Classes, Workshops, Tutoring and Educational Materials for Budding Web Designers

Resource Site for Open Source Software, Tutorials, Worksheets and more for students taking classes and workshops.

Hosting services:


Assisted startup

Hands-on development


Web Design Applications & Tools:
Graphics/Image Editing

Open Source Software:

10 Excellent Open Source and Free Alternatives to Photoshop

GIMPshop is a modification of the free/open source GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP), intended to replicate the feel of Adobe Photoshop. Its primary purpose is to make users of Photoshop feel comfortable using GIMP.

Online Tools

Online Photo Editors Compared

Filters & Generators

Want to create a favicon? here's a link to the favicon generator

The Dummy Text Generator helps you create dummy text for all your layout needs.

Image Libraries

IconFinder allows you to search through 115,827 icons or browse 276 icon sets.

"50 Fresh Useful Icon Sets For Your Next Design"

We've got an app for that!

Quick Web Apps:
Notepad ++ a powerful code-based program for editing html files
IrfanView -a very fast, small, compact and innovative graphic viewer for Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7.
FileZilla to put your files up on the server

Top Reference Link:
HTML Tutorials

HTML Color Chart

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