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Sketchbooks for web designers.

  • # April 8, 2013 at 9:08 pm

    Before i start working on a new project i usually sketch everything out before i begin. I use a regular sketchbook that is specifically made for drawing. But it’s annoying not being able to draw perfectly strait lines and such, even with a ruler. So i’m wondering if anyone knows any excellent sketchbooks that are specifically made for Web Designers/UI Designers. I used Google and found a few interesting sketchbooks but nothing that i would pay for. So i’m asking if anyone knows any amazing sketchbooks that are used for designing UI/web pages.

    # April 8, 2013 at 10:05 pm

    I’m not sure of any but I always used “dot grid” books. Also, how can you not draw straight lines with a ruler?

    # April 8, 2013 at 10:28 pm

    Yeah, I use dot grid books too. I’m a big fan of this: http://notemaker.com.au/products/behance-dot-grid-book-australia-newzealand

    But a cheaper version like this would also suffice: http://dotgrid.co/dot-grid-book-a4-black

    # April 8, 2013 at 10:36 pm

    @chrisburton Lol. The lines come out straight but slanted.

    And i’ll check dot grid out. Thanks

    # April 9, 2013 at 3:21 am

    100% digital tablet for me. The speed in which you can do basic sketching is incredibly fast compared to the sketchbook and it’s much easier if I really get a good set of concepts to start converting it into a more finished product. Nothing beats the tactile though (I’m a pencil artist by hobby), but for work the tablet is the way to go. Plus, those straight lines just glide with the shift key :P

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