Color Wheel – Color Calculator

Color Calculator – “Use the color wheel to find the perfect color scheme with the Sessions College color calculator. Endless free color combinations, working from any base color.  Whether you’re designing a logo or painting a house, choosing colors can be frustrating. Where do you start? Which colors work together, and why? How can you creatively explore […]

Article – Playing With Color

Playing With Color: Vibrant Options For Apps And Websites — Smashing Magazine – “Color is one of the most powerful tools in a designer’s toolkit. Color can draw attention, set a mood, and influence the user’s emotion, perception, and actions. When it comes to the web and mobile app design, this is definitely a time of […]

Article – How to Master Color Theory

How to Master Color Theory – “We cut through the jargon to explain the basic concepts and terminology of color theory, in words that you can understand.  Colour is such a pervasive part of everything we visually encounter in the world, that for many designers it becomes an intuitive choice. If you think back to school […]

Colour Management

Colour Management – “If someone asked you to build a coffee table and they specified the legs as a height of 50, what do you think that would mean? 50 kilometers? 50 feet? 50 inches? 50 millimeters? Probably 50 centimeters. You can’t know for sure, but you can guess, based on the table’s intended use — […]

Color Theory by Canva

Color Theory by Canva – “Remember back to your early school days, when having a 64-count box of Crayola crayons to choose from was the ultimate in creative freedom?  Well, as a designer in the digital era, you certainly don’t have to stick to the colors available from paints, inks, or other pigments, though there’s a […]

Color Theory: Brief Guide For Designers

Color Theory: Brief Guide For Designers – “Many people think the choice of colors for UI mostly depends on the designer’s taste and sense of beauty. However, the process of the color selection is more complicated than it seems and plays a significant role in design. In one of our previous articles devoted to color psychology, […]

CSS-Tricks

CSS-Tricks – “is a website about websites. Tips, Tricks, and Techniques on using Cascading Style Sheets.” This newsletter is focused on CSS of course.  Their newsletters give you links to projects on CodePen, great information on design and development, analytics, backend stuff, tutorials, and links to other information. They also have a really good blog that you should […]

Creative Bloq

Creative Bloq – “Art and Design inspiration. Daily inspiration for creative people. Fresh thinking, expert tips and tutorials to supercharge your creative muscles.” This is a very good newsletter for designers.  It is mostly design related but also has occasional info about coding too. It also gives you links to design related tutorials.  The site is also great […]