Free Flower Textures for Floristic Designs

In order to save considerable amounts of your time, dear readers, I have decided to offer you a post that features the collection of Free Flower Textures. Why have I chosen flower textures? Because it’s summer and it inspires for bright, multicolored and elegant designs, and flower images are ideal for rendering this fresh summer atmosphere. Wonderful petals, buds, flowers in blossom and the glades filled with them – all these amazing images can be found in today’s post. You can use these flower textures on the free basis and it is one more advantage for you to know. Each image links to the exact page where you can easily download it.

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Hortensie Hydrangea Texture by free3dstextures.com

Free Flower Textures

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Dandilion Puffball Texture by free3dstextures.com

Free Flower Textures

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Surreal Digital Art by Leo Patzelt

The passion of the artists is the art itself and all that stuff that can inspire for creating the stunning artworks. Through their output, they speak to the viewers who have the privilege to see the ideas that are put in the creative pieces. The art by Leo Patzelt aka Pixelnase, that I’m going to present you today, is remarkable for its surreal atmosphere, mysterious tone, effective elements, and simply because it is amazing. Most of his artworks are created in Photoshop with attention to all minor details and expressive rendering of the characters. The portfolio of art by Leo Patzelt is full of wonderful pieces that are created in keeping with the best traditions of surrealism. And you can check out the most interesting examples from this portfolio just now!

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A Cup of Milk

Art by Leo Patzelt
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The Shell

Art by Leo Patzelt
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Google Analytics Resources. Roundup from DesignFloat

This weekly roundup will be of a great use for all those who want to be aware of the actual advantages of Google Analytics. If you face some problems in using it in the beginning, the Google Analytics Resources from our post will provide you with all the necessary information about it. Those who know how to work with it, will find the helpful tips in this post that are pointed at optimizing your working process. Offering your good opportunities to optimize your website, Google Analytics turns out to be indispensable in your work, and Google Analytics resources that are featured here will help you to get the most out of it.

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Why Focus on Money and Then Traffic (and How to Do That in Google Analytics)

Google Analytics Resources
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Bonus Google Analytics Site Search Tips

Google Analytics Resources
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Approximately 180-Degrees of Panoramic Goodness

Today we would go greater than human’s field of view and present you some comprehensive, unbroken views of breathtaking scenes. With a very complete capture of a particular landscape or cityscapes, following panoramic photos magically broaden the perspective to give us a real aesthetic fascination. Generally, panoramic technique can be achieved with ultra-wide lenses or by stitching together several photos using certain software. In the latter case a photographer should take a series of images around a single point of rotation and then stitch them together with that software. Now however we give you a chance to enter that realm of gorgeous super wide-angle shots and shorten your learning and inspirational curve upon seeing them.

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Animals in Advertising Campaigns. Only Cool Stuff!

The designers use various means in order to create more visually appealing adverts for products. The most common approach to advertising is to show mutually complementary products like bread and butter, chocolate and milk and so on. But such comparison seems a little bit trite for today and it becomes more captivating to enjoy the unusual creative advertising campaigns. Recently, it has become popular to produce advertising campaigns that involve animals. Combining the images of the products with the attributes of animals, the professionals get the visually effective adverts. This results in the huge popularity of presenting Animals in Advertising Campaigns. You are welcome to browse the most awesome examples in this post and enjoy them!

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Cross Legged Cats

Animals in Advertising Campaigns
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Makes Your Horses Purr

Animals in Advertising Campaigns
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Fashion Illustrations by Camila do Rosario

The delicacy and power are harmoniously mixed in the wonderful illustrations by this Brazilian artist Camila do Rosario. Her mixed-media works impress with the bright color scheme and the magnetizing images. Among the works from her portfolio you can find the Moleskine pieces of art, hand drawings and digital collages. She tells that everything inspires her. The world around gives the desired inspiration that is revealed in the amazing illustrations. These illustrations by Camila do Rosario will show you the talent and the emotions that help her create these artworks. Let’s admire these gorgeous drawings!

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Illustrations by Camila do Rosario

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Illustrations by Camila do Rosario

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Best CSS3 Tutorials from 2011

Happy Monday, folks! I bet you all love some design goodies, don’t ya? Well CSS3 being one of the hottest design trends recently keeps bringing more good news for web design community and that’s why are going to show you some of the best CSS3 tutorials for 2011. Obviously many awesome CSS3 features are widely used by advanced web designers and we can see many absoultely amazing demos and examples around the web but sometimes it is hard to find comprehensive educational material on the current topic. Today we’ve prepared for you a delicious collection of really fresh and very interesting CSS3 tutorials 2011. Also some of these tutorials are mixed up HTML5 and CSS3 but you know that these two are almost inseparable.

1. Animated Form Switching

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2. Multiple Backgrounds with CSS3

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Website Usability Tips, Tricks and Mistakes. Roundup from DesignFloat

Being one of the most important aspects of web design, usability turns out to be the hot topic of various posts today. It doesn’t matter with what type of project you are working, you should realize the importance of its usability. It is the key point for those who want to make their customers happy. If you want to improve your work and make it really effective, Website Usability Tips, tricks and mistakes will be of a great use for you. Usability tips will help you find smart solutions to make your websites user-friendly.

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Must Know Usability Tips for Web Designers

Website Usability Tips
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How To Minimize Errors And Create More Usable Websites

Website Usability Tips
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Tour de France: Posters, Installations, and Street Art

It’s the final week of the legendary Tour de France – extremely exciting annual bicycle race being held in France and nearby countries. Usually as part of the Tour de France event celebrations, fans and sport junkies put forward a number of creative ideas to mark this interesting cycling race. Those who took a keen interest in watching this fast grueling race can follow its unfolding drama with our roundup – you’ll see various street art installations along with some superb illustrative posters appeared around the time of the legendary Tour de France.

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Floating Furniture. Cool Design Illusions

Contemporary designers offer us a great variety of furniture for all tastes. Today we can choose not only the ergonomic models, but also the original solutions for our apartments. Among millions of modern trends Floating Furniture is perhaps one of the most popular. It creates the cool illusion of levitating above the floor, and it is hard to guess how it is constructed. This illusion can be created in various ways: the bottom of the floating furniture can be somehow hidden, it can be also made of the acrylic material, the complicated structure of lines and fastenings can create such visual effect. Most of the examples of floating furniture look just awesome and are worth your attention. Let’s enjoy them!

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Cloud Sofa by D.K. Wei

Floating Furniture
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Floating White Dresser by Ronald Tuber

Floating Furniture
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