Orignally presented on September 23, 2010 this one hour presentation, is part of the Web Designer's Idea 3 Part Series
is now available OnDemand. In this DesignCast, Patrick McNeil shows some practical examples of how inspiration has been used to create beautiful sites without blurring the lines of plagiarism. He will break down several designs and how the inspiration the drove the designs was used. Last, he will also describe the ideal part of the overall process that inspiration can play.
In the DesignCast, you'll learn:
• How inspiration is used to build a new design
• How to use inspiration without plagiarizing
•How the process fits into the workday
Patrick McNeil is a designer, web developer and author. His diverse interests merge technology and design, resulting in work that touches everything from high design to hard-core programming. Ultimately, his love for design, inspiration, and sharing knowledge has fueled his passion for running DesignMeltdown.com where he has cataloged and observed web design trends for the past six years. Patrick's second book, The Web Designers Idea Book Volume 2, was just released. This follow-up book presents another massive dose of design inspiration through various trends and patterns.