Earn more with the designer's guide to money!

Increase your freelance rates, negotiate a pay rise and boost your clients’ profits with our ultimate guide to money, in the brand new edition of Computer Arts, issue 262, which hits the newsstand today. 

Our special embossed cover (all the more reason to get the print edition) was designed by our very own Jo Gulliver. Check out our behind the scenes video on creating 4,000 raised dots here: 

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Animade explains its cross-disciplinary offering

Animade explains its cross-disciplinary offering

Plus! We reveal how four studios increased achieved branding success for their clients, helping them bring in the cash. 

Elsewhere, discover how Finnish studio Werklig partnered with the Helsinki City Museum to put emotion at the heart of its new brand identity. 

Also inside Computer Arts 262

Surrealist shapes are being used in product and furniture design

Surrealist shapes are being used in product and furniture design
  • Matt Jones shows how to create your very own art toys
  • Illustrator Ugo Gattoni discusses the immersive power of large-scale art
  • How to achieve balance between money and happiness
  • Three designers critique the WeTransfer rebrand
  • We explore the latest trend for surrealist shapes
  • The best new design, illustration and motion work from around the world, and much more

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Rosie Hilder is Creative Bloq's Deputy Editor. After beginning her career in journalism in Argentina – where her blogging prowess led her to become Deputy Editor of Time Out Buenos Aires – she moved back to the UK and joined Future Plc in 2016. Since then, she's worked as Operations Editor on art and design magazines, including Computer Arts, 3D World and Paint & Draw, and got the 'Apple bug' when working on US title, Mac|Life. In 2018, she left the world of print behind and moved to Creative Bloq, where she helps take care of the daily management of the site, including growing the site's reach through trying to please the Google Gods, getting involved in events, such as judging the Brand Impact Awards, and helping make sure its content serves its readers as best it can. Her interests lie in branding and illustration, tech and sexism, and plenty more in-between.