Fun photo effects:

https://photofunia.com/effects/watercolor

a great site for creating your own digital online portfolio:

http://prezi.com/
A designers portfolio
http://pinileibovich.wix.com/studio-work?experiment_id=empty&orgDocID=lvzWlJyfHdI-a&wixComputerID=dvcBoU6vO4WeLSH51q8uqHLExfOPZeXibPMYmn3xea2uET9fVqWn4ZTUSdfIQfXrMnLlC1QR8XYtmF6xS%2Bqf7w%3D%3D&gu_id=a0150a8c-db02-4ee3-a4bf-e0b0a6ffa232&wsess=&partner_id=WMGs4POB1ko-a

[[#|Cool]] grunge font designer:
http://www.davidg.ro/freebies/70-best-grunge-fonts/
http://www.davidg.ro/featured-articles/600-photoshop-brushes-strokes-stains-splatters-spray-watercolor/
Check out site below for photoshop tutorials (very helpful)
http://swimchick.net/tutorials/leading-and-kearning
The current issue of Extra Curricular magazine has a featurette on New Zealand illustrators. Included are Angela Keoghan, Devon Smith, Erica Lack, and Robert Sly.
Extra Curricular can be found [[#|online]] at
http://extracurricularmag.blogspot.com/
additional websites of interest.
http://www.thepicturegarden.co.nz/
http://www.paperparasol.blogspot.com/
http://www.devonsmith.co.nz/
http://cloudsandmountainsetc.blogspot.com/
http://ericalack.blogspot.com/
http://sarahlarnach.blogspot.com/
http://www.scaredycat.co.nz/
http://www.kimberleemunnillustration.co.nz/

Mr Wang's logo exemplars

Concepts (Scale, rotation, reflection, space, alignment, font types)

LESSON.jpg

Texture concept development

All Concepts - Copy.jpg

"Smart" Lettering concepts

Smart Logos.jpg

smart logo concepts 1.jpg