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Poor people will do almost anything to avoid problems. They see a challenge and they run... The secret to success, my friends, is not to try to avoid or get rid of or shrink from your problems; the secret is to grow yourself so that you are bigger than your problems. - T. Harv Eker

Life is not always a bed of roses. We are often faced with difficult situations, that forces us to make difficult decisions. We should learn to adapt to adversities and grow bigger than our problems. P.S.: Even the most beautiful roses have thorns on them. We have to first embrace the thorns to enjoy the… Read more »

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Dotted Brushes and Patterns

Most of us are very used to sourcing for Photoshop Brushes to be included in our artworks. But do you know that you can also find some very good quality Illustrators Brushes too? In this article, I have put together 18 of the best Illustrator brushes that were created by the community of wonderful designers… Read more »

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Adobe Illustrator MAc Keyboard Shortcuts

Find my Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts cheat sheet useful? Here I have created a cheat sheet to the Illustrator keyboard shortcuts for both Mac and Windows users and could be printed out for easy reference. Here’s a preview for the cheat sheet for Mac Keyboard: Here’s a preview for the cheat sheet for Windows Keyboard: Download… Read more »

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A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work. - Colin Powell

What’s the force that motivates you to move on? Is it your dreams or your desires? I think it doesn’t matter as long as you find your own source of motivation to achieve your goals. “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” – Colin Powell

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Cloud Brushes

To save you some time, we have rounded up our favorite cloud brush sets that we think you should have! Links to other articles on free Photoshop brushes: 20 Free Photoshop Brushes That Work 11 Free Photoshop Grunge Brushes 12 Photoshop Fractal Brush 1. Soft Cloud Brushes This set of brushes suitable for creating backgrounds for both… Read more »

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Adobe Photoshop Mac Keyboard Shortcuts

Find it a hassle to mouse over and click on the tool that you need in the tool panels? Or are you like me, finding it hard to remember all the keyboard shortcuts to the tools you need to complete your project? Here I have created a cheat sheet to the Photoshop keyboard shortcuts for… Read more »

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How to Work with Artboard in Illustrator - Create New Doc 1

Artboard refers to the area that contain the printable artwork. An Illustrator document can contains up to 100 artboards. This means that you can create an Illustrator document with up to 100 printable artworks to accommodate your project. So I will go through with you the basic of working with artboards. Here are the subtopics… Read more »

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The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. - St. Augustine

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine Where do you like to travel to most? Are you going on a vacation this holiday? I always start my vacation with the intention to know more about my destination, and end my adventure with an even… Read more »

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How to Use Burn and Dodge Tool in Photoshop - Before and After Image

There are many ways to enhance your photos. One such way is to ‘burn’ and ‘dodge’ the photos in Photoshop. In this guide, I will show you how to enhance your photos using Photoshop’s Burn and Dodge Tool. Now you might ask – what exactly is ‘burning’ and ‘dodging’? To make things simple, ‘burn’ is… Read more »