installed on a French promenade offering passers by to improve the performance of their phones. After dropping them in, French pedestrians watch in horror as a trap window opens revealing a mad professor with a chainsaw slicing their phones to pieces. Watch as this funny prank unravels…

Winner announcement “print24 goes International!”

04.10.2013, 13:05

iPad mini

As print24 went international, we wanted to celebrate this wonderful event by inviting you to participate in our sweepstake.

We started on the 8th of August and had over 18000 participants! That was overwhelming, thank you very much for participating!

We also received loads of wonderful feedback and comments on our French, Spanish, Italian and British pages. We are very happy to now provide our service in your native language.

And the winner of the iPad mini is…


Congratulations James L.!

You will get an extra email during the day. Make sure to check your mailbox!

Thanks to you all again and don’t forget to stay in touch with us for the latest news, promotions and of course sweepstakes.

Your print24 team

35 inspiring business cards and 10 templates for free use

02.10.2013, 10:19

A good business card is the cornerstone of a good company image, although they present themselves on a small area with the company logo and other important details the margin for creativity in design is ever more expansive as more tools become available.

Below is a collection of particularly innovative card designs that stick out from the norm. These 35 inspirational business cards subvert traditional conventions and, whilst being very visually appealing help communicate the identity of the companies.
And as handy extra, there are an additional 10 business card templates to kick-start your own designs, enjoy!

John Charles Photography Business Card

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KITKAT – Have a seat | Video of the week

30.09.2013, 10:19

Chilled out passers-by win tablets for taking it easy. Kit-Kat reward the wiser members of our society who understand the value of having a break. Watch as these random pedestrians clamber onto a mounted perch and relax to win a new Nexus 7 tablet!

40 websites with parallax scrolling and 10 tutorials for own parallax effects

25.09.2013, 12:04

The use of visuals in communication has hugely increased over the past decade. With so much more material for to process from day to day; it has emerged that the use of visual graphics and animation greatly improve our ability to take in and retain information.

Although their screenshots don’t do them justice, a remarkable collection of websites built around parallax scrolling and engaging graphics below show clearly the direction that site design is moving towards.

As well as striking depth and a 3D feel, the use of animated graphics is common in such examples to give a sense of motion to visitors browsing through the websites.

After seeing these inspiring examples you might endeavor to start your own designs; we’ve taken the care to assemble 10 comprehensive and professional tutorials focusing on building a range of parallax frameworks.

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Wacky Races | Video of the week

23.09.2013, 12:36

Its Wacky Races! The heat is on as Dick Dastardly, the Gruesome Twosome and the Slag Brothers compete for first place. A driver speeds by in the new Peugeot dodging obstacles and veering past traps as the rest of the racers crash in a road-side pile up!

30 InDesign-Tutorials and 10 InDesign-Templates

18.09.2013, 10:50

Anyone who takes print design seriously uses Adobe InDesign for designing and tweaking their projects. If you need a step-by-step guide to slick professional designs then look no further, we have them here.

We collected 30 high-quality InDesign tutorials that are sure to make a good impression. If you’re in a hurry then you can utilize the 10 InDesign templates which only need minor customizations to your specification. Get inspired and have fun creating your own designs!

Use glyphs to create a striking typographic poster in InDesign

Designer: Jo Gulliver

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© Jo Gulliver

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What is the Worst Thing You Ever Heard Your Mommy Say? | Video of the week

16.09.2013, 12:35

Think kids get their bad language at school? Think again. In street interviews kids spill the beans as they get asked the worst they have heard their mothers say…

20 examples of individual stamps

11.09.2013, 10:28

Whether on a loyalty card in a coffee shop or on the back of someone’s hand outside a nightclub; the trusty stamp has had its place in our day-to-day for decades.

These days with a much wider range of tools available for custom made stamps, we have entered an age of superbly aesthetic, creative and efficient designs across the board.
We’ve assembled a beautiful collection of 20 stamps ranging from office use to baby shower invitations, enjoy!

Electric Bolt Stamp

Source: Jonathan Lochhead

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