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Inspiring Creative Work.


Graphic Design Industry News.

Graphic Design

General Design Topics - No work requests in this forum, and no free requests or contests anywhere on this forum.

Design Resources

Graphic Design Resources.

Web Design

Web and App Design posts.


Discuss typefaces, point size, line length, leading, line and letter spacing.

The Crit Pit

Post your work for critique, but wear your heavy sweater!

Traditional Illustration

Discussions about traditional Illustrators and the art of traditional Illustration. Please post questions about Adobe Illustrator in the Adobe Forum.

Business Issues

Discuss the various business issues involved in Graphic Design here. No pricing discussion!

Printing and Prepress

Post pertaining to Printing and Prepress.

Student Forum

Still in School? Post your questions about design in the real world here. No requests for free work allowed.


Questions on all types of Software.


All posts pertaining to digital and traditional photography, photo challenges, community projects, resources, techniques and equipment.

Introduce Yourself

New to the forum? Come on in, say hi, and let us know who you are. We promise we’ll say hi back.


Jobs and Paying projects. No spec work or contests! Paid work only. If you don’t want the job, don’t post, thank you.

Off Topic

General posts here that don’t fit another topic, and unrelated to Graphic Design.

The Badgers Den

A gathering place for members to relax and enjoy a virtual frosty beverage.