26 Jan 10

Make It Yours Contest – Dell Design Studio

Make It Yours Design - Dell

Here’s my design “Celebrate Your Creative Self-Expression” for Dell’s Make It Yours contest.
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Vote for it now! Share with your friends. Your family. Your neighbours. Your cats and hamsters. Share it with the whole world! Ok read on for instructions on how to vote.

Voting Instructions

1. Register here. You will then receive a confirmation email.
2. Click the acknowledgement link in the email.
3. And now you can vote! Here’s the direct link to vote for me: Celebrate Your Creative Self-Expression

About the Make It Yours contest by Dell

The Make it yours contest from Dell is about celebrating your creative self-expression. Simply create your own original design, sign up to the competition and submit your artwork. All your designs, drawings, sketches or doodles are welcome. The only requirements are that your design is original, it expresses your creativity and it belongs to you.

Important Dates and More Information

The last date for voting and submission of the entries is 5 February 2010 and the winners will be announced on or around 19 February 2010. For more information, visit

11 Jan 10

Photoshop Tutorial – Retro Pop Art Effect Using Simulate Pressure & Color Halftones

Here’s a great tutorial on how to create a Retro Pop Art portrait in Photoshop. It’s for intermediate Photoshoppers, so be sure to know your stuff first before jumping into this tutorial. This tutorial requires a lot of the pen tool, brushes with simulate pressure, some drawing and tracing skill, good color combination and halftones. Read more