Best of May 2010, Tutorials, Inspiration and Resources

May has past and it seems with each passing month the content on the web keeps getting better. Tuttoaster has gathered some of the best tutorials, inspiration, resources and freebies for you, we hope you will enjoy them as much as we did collecting them.


We’re never to old to learn right? Then grab a seat and sit back because May brought us again some great awesomeness.

Cool Typography with the Blend Tool in Illustrator

Create a Carbon Mesh background in Photoshop

Create a Charming Jewellery Box

Create a Moving Optical Illusion

Create a Realistic Soda Bottle in Photoshop

Create a Social Media UFO Icon

Create an awesome Minimal Web Design: Part 1 – Photoshop

Create an awesome Minimal Web Design: Part 2 – PSD to XHTML & CSS

Designing an Infographic with HTML, CSS & jQuery

Hexagon Bokeh Effect in photoshop

HTML5 Globals & You

Rethinking Forms in HTML5

Remove a person from a photo with Photoshop CS5’s content aware feature

Spice up your Web Typography with @font-face

Playing with Inflate in Repousse in Photoshop CS5


We all need inspiration for our next projects or tips from the design community, we’ve gathered the best from May.

2010 Webby Awards – 50 Winning Sites

30+ Music Inspired Logos in Logo Design

40 Fresh websites for Daily visual inspiration

40 Various Examples of Round Edge Business Cards

45 Free Inspiring High Quality Typography Wallpapers

49 Fascinating E-Commerce Websites for your Inspiration

Creative Logo Design: 30 Negative Space Logos

Finding Design Inspiration from Magazines

Inkstrumental Special – 30 AMAZING iPhone Wallpapers

Matthew Leak’s Pick of the week – May 2nd 2010

Maps In Modern Web Design: Showcase and Examples

Showcase Of Beautiful Vertical Navigation Designs

Showcase of Multi-Colored Color Schemes in Web Design


Who doesn’t like free stuff, here’s a collection of resources we’ve found in May.

10 Must-Have Free Tools for Developers

20 Elegant Fonts for Clean Design

26 Free Progressive and Experimental Fonts

Exclusive Freebie Pack – Cartoon Interiors

Five Colourful Bokeh Textures

Free “Aurelius” Website Template

Freebie: Massive iPad Vector GUI Elements

Isloo – 50 Free High Quality Icons

Psdtuts+ Present – Exclusive Wallpapers From Intrinsic Nature

SimpleFolio Single Page XHTML Theme

Image by Shutterstock


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Matthew Leak is a freelance Web Designer and Developer from Manchester in the UK with an avid interest for new and exciting web technologies and trends. Follow Matthew’s updates on Twitter and be sure to check out his blog.

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