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Project: CSS Layouts

Tinkering and practicing with the wonderful CSS Grid and Flexbox by creating different page layouts.

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Project: HTML Canvas – The Bauhaus emblem

Resources: HTML Canvas – MDN Web Docs Bauhaus (Wikipedia)

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Project: CSS Text Effects using mix-blend-mode

I wanted to see how I can design letters with patterns and colours, blending them as if you created them in a graphics editors like Photoshop or Illustrator. The key CSS property for the effect that I learned is mix-blend-mode – and it’s really quite fun! This is actually two sets of the alphabet then […]

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Project: JavaScript Pig Game

Finished project from Udemy JavaScript course. I wanted to see if I can go through the course and practice some JavaScript. Check out the finished product. Friendly note: This post is about a project I did early last year 2018

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Being Curious

I’ve been watching John Maeda’s videos on YouTube and just trying to take in as much of his thoughts, ideas, and philosophies when it comes to technology, design, and life; the first being his TED Talk on Simplicity which prompted me to read his book Laws of Simplicity. I’d like to make a list of […]

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Coursera Final Project: Brand New Brand

I finished my capstone project for California Institute of the Arts course Graphic Design Specialization. Brand New Brand is the final course where we apply what we have learned from the past courses Fundamentals of Graphic Design Introduction to Typography Introduction to Imagemaking Ideas from the History of Graphic Design Brand New Brand Fundamentals of […]

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Introduction to Typography – Final Assignment

I finished the course Introduction to Typography in Coursera offered by the California Institute of the Arts. I enjoyed the lessons a lot as I have been interested in typography and calligraphy of late. I think I will never look at a font the same (simple) way again. Here’s my final assignment submission where we […]

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Mondrian Art in CSS Grid

I wanted to learn CSS Grid Layout but not just code a bunch of boxes. I found Jen Simmons’ Mondrian Series as well as her ever so insightful CSS videos and decided to try it out as well. Here’s what I have so far – Artworks in CSS Grid – I wanted to create a […]

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Project: CSS Secrets

I challenged myself to go through every solution from the most fantastic CSS book ever.This is my journey. I hope you find it useful. Head over to my page CSS Secrets. Code available in github

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Book Notes: Creative Confidence

Notes and thoughts about the book Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All by Tom Kelley and David Kelley of IDEO. The Heart of Innovation “Creative confidence is a way of seeing that potential and your place in the world more clearly, unclouded by anxiety and doubt.” Flip Believe that you can make a […]