Designing a Star Wars Pop-Up Book!

the art of paper crafting comes in many forms from origami sculpture to wearable cosplay and architectural miniatures but there’s one enduring type of paper craft that sometimes gets overlooked the art of pop-up book design we visited the studio of Matthew Reinhart award-winning pop-up book designer and paper engineer to learn how he part types engineers and illustrates characters and scenes that jump out of the page including the delightful pop-up scenes in the new book Star Wars the

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Nudge Service Concept – Smart Design

Diabetes is a global epidemic. Effecting over 8% of the adult population. That’s a lot. Adding up to 350 million people worldwide. What’s more, 90 percent of all cases are Type 2 diabetes. The kind of diabetes that can potentially be avoided. The global cost of diabetes treatment adds up to over $548 billion annually. And the number of cases is expected to increase by 55%. The good news is, this disaster can be avoided. In fact, more than half

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How the inventor of Mario designs a game

This is Shigeru Miyamoto. If you’ve played video games any time in the past 30 years, you’re probably familiar with his work. Donkey Kong. Zelda. Star Fox. And then, of course, this guy: It’s a me, Mario! When Miyamoto makes games, he always tries to do things differently than other designers. Here he is — back in 1998 — explaining why he wasn’t focused on online gaming. And why he wasn’t adding small in-game purchases to Mario for iPhone in

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ROC® DESIGN : Systèmes coulissants pour portes en bois – MANTION systèmes coulissants

Here with us is Stella Nanecou from MANTION. Hello Stella. Hello. Before we talk about your products, tell us about MANTION. Stella Nanecou MANTION – Communications Officer MANTION is a French manufacturer, based in Besançon since 1920. We’re an international group selling in more than 80 countries. MANTION makes sliding systems for interiors and exteriors – doors, shutters, gates and accessories. Great. Thank you Stella. Let’s join Fabien to discover one of MANTION’s longest standing product lines – the ROC-DESIGN®

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Google I/O 2014 – Material design: Structure and components

RICH FULCHER: Good morning. Thank you all for joining us today. We’ll just start with a couple of introductions and then dive right into the material. So I’m Rich Fulcher. DAVE CHIU: I’m Dave Chiu. ZACH GIBSON: Zach Gibson. BETHANY FONG: And I’m Bethany Fong. RICH FULCHER: And we’re all designers working from across Google, from Android to Chrome, concentrating on bringing Material Design to Google’s apps. And just personally, we’re really thrilled to be here this morning to really

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Art as a Spiritual Practice | Stephanie Smith | TEDxLehighRiver

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Peter van de Ven The word “spirituality” means many different things to many different people. So just for today, I’m going to define it as the process of getting to know yourself so you can in turn get to know what’s bigger than you. A spiritual practice is typically a solitary activity, one that helps you to grow towards your highest self through contemplation and self-reflection. So, what do you think a spiritual practice looks like?

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‘Proximity’ Design principle of Graphic Design Ep13/45 [Beginners guide to Graphic Design]

Hello and welcome to this beginner’s guide series to graphic design. From what graphic design is, skills to be a graphic designer, design theory, education you need, equipment you need to the graphic design portfolio and interview advice. This series is for anyone at any level. So if you’re interested in graphic design and considering becoming a graphic designer join me as I discuss a series of graphic design topics. Now graphic design is not simply about making things look

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8 Landing Page Design Best Practices

Hi marketers, I’m Bree here at Wishpond and I’m gonna show you 8 landing page design best practices. When it comes to building a landing page, design is everything. Your design will make easy for people to understand your landing page and convert. Once visitors arrive at your landing page it should be clear to them what you’re selling in five seconds or less. A study across a university shows that you have 5 seconds or less to impress and

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How to Make Wire Sculptures : Using Flux in Wire Sculptures

I’m Mark Kooy here with Expert Village and we are going to be talking about wire sculptures and braising techniques and tools. All right as we were talking before, some rods come with flux on them and it is a kind of handy use. They are just not always as convenient to use and you can buy the regular braising rod in bulk and it is less expensive and you can just buy an inexpensive can of flux. What the

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