I'm sure you've noticed by now that we've got a fresh new look for the blog. After a lot of coding, tweaking and generally making a mess of CSS, I've managed to get it to look half-decent (let me know what you think of it!) It still remains a work-in-progress. The goal of this redesign was to make it easier to get around and add some more color. After all, you know we're suckers for color!
Last but not least, our large header incorporates the work of a featured artist. We'll be featuring different artists in that space and rotating them over time to keep things interesting. This isn't a sponsored spot, but rather a testament to our support of great artists. Our first feature is of the brilliant and witty Simon Oxley, one of our all-time favorites.
Want to know the top design blogs according to Alexa? Well, we've compiled all 90 of them. I have no clue how they come up with these rankings, but hey, these are great sites to check out and bookmark! (ReubenMiller ranks 24 - not bad.)
SPARK Animation '08 was a fabulous 5-day animation festival that included work by a world-class lineup of directors,
animators and film-makers.The event took place in Vancouver back in September.
This years festival posters and t-shirts were art directed and designed by Gerard Whelan of Brandcentral of Dublin, Ireland. The delightful illustrations and characters were created by the inimitable Simon Oxley.