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Our articles on art and design include how open source software, hardware, and design are shaping today's artists and concepts.

Animation magician: 8 ways to turn cheating into an art form

Animation is a labor of love, but sometimes time and money outweigh all that passion, and you just...
How the 'itch-to-scratch model' can solve our UX woes

If we want open source UX to improve, we have to change the way we're approaching the problem...
How to draw primitive shapes with BRL-CAD

Learn how to draw primitive shapes with BRL-CAD, which can be used for geometric modeling of more...
2 open source Adobe InDesign scripts

Many artists must use InDesign, a closed-source application, but they can use open source scripts...
Python tricks for artists: How to add interactivity to any Python script

Use these techniques to add interactivity to any Python script.
Rewriting the history of free software and computer graphics

A new history of computer graphics and software development that sheds light on new ideas for...
Best of Opensource.com: Art and design

As technology evolves, so do artists. Learn about top open source programs and tools.
Top 34 open source creative tools in 2016

We look at open source creative tools for artists, graphic and fashion designers, musicians,...