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@font-face with FontSquirrel.com

The Problem Teaching web design to the “Designer” type, I’m constantly explaining to them why we can’t use all of our fancy design fonts we have on our computers when we design for the web. Luckily for us over the last couple years, the modern web has given us more tools to get a richer

@font-face with FontSquirrel.com2018-07-05T12:05:37+00:00

Gradient and Eyedropper

Have you ever wanted to sample a specific color from an object or photo in Adobe Illustrator with the Eyedropper tool and apply it to a color stop on the gradient slider? If so, you’ve probably discovered there’s no obvious way to do so. Here’s how it’s done:

Gradient and Eyedropper2018-07-05T12:12:42+00:00

Dropbox:
PDF to iPad Without the Cord

If you’re looking for an easy way to get PDF documents from your desktop computer to your iPad, without messing with cords or the hassle of iTunes, this tutorial is for you. First thing you’ll want to do is to check out Dropbox. Dropbox is a free and secure service that lets you store files

Dropbox:
PDF to iPad Without the Cord
2011-05-09T13:34:39+00:00

What the Flash!

To most, Flash is just something online that lets you see really cool websites and videos. Many people have heard the term “Flash” being thrown around in the media over the summer. To my delight, this extra media coverage has gotten a few of my students, friends and colleagues asking “What exactly is Flash?”  and

What the Flash!2011-11-20T21:50:50+00:00

The Catalyst Commitment – Weeks 1 and 2

Week 1 June 1 Brainstormed some ideas of where I could start looking for resources. Decided I wanted to focus on the social channels, where the information would be brought directly to me, along with online video training via Adobe TV and Lynda.com. June 2 Went to Facebook and Twitter and subscribed to the Flash

The Catalyst Commitment – Weeks 1 and 22010-06-17T15:21:09+00:00