H.R. Giger: Reflecting on a dark, distinctive legacy

It is never easy to say goodbye to an artistic luminary. With H.R. Giger’s passing last week, the world lost a source of artistic inspiration as well as untold future artwork, designs and visual effects work that the prolific...

Follow Designers on Twitter

Twitter is a platform for thousands of designers to showcase their ideas and daily routines with each other. From designing projects to inspirational quotes and sharing personal life experiences, everything is tweeted. Being a web designer, you should know...

Designer profile: Maja Dakic

We caught up with Maja Dakic, a.k.a. adhocdaily, about her work and her life since moving from Serbia to Australia. Read on for her recommendations of design resources for self-taught graphic artists, plus a peek at the thought process...

Hometown Designer Stories: Lance Craig

Lance Craig has been working in the design biz for over a decade. Naturally, this has given him lots of knowledge about what it takes to make it as a designer – as well as what it takes to...

Behind the scenes with Brian Andersen on his new logo design for ‘Friend of Dorothy’

Brian Andersen is not just an amazing comic book writer and 99designs customer, but has spent time working in the 99designs family at our office in SF — AND is a new dad! Having all these responsibilities could be a...

Interview With Graphic Artist and Illustrator Marcelo Schultz

Marcelo Schultz is a graphic designer and illustrator that specializes in typography, and is well known for an illustrative style that emulates the look of 3D. I recently had some time to chat with Marcelo. During our discussion, we...

Interview With Saad Moosajee

I recently had some time to chat with Saad Moosajee, a self-taught digital artist that has collaborated with brands such as Dell, HTC, Electronic Arts, and Nike. Saad also serves as a Creative Head for the Slashthree Collective. Saad...

Designer Profile: Hitron

We have a lot of talented individuals and freelancers in our community, and we are proud to showcase them through our designer profiles. But designers are collaborators at heart and often find that their strengths are better funneled through...

Interview With Designer Hillary Coe

Hillary Coe is a Los Angeles based art director and designer who specializes in exquisite visual communication for several major brands. In this interview, Hillary discusses her design philosophy, as well as what gives her the edge in the...

14 Spectacular Children’s Illustrations by Salvador Ramirez Madriz

Salvador Ramirez Madriz is a U.S. based concept artist and illustrator from Mexico. Madriz has a talent for producing spectacular children’s illustrations. In this article, we will take a look at some of our favorites from his portfolio. Better...