Have a read of this interesting article that revolves around a series of incidents in which high profile pieces of work have been re-appropriated by rivals, students and even job candidates. "Good artists, copy - great artists, steal." To read the article: Click Here...

Silvertoad Crew are so impressed by the burgeoning and inspired talents of the talented lad Yung Lenox (aka YUNG GOD!), who at age 7 is filling Instagram account with his own re-creations of classic LP cover art, (mainly golden era Hip Hop / Punk and Metal)....

This month Adode has released a series of tutorials giving users a first look at the New Adobe InDesign and Illustrator Creative Cloud features released this week. Terry White's tutorials and insights are valuable to any designers that uses these programmes for their day-to-day work. Here are links...

Silvertoad Ltd. took a look at this wonderful trouble-shooting website TOPTENREVIEWS.COM that specialises in road testing each and every new design software platform. Take a look at how they've broken down the pros and cons of using the leading programmes and which products came out on...

by Rick Poynor and Michael Rock (1995) Published in Multiple Signatures: On Designers, Authors, Readers and Users (April 2013) and www.2x4.com Rick Poynor -  Terms such as art criticism, literary criticism, architecture criticism and film criticism are so familiar that they require little explanation, whether we are interested...

WALLPAPER GRADUATE DIRECTORY 2013 It's always a pleasure to see what young minds will bring to the many fields of innovative design in all its forms and disciplines. Distilling all of these qualities into a few Internet pages the annual Wallpaper Graduate Directory is always worth...

Check out Matthias Borowski’s sweet furniture Three-piece 'sweet'. Get it? Oh well, humour is all relative. Have a 'butchers' at this collection of photos showcasing Matthias Borowski's oversized sweet furniture designs. Matthias Borowski is a design academy graduate of Eindhoven. Matthias Borowski began considering the gap between product design...

Simple packaging principles and practices that are more efficient and save resources are one our minds here at Silvertoad. Have a look below at some useful points if you have a product packaging brief. Designers can’t provide practical contributions to minimize the use of natural resources,...

Still on that cassette theme, here's a more literal interpretation of cassette art. Nothing clever about this, no double takes, just a lot of charm and some ambitious typography in Steve Vistaunet’s collection of mixtapes. We're suckers for hand-drawn and his early desktop-publishing examples just don’t...