Confessions of a copywriter: The good, the bad and the lovely

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5 brilliant examples of artwork created in Affinity Designer

Hailed as a viable, feature-rich and above all cost-effective professional graphic design package, Affinity Designer has taken the design community by storm. Available without subscription on macOS, Windows...

Creating ‘Joking Bird’ in Affinity Designer for iPad

Here Frankentoon shares the process for creating his vibrant illustration ‘Joking Bird’ using Affinity Designer for iPad and explains how he likes to combine Affinity Designer’s unique Vector and Raster...

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Creating ‘Joking Bird’ in Affinity Designer for iPad

Here Frankentoon shares the process for creating his vibrant illustration ‘Joking Bird’ using Affinity Designer for iPad and explains how he likes to combine Affinity Designer’s unique Vector and Raster Personas in his work. If you would like to...

Creating ‘Desert River’ in Affinity Designer

Alberta-based illustrator Terry Edward Elkins creates work which strongly evokes the wide open spaces of his native Canada. Here he describes the process of creating his beautiful rocky landscape ‘Desert River’ in the macOS version of Affinity...

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Creating ‘No Compromise’ in Affinity Designer for iPad

London-based Illustrator and mural artist Tobias Hall takes full advantage of Affinity Designer’s ability to mix vector and pixel based tools. To achieve his signature hand-crafted feel the bull illustration and lettering were created in raster...

The making of ‘Create’ in Affinity Designer for iPad

Zutto’s vibrant artwork ‘Create’ was made purely in the Vector Persona of Affinity Designer for iPad and is a fantastic example of the stunning effects that can be achieved using only vector tools. Check out how Zutto creates her signature liquid...

How to avoid project failures using Milanote

Long email chains. Random DropBox and Google Drive links. Copy and images spread over loads of Emails and Word Docs. Organising projects with clients can be an absolute nightmare. And missing one small detail can derail projects and leave you...

3 Ways to Increase Work Efficiency

As a freelance designer, you know that having to juggle a wide range of projects can take a lot of your time. Dealing with everything from simple one-offs that span a few days to complex requests that can take months is made all the more difficult...

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