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How Designers Get Influenced by Music Part 2

Last week I published the first part and we got some really nice comments from designers all over the world. Most of them need music to finish a piece or get inspired & motivated in use of color and shapes. There were some more artists who want to spread their words. How designers get influenced part 1 was very successfull and informative article about the combination of music and design.

How Designers Get Influenced by Music

Music is a very important aspect in design. It can influence your thoughts, ideas, movements & so much more. I had a talk with 10+ awesome designer & Illustrator like Pete Harrison and discussed this topic. Plus you will get some tips about how to use music. For me music is very close together with design. Most of my design ideas come while listening to music. Beats and melody set the mood of my images and lyrics and speed influence my movements when designing. There is no way I can design wihtout music.

Tips on How to Become a Better Designer

I've been working and, you could say, living as a designer for over 12 years now. Throughout these years a lot has happened, all of which caused me to grow as a designer and learn new things. In the beginning I had a vague idea of what was necessary to get better and succeed in the design industry, but it took me quite a few years to discover some basic concepts that really made me become a better designer.

Designer Book Shelf #6

This week on Designers Book Shelf I got a lot of reading suggestions for you. Every Tuesday I will be posting new suggestions of books for designers and everyone that loves design and art in general. Check out what I have for you this week and stay tuned for more next week.

Designer of the Week: Gui Borchert

Gui Borchert is one of the most recognized designers of the world. With such a strong style and amazing use of typography, this Brazilian designer has one of the most amazing portfolio you ever seen, here is chance to find out more about him and check out his work.

Designer Book Shelf #4

This week on Designers Book Shelf I got a lot of reading suggestions for you. Every week I will be posting new suggestions of books for designers and everyone that loves design and art in general. Check out what I have for you this week and stay tuned for more next week.

Designer Book Shelf #3

This week on Designers Book Shelf I got a lot of reading suggestions for you. Every Tuesday I will be posting new suggestions of books for designers and everyone that loves design and art in general. Check out what I have for you this week and stay tuned for more next week.

Designer Book Shelf #2

This week on Designers Book Shelf I got a lot of reading suggestions for you. Every Tuesday I will be posting new suggestions of books for designers and everyone that loves design and art in general. Check out what I have for you this week and stay tuned for more next week.

Christopher Haines Interview

Christopher Haines is a young graphic artists from Australia that brings a whole new level of digital art on the table with his unbelievable style mixed somewhere between 3d and photo manipulation with a bit of surreal on top of that, how can you resist to such great works. For more of Chris make sure to visit neondreams.com.au and behance.net/neondistractions

Awesome Gadgets for Designers

One thing I always try to keep an eye on is the new gadgets that keep coming up everyday, so I selected some awesome stuff for designers and everyone else that likes to have some really cool stuff.

Interview with Stephane Munnier aka Goanna

Check out this interview with the Flash Masters Stephane Munnier aka Goanna, the French designer who lives in Brazil and does work for all parts of the globe. Plus, he gives us all access to his recent project vouDo! Design.

Graphic Designer and Filmmaker: Isaac Rentz

When i was younger i was really into shortmovies. Playing with bluescreen and special effects was my pleasure. But i also loved Photoshop. Which job should i take? Why not both! Heres an example. Isaac Rentz is graphic designer / filmmaker from LA, California. He makes very funny shortmovies and creative ads for MTV or FEDEX which i love. Im watching his site for years now and I never get bored. But please watch for yourself.

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