Art and design

Measuring the value of open hardware design

With the rise of distributed manufacturing with 3D printing, the number of hardware designs released under free licenses is growing exponentially...Read more

Good design matters for open source projects

Woman sitting in front of her computer
The design of everyday things is an important cultural movement. Of that, most of us have no doubt. We want our tools to work flawlessly and...Read more

Tutorial to create a vector graphic with Inkscape

Grumpy cat graphic by Kimberly Keyes
Inkscape tutorial for tracing an image. For the purpose of this demonstration, I’m using Inkscape for Linux Mint.Read more

Iron Man costume made on the shoulders of giants

Jeremy Hansen Iron Man costume
In this interview with Jeremy Hansen, software engineer and web developer at Red Hat, we explore his hobby for cosplay (short for costume play) and...Read more

Has the time come to rebrand open source?

Free and open source software
Robert Lindh is keen to start a conversation about how others fair when selling FOSS solutions and whether its time to re-brand open source? He...Read more

On a quest for a new logo and open design at Mozilla

Being open is part of Mozilla's DNA. It's not just the code, and Mozilla has opened up its design process to its community. In this interview, Art...Read more

A free culture event in Pakistan

Faisal Maseet
Wiki Loves Monuments is one of the most successful free culture events worldwide. In this interview, we speak to Saqib Qayyum from Wikimedia Pakistan...Read more

What does an open design studio look like?

Why and how I set up an open source creative studio.Read more