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  • Safari Books Includes Select Wiley Titles November 01, 2007

    Safari® Books Online (http://www.safaribooksonline.com), the leading on-demand electronic reference and learning platform and a joint venture of O'Reilly Media Inc. and Pearson Technology Group, today announced an agreement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc. to include selected Wiley business and...Read More »

  • Labradoodle Babies, Ema Design, and Marbeth's Jewel of a Book October 12, 2007

    This past February I introduced you all to my sis-in-law's new Labradoodle, My Guy. Well, My Guy and my brother's retriever, Gypsy, had pups this past week. Eight of them....Read More »

  • Eye on Design Review June 13, 2007

    Author Eileen Gould teaches readers how to build houses, design living spaces and tackle home improvement projects of all kinds in her new book, "Eye on Design: Seven Steps to Getting Started on Your Construction and Design Projects." This comprehensive...Read More »

  • Free E-Book on Environmental Sustainability January 24, 2007

    To explore the challenges and opportunities facing the design and construction industry in the greening economy, the Sustainable Design Forum (SDF) has released a free e-book, "Environmental Sustainability: Collaboration and Marketing Best Practices in the Building Industry." "Sustainable buildings are...Read More »

  • Shop Around Before You Buy January 17, 2007

    I just received my HOW Design newsletter, where they offered a copy of the book, Fingerprint: The Art of Using Handmade Elements in Graphic Design. While I try to support HOW as much as possible, I would suggest - when...Read More »

  • Human in the Throat: Photoshop Tutorials January 12, 2007

    How did I miss this one? I've Got a Human in my Throat: Create MORE Optical Delusions with Adobe Photoshop was brought to my attention because it was produced by Worth1000.com, a place where you can find hundreds, nay -...Read More »

  • The Best Photoshop CS2 Book January 09, 2007

    Since I've written an E-book on Photoshop, folks often ask me which book I thought was the best for my research. After browsing through tons (literally! These books are heavy!) of books about Photoshop CS2, I'll have to admit that...Read More »

  • Terra Nova Arts Call for Entries November 30, 2006

    Digital Artist's Space in Troy, NY is looking for Digital Art for their upcoming exhibition. In this context, digital artwork is defined as work that has been digitized either by scanning or by being photographed digitally, work that has been...Read More »

  • Adobe Photoshop CS2 for Photographers November 28, 2006

    Adobe Photoshop CS2 for Photographers: A Professional Image Editor's Guide to the Creative Use of Photoshop for the Macintosh and PC: I picked this book up at a bookstore the other day because I was curious about the amount of...Read More »

  • MANGO International Fashion Awards November 27, 2006

    International Fashion Awards will give young designers throughout the world the opportunity to participate in an international Fashion Design competition. The contest, which will take place every 18 months, has the support of the Generalitat de Catalunya, the Catalan Government,...Read More »