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Member forabout 4 years






I am a freelance designer and aspiring dev who loves Silverstripe and lives in Maine. I like Smarties (American variant), but prefer Neccos if pressed to choose one slightly dusty wafer candy.

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  • HTML5 Color Palette HTML5 Color Palette

    HTML5 color palette to select colors.

  • Subtle Patterns Subtle Patterns

    High quality resource for anyone in need of tilable textured patterns.

  • Modernizr Modernizr

    Modernizr is an open-source JavaScript library that helps you build the next generation...

  • Colorhexa Colorhexa

    TL;DR WolframAlpha for colors that offers design suggestions is a colo...

  • Better CSS Font Stacks Better CSS Font Stacks

    This is a listing of great font stacks to use to take advantage of fonts that are alrea...

  • Beginner's Guide to Pairing Fonts Beginner's Guide to Pairing Fonts

    Pairing fonts can be a challenge. Selecting two or more fonts which work well is one th...

  • jQuery Fundamentals eBook jQuery Fundamentals eBook

    The purpose of this book is to provide an overview of the jQuery JavaScript library; wh...

  • Pictos - Using Icon Fonts Pictos - Using Icon Fonts

    Pictos Font Server: Serving Custom Built Icon Fonts to Your Website. Also Hand Crafted,...

  • Free Vector World Maps Free Vector World Maps

    World Map (with/without labels, color or b/w): This map may be used freely for any purp...

Tutorials are any resources you learn from.

Examples: an intro to html5 screencast, a pdf about git, photoshop effects tutorials, meta-programming in ruby, lambda calculus, higher-order fixed-point combinators.

Tools are websites, apps or services used -on- your project (indirectly), to aid the process.

Examples: A color scheme generator, email marketing software, usability heat maps, css3 code generators, a downloadable png compressor.

Assets are downloadable files used -in- your projects, usually as code, textures, or images.

Examples: a jquery sticky menu, photoshop brushes, background textures, mvc frameworks, twitter bootstrap, 960 grid system.