Cowboy Boot Design

Designing Western-themed versions of Every Floor Is A Dance Floor t-shirt graphics lead me to learn about the design profile of Cowboy boots, the different parts of a cowboy boot, and the design differences between men’s cowboy boots and women’s cowgirl boots. As I started to vector outline various brand’s cowboy boots, the main difference …

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What Are The Different Cowboy Boot Designs?

Now that I’ve spent time meticulously drawing a cowboy boot in Affinity Designer for an Every Floor Is A Dance Floor™ t-shirt, I’m getting deeper into the actual design profile of a cowboy boot. Cowboy Boots Hub has an excellent article, Everything You Need To Know About Cowboy Boots, showcasing 5 different design styles as …

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How to Edit Text to get a Warp Effect With Affinity Designer – David Allen

The goal is to make vertical text on a curved path. But since Affinity Designer doesn’t have a straight-forward way of accomplishing this effect we need to jump through a few hoops: Starting in Affinity Designer Making text outlined Switching to Affinity Photo and using the Warp Tool Switching back to Affinity Designer Warnings: Converting …

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Kadence WP – Remove Column From Content Flow On Mobile

Goals: 1) On desktop, laptop, tablet: fill screen with 2 columns (that have unique content in each column). 2) On mobile phone: display only 1 column (and its content) and remove the other column (and its content) from the content flow. The final CSS that accomplishes the goal The desktop layout is made using the …

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Webp Converter and Web Optimization Process

Convert images to Webp format for faster website loading Save image as JPG Run through ImageOptim Run through an online Webp converter, like CloudConvert Example: 417 KB: Size of exported JPG from Affinity Photo at 72 ppi at 1200 px X 675 px (WordPress’s recommended Featured Image dimensions) 91 KB: After running JPG through ImageOptim …

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WordPress Syntax Highlighter Plugins

For years I’ve been using the “Enlighter – Customizable Syntax Highlighter” plugin to display code on my WordPress site. But I’ve never really been crazy about the color themes. I’ve also gotten used to seeing the cool color theme that StackOverflow uses to display code. And while StackOverflow is using their own syntax highlighter theme …

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