seattle https://design.org/tags/seattle en A Beast Every Week: Cool Creature Designs and Illustrations https://design.org/blog/beast-every-week-cool-creature-designs-and-illustrations <p>Adding to our collection of collection-based design and illustration sites, I'd like to introduce you to <a href="http://beasteveryweek.com/" target="A Beast Every Week">A Beast Every Week</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_05.jpg?1329713919" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-label">Images:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="300" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_00.jpg?1329713635" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_02.jpg?1329713635" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="447" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_03.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_04.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_06.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="432" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_07.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_12.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_08.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_09.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_10.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_13.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_14.jpg?1329713636" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="455" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_15.jpg?1329713637" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_16.gif?1329713637" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_17.gif?1329713637" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_23.jpg?1329713833" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_19.jpg?1329713833" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_20.jpg?1329713833" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_21.jpg?1329713833" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_22.jpg?1329713833" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_images" width="620" height="448" title="Design, beastaweek, illustration" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2012/02/19/beastaweek_01.gif?1329715180" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://design.org/blog/beast-every-week-cool-creature-designs-and-illustrations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/beast-every-week-cool-creature-designs-and-illustrations#comments character collection design illustration seattle series Mon, 20 Feb 2012 04:49:07 +0000 jessicapatterson 4111 at https://design.org The Dream: A Letterpress Print Series from Constellation & Co. https://design.org/blog/dream-letterpress-print-series-constellation-co <p><a href="http://www.constellationco.com/" target="Constellation &amp; Co.">Constellation &amp; Co.</a> of Seattle is the husband and wife design and print studio of Sara and Brad McNally. The pair created this series of unique letterpress prints with a mix of vintage type and advertising images. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/08/17/dreams_constellation_02.jpg" alt="Design, letterpress, constellation" title="Design, letterpress, constellation" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="438" title="Design, letterpress, constellation" alt="" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/08/17/dreams_constellation_01.jpg?1313641791" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-featured"> <div class="field-label">Featured:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Not Featured </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://design.org/blog/dream-letterpress-print-series-constellation-co" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/dream-letterpress-print-series-constellation-co#comments design graphic letterpress print seattle typography Thu, 18 Aug 2011 04:30:20 +0000 jessicapatterson 3245 at https://design.org The World Control Panel by Steve Lodefink https://design.org/blog/world-control-panel-steve-lodefink <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/24/Lodefink_panel_1.jpg" alt="Design, Lodefink, panel" title="Design, Lodefink, panel" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <p><a href="http://www.finkbuilt.com/blog/" target="Steve Lodefink">Steve Lodefink</a>, a UI designer for the Walt Disney Internet Group in Seattle, enjoys tinkering. His latest project, The World Control Panel, was designed at the request of his son, Harlan. The old-school UI panel illuminates different areas of the world map depending on the switch flicked. </p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="413" title="Design, Lodefink, panel" alt="Design, Lodefink, panel" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/24/Lodefink_panel_1.jpg?1300995092" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://design.org/blog/world-control-panel-steve-lodefink" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/world-control-panel-steve-lodefink#comments design industrial kids seattle Thu, 24 Mar 2011 20:23:54 +0000 wardandrews 2741 at https://design.org Amazing Game Concept Art by Daniel Dociu https://design.org/blog/amazing-game-concept-art-daniel-dociu-0 <p><a href="http://www.tinfoilgames.com/info.php" target="Daniel Dociu">Daniel Dociu</a>, a concept artist and art director in Seattle, has been working as an art director in the gaming industry for almost 20 years. Below you'll find a fraction of his concept art including work for Guild Wars 2. Some of my favorites in his portfolio are the environments that absolutely dwarf humanity. And be sure to note the surprising colors and highlights, making these look more like fantasy fine art than concept art.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="467" title="Design, game, DanielDociu" alt="Design, game, DanielDociu" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/04/Daniel_Dociu_1.jpg?1299263226" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://design.org/blog/amazing-game-concept-art-daniel-dociu-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/amazing-game-concept-art-daniel-dociu-0#comments artist concept design games illustration seattle video game Fri, 04 Mar 2011 18:38:52 +0000 administrator 2687 at https://design.org Happy Dr. Seuss Day! Help Yourself to Some Star Wars Dr. Seuss https://design.org/blog/happy-dr-seuss-day-help-yourself-some-star-wars-dr-seuss <p>Well, actually it was yesterday, but I thought these still deserved a posting. These illustrations by Seattle -based <a href="http://www.themightyadam.com/" target="Adam Watson">Adam Watson</a> explore the all-too-common questions of "what would Star Wars be like had Dr. Seuss been the creator?" Here you go:</p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/03/03/drseuss_watson_7.jpg" alt="Design, adamwatson, starwars" title="Design, adamwatson, starwars" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="852" title="Design, adamwatson, starwars" alt="Design, adamwatson, starwars" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/03/03/drseuss_watson_7.jpg?1299178804" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://design.org/blog/happy-dr-seuss-day-help-yourself-some-star-wars-dr-seuss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/happy-dr-seuss-day-help-yourself-some-star-wars-dr-seuss#comments design illustration seattle star wars Thu, 03 Mar 2011 19:02:50 +0000 jessicapatterson 2685 at https://design.org The Likability of Angry Birds https://design.org/blog/likability-angry-birds <p>This <a href="http://www.rovio.com/index.php?page=angry-birds" target="Angry Birds">Angry Birds</a> infographic from <a href="http://theoatmeal.com/" target="The Oatmeal">The Oatmeal</a> is all too true, and it made me laugh. The Oatmeal, or Matthew Inman, a website designer and developer in Seattle, was also kind enough to offer up his bird illustrations as open-source art via <a href="http://theoatmeal.com/comics/angry_birds" target="a fireworks file download">a fireworks file downlaod</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="963" title="Design, illustration, angrybirds" alt="Design, illustration, angrybirds" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/27/angrybirds.jpg?1298873715" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://design.org/blog/likability-angry-birds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/likability-angry-birds#comments design games illustration iPhone app seattle web Mon, 28 Feb 2011 06:16:47 +0000 jessicapatterson 2673 at https://design.org Typefaces of The World by Shelby White https://design.org/blog/typefaces-world-shelby-white <p>It's a poster kind of a day, so here's one from <a href="http://blog.wanken.com/about/" target="Shelby White">Shelby White</a>, a designer, blogger and photographer in Seattle. </p> <p><img src="http://design.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/blog-full-scale/blog/2011/02/17/typefaces_world_5.jpg" alt="Design, poster, shelby white" title="Design, poster, shelby white" class="imagecache-blog-full-scale" /></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="620" height="620" title="Design, poster, shelby white" alt="Design, poster, shelby white" src="https://design.org/sites/default/files/blog/2011/02/17/typefaces_world_1.jpg?1297979072" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://design.org/blog/typefaces-world-shelby-white" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://design.org/blog/typefaces-world-shelby-white#comments design graphic poster seattle typography Thu, 17 Feb 2011 21:54:45 +0000 jessicapatterson 2652 at https://design.org