Unlimited, for Disabled Artists

Unlimited aims to embed work by disabled artists within the UK cultural sector, reach new audiences and shift perceptions of disabled people. We are looking to support commissions for disabled artists and companies that support disabled-led work across all art forms. We are looking for quality, innovation and ambition across everything we commission. Find out 

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Film Showing Excerpts From Burning Man Festival 2016

Burning Man Festival 2016 This film, posted on Vimeo, and titled, “Burning Man 2016 Hyperlapsed” does capture the wonderful creative insanity and anarchy that is the Burning Man Festival. I Love it! It just looks like so much fun! I hope that one year I get to go to the festival… I’ve collected a few 

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SVG For Ever – SVG icons

Icons, don’t graphic designers just love them? I had been a real fan of icon fonts until I recently discovered the joys of SVG icons. SVG or “Scalable Vector Graphics” are XML-based vector images with support for interactivity and animation. It’s also reasonably straightforward to re-colour them. SVG images and their behaviors are defined in 

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Email link code that writes subject and more

Using “mailto:” for the basic email link An email link is simply one that upon clicking it will open the user’s email client of choice and add the email address to a new blank email, simple! It uses the code: “mailto:” before the email address, and it looks like this: <a href=”mailto:iopan@hotmail.com“>Email iopan</a> So the 

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Quick Reference: Web Accessibility

Principles of Accessibility Perceivable – Available through sight, hearing, or touch. Operable – Compatible with keyboard or mouse. Understandable – User-friendly, easy to comprehend. Robust – Works across browsers, assistive technologies, mobile devices, old devices/browsers, etc. Follows standards. Provide appropriate alternative text Every non-text element needs a text alternative (alt text) that provides an equivalent 

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Accessible Screen Fonts

Fonts which are easier to read on screens, especially for the visually impaired. Font Recommendations There are a great number of fonts which could be eligible for use as an accessible screen font. The ones I’ve chosen to show here are some of my favourites, and are all available free of charge. Remember to check 

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How to write signatures in email

HTML email signatures The email signature that I have recently developed for 2015 can be seen below. I made this signature for my Hotmail account. I wanted to have a ‘hand written’ signature in there, as well as my company logo, email address, postal address and icon links to my social sites. Some may think 

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Free Astrological Symbols: planets and aspects

Using the traditional astrological forms, I have created icons of the planets and some of the major aspects and other chart symbols. If you’re an astrologer or perhaps an interested graphic designer, then you can download the png or svg’s of them for free from this page.     Planets & Asteroids Name Symbol png 

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Designing for the Completely Blind: Screen Readers

Popular Screen Readers By the term ‘completely blind’ I am referring to users who do not use the internet as a visual medium at all. These are people who most often make the use of screen readers to convey the printed word into a spoken alternative. Popular Screen Readers include: Screen Reader Operating System Availability 

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