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Tom Nadam questions and studies the concept of montage. These iconics and common pictures are collected for their plastic qualities, their chromatic recurrences, their pictorial repetitions and their symbolics. He diverts them, interprets them and appropriates them through drawing. The notion of montage and collage emanates by the diversities of treatments and mediums on the same area. He uses drawing and painting as a language, a writing style, for narrative purposes.
Tom Nadam’s website shows a nice use of Apoc (Blaze Type) limited to two sizes, for body text and headings. Tom Nadam’s visual identity relies on the graphic singularities of Apoc and its quirky aesthetic.
If there was ever a year to remember to put your health and wellness first, 2020 is definitely the year. There was a lot to process as we tried to navigate the “new normal,” and it seemed like our limited energy was going in every direction, the least of which was ourselves and our own well-being. If you can relate, we’re betting someone you know can too. We hope with this gift guide, you’ll find something that will help your giftee feel rejuvenated, revitalized and refreshed for the new year. (And yes, you can definitely be your own giftee. #treatyourself)
Mini Handy Pillow by OSTRICHPILLOW \ $35
Naps are an essential part of self-care, whether it’s just five minutes to close our eyes or a two-hour sleep to recharge. If you only have a few minutes to catch some Zzzs, this handy pillow makes it a more pleasurable experience by having something soft to rest your head on. It’s also great to carry with you when you travel if you need a quick nap on the plane.
Wellness Starter Kit by Vejo \ $130
Not only can you bring your smoothie on the go with Vejo, you can make it on the go too. A Vejo is a portable blender that’s so slim in profile, it can fit in your car cup holder. It comes with a wireless charging capsule and on one single battery charge, you can make 30 blends. We love that this starter pack comes in a variety of Immune blends to make sure you’re in tip top shape for the cold season.
A Black Obsidian Gua Sha Massage Stone by Alder New York \ $30
There is definitely a wow factor involved with this all-black gua sha stone (you usually find them in jade or rose quartz instead). Spending a few minutes with a qua sha stone will drain your lymphatic tissues, lift your skin and improve circulation around your face which leads to a healthier complexion.
Bath Salts by OY-L \ $20
If you can remember to make time for it, a bath does wonders for rejuvenating your mind and body. Dim the lights, add in these bath salts, and just inhale-exhale your way to a calmer state of mind.
Sampler Pack by Recess \ $30
If you or someone you know likes to partake in Dry January, a health trend that encourages cutting out alcohol for the month, this drink alternative might help you make it to your goal. It’s a sparkling water infused with real fruits and CBD extract that will leave you feeling calm, not high. The sampler comes with Recess’ six current flavors: Black Cherry, Blackberry Chai, Blood Orange, Coconut Lime Peach Ginger and Pomegranate Hibiscus. And who knows, maybe your Dry January will become Dry 2021.
Cedar Clove Beard and Shave Oil by Hudson Made \ $28
Beards deserve their own kind of TLC and this beard & shave oil delivers just that. It uses cedar to activate blood circulation and detoxify the skin, with the clove added into neutralize skin irritants.
Rose & Coconut Milk Soothe Bath Soak by Klei Beauty \ $28
This bath soak is way too pretty to be tucked away in the cabinets, which also means you’re more likely to remember to make time for a nice bath if you see it next to your tub. The base of this bath soak is salt from the Dead Sea, a sea lake on the Israeli shore that’s rich in minerals like magnesium, calcium, sulfur, bromide, iodine, sodium, zinc and potassium. These will help soothe achy muscles, restore moisture to your skin and calm your nerves. With the scent of of rose flower and cedar wood wafting in your steamy bath, you might never leave.
Everyday Oil \ starts at $14
For the longest time, Everyday Oil only made one product, its Everyday Oil (it recently expanded its offerings to include two hand sanitizers). The Everyday Oil comes in the brand’s mainstay blend or an unscented version, but trust us, the original scent is incredibly aromatherapeutic because of its essential oils blend of palo santo, lavender, geranium and clary sage. You can use it as a body oil, face oil, hair oil, even as a facial wash!
If you’re still undecided or haven’t found the right gift, there’s one universal gift that is well-liked by friends, family, colleagues, and kids alike: the Design Milk gift card. Let your recipient pick out something for themselves from our shop. We’re sure that they’ll find something they didn’t even know they wanted.
Welcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in just a minute!
Watch A Flower Brush in Action!
Creating custom brushes in Adobe Photoshop is as simple as finding the right stock. And with thousands of floral stock images available through our Envato Elements photo library, you can create your own garden of floral brushes in a matter of a few short steps.
In this quick video, learn how to make a flower brush in Photoshop, as well as how to customize the brush settings in Adobe Photoshop.
If you enjoyed this video, remember to check our Envato Tuts+ YouTube channel where you’ll find even more awesome video tutorials about Photoshop, and much more.
And if you want to save time and have a variety of professional flower brushes ready to use, scroll down after this tutorial to check five awesome flower brushes for Photoshop from Envato Elements, all included with your subscription.
What You Will Learn In This Adobe Photoshop Brush Tutorial:
How to make a flower brush in Photoshop from scratch
How to turn an image into a brush
How to modify a flower brush in Photoshop
To complete the tutorial, you will need the following assets:
One of the best ways to create Photoshop brushes is to create one from a photo.
Once you’ve chosen your image, open it in Photoshop and go to Image > Adjustment > Hue and Saturation. Decrease the Saturation to -100 to turn the flower black and white.
To make sure your flower brush has plenty of detail, go to Image > Adjustments > Curves, bringing down the curve of the RGB channel to help define the petals and flower details.
Use the Rectangular Marquee Tool to select the flower, and then go to Edit > Define Brush Preset and name your new brush.
Test out your floral brush on a new document. For an even better brush, hit F5 on your keyboard to bring up the Brush panel. Select Brush Tip Shape and change the Spacing to 150%. Then select Shape Dynamics and increase the Size Jitter to 100%.
5 Top Photoshop Flower Brushes From Envato Elements
You’ve learned how to make a flower brush in Photoshop from scratch. And even though it’s really easy to do a flower petal brush in Photoshop, there are times when you just need to have a flower brush Photoshop pack ready to use. That’s when Envato Elements comes in handy.
Check our selection of the best and most beautiful flower brushes below:
This flower petal brush Photoshop pack contains 15 brushes for your creative projects. Play with the transparency and layers and combine them for a unique creation! If you’re looking for a lotus flower Photoshop brush, or a rose brush, these will make you really happy.
Looking for watercolor flower brushes for Photoshop? Here you’ve got a pack of 75 high resolution brushes. Use them for stationary, invitations or any other idea! In this flower brush Photoshop pack you’ll get:
This elegant flower brush Photoshop pack will give your creations a realistic and distinctive look. There are 15 high resolution flower brushes in this collection. You can mix and match them to create an even more unique composition!
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Wanda is an independent American film from 1970, written and directed by Barbara Loden who also stars in the title role; her first and only film. Set in the anthracite coal region of eastern Pennsylvania, this road movie focuses on Wanda, who goes on the run with a bank robber.