Unsplash.com – FREE [Do Whatever You Want] Hi-Resolution Photos.

I’m still trying to wrap my head around this great resource! The title says it all: Do whatever you want with these beautiful hi-res photos for the incredible price of FREE!!!!!! They promise 10 new photos every 10 days. I’ve been using them at our church for design projects and the collection is big enough that it seems like there’s …

Free Summer Party Graphic [PSD]

Summer is quickly rolling in and today I created this graphic for our church’s Summer Party (formerly known as the infamous “Church Picnic”). I’m not ashamed to admit that I’m not a graphic designer. I know how to follow some good instructions (tutorials) and I get by that way. With that out of the way, I just wanted to pass along …

Create Conference 2012: Keynote With Whitney George

Whitney George is the Arts Director at Church on the Move in Tulsa, OK. There, he oversees the teams that are responsible for service planning, worship, video, graphics, and production. ***Disclaimer – these are not official conference notes but simply unedited notes that I’ve taken on my iPad. Enjoy! Keynote With Whitney George U2 in Arrowhead Stadium in 1997 – epic event/memory What if …

Create Conference 2012: Creating a Delicious Logo – Michael Buckingham

Michael Buckingham is the Experience Pastor at Victory World Church in Atlanta and President of Holy Cow! Creative. ***Disclaimer – these are not official conference notes but simply unedited notes that I’ve taken on my iPad. Enjoy! Creating a Delicious Logo Figure out who you are as a church before you start a logo Your brand goes from parking lot to center stage. I see this, …

Use CameraBag 2 To Smarten Up Your Blogging Workflow

As a blogger, you’ve got to learn to dabble in a few different areas to maintain a somewhat successful blog. WordPress, code, photo editors, and of course, social media sites. Since I manage a couple of blogs and sites, I am always looking for “tools” that will help me work smarter, not harder. One that has caught my attention lately …

3 Beautiful Vertical Scrolling Website Designs

Parallax is a difference in the apparent position of an object viewed along different lines of sight. The term derives from the Greek word parallaxis, meaning alteration. In web design, the parallax effect is a relatively new trend. The effect itself has been around for a while, but lately is becoming more used and talked about. Here are some recent …