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Recite.com has a new logo

Recite.com has a new logo

The guys over at Recite.com have come up with a new logo. I kind of dig it. What do you all think? They have also simplified the color scheme.

Create Visual Quotes and share with your friends

Also, I heard through the grapevine that they are going to be freshening up the template selection with some new designs, landscapes and backgrounds for upcoming holidays.

From what I have seen on the internet, this is still my favorite site for creating visual quotes.

Memes are funny… but these are inspirational and beautiful

Show and Tell: Jason Ruddy

Show and Tell: Jason Ruddy

Posted by on Jun 2, 2012 | No Comments

Jason Ruddy is an illustrator and writer from Buckinghamshire in England. Jason studied Animation at University but in the last few years has discovered more of a love for writing and illustrating for children. He is currently working on his first picture book whilst also trying to juggle dangerous objects (just as a flaming skittle). His collaboration project, Monster Riot is run by him and his wife Catherine who produce eccentric retro illustrations and quirky plush creatures. They’re clients so far include Threadless, TJunk, Digital Artist Magazine and many others. For more work visit monsterriot.com.

Show and Tell: Sterling Salzberg

Show and Tell: Sterling Salzberg

Posted by on Jun 1, 2012 | No Comments


Sterling Salzberg is a developer/designer and musician. In the past, he’s worked as a front end developer for social startup LinkedFA. He currently works as a designer for Jogonaut where they focus on what they’ve coined as Mixed Reality Games. In his free time, he works on his own mobile apps such as Stout, records, listens to and performs pop punk tunes and drinks way too much beer and coffee. You can follow Sterling on Twitter or Tumblr.

Show and Tell: Brad Woodard

Show and Tell: Brad Woodard

Posted by on May 31, 2012 | No Comments

I am a graphic designer and illustrator, located in Southern California, who never seems to have enough hours in the day. My days are spent as a full-time designer at Column Five Media, and by night I continue working doing freelance here and here, and blogging about design at Visual News.

Show and Tell: Kaatya Kelly

Show and Tell: Kaatya Kelly

Posted by on May 30, 2012 | No Comments

Kaatya Kelly is a graphic designer from Moldova. After 12 years of drawing icons, illustration and interface graphics she has moved to Prague to receive her bachelor of arts degree in graphic design and expanded her interests to calligraphy, typography and children’s books. She is fascinated by natural structures and interested in connections between art, design and mathematics.

Show and Tell: Christopher Cacho

Show and Tell: Christopher Cacho

Posted by on May 29, 2012 | No Comments

Christopher Cacho is a designer, illustrator, fanboy, and a self-proclaimed sea captain with a stubborn curiosity living in Austin, Texas. He is currently part of the in-house design team at BancVue. Enjoys eating soup and makes a pretty good Old Fashioned.

40 More Photographers from Toronto You Should Know About

40 More Photographers from Toronto You Should Know About

Posted by on May 29, 2012 | No Comments

Between instagram and the increasingly common use of professional cameras, it seems nowadays everyone considers them self a “photographer”. But for those of you who are interested in seeing truly artistic and unique photographs, we have sifted through the creative crowds to find the best of the best Toronto-based photographers as featured below.

40 More Photographers from Toronto You Should Know About

40 More Photographers from Toronto You Should Know About

Posted by on May 29, 2012 | One Comment

Between instagram and the increasingly common use of professional cameras it seems nowadays everyone considers themself a “photographer”. For those of you who are interested in seeing truly artistic and unique photographs however, we have sifted through the masses and found the best of the best Toronto-based photographers, featured below.

30 Photographers from Toronto You Should Know About

30 Photographers from Toronto You Should Know About

Posted by on May 29, 2012 | 2 Comments

If you haven’t had enough of Piccsy’s featured Toronto-based photographers, here are 30 more who really stand out from the crowd. The artists behind the following visual masterpieces range from freelance professionals and award winning photojournalists to those simply engaging in their favourite self-taught hobby – and everything in-between.