How to generate h1 – h6 font sizes using LESS CSS

I’ve been a big fan of LESS ever since I started using it. I even created a free theme just to play around with it.  While working on a new free theme with my company 8BIT I wanted to figure out how to use LESS to generate the header elements and  different font sizes automatically.  It took a bit of trial and error ( mainly because I think there is a bug in LESS that caused an issue).
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Hal Asko – 97 year old Pixel Painter

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I Was very inspired by the story of Hal Asko. In fact I almost got chocked up in the likeness he had to my grandfather that past away last year. This generation of men where true crafstmen. In the video Hal “Grandpa” says

if it takes me two years to finish this area… then it takes me two years. I’m patient.

We forget how important this quality is as designers.

Find out more info about Hal.

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Designer Spotlight: Bruno Miranda

Bruno is a crazy talented urban artist/illustrator. Bringing together so wacky colors and concepts ( heads being split in half with their skull coming through). I really like his styling and ability to be consistent throughout a piece.

Check out more of his work.

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Steve Jobs and his motorcycle

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Steve Jobs revolutionized the computer and tech industry. When I was reading his biography last year I gained more even more respect for him when reading about him rolling in his 1966 BMW r60/2 to show his colleagues and inspire them to build a computer with the aesthetic and ingenuity of a BMW motorcycle, keeping every angle a piece of beauty. Apple has always pointed out how even the back of their computers look better then the front of most…  Now it all makes sense.

 

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Friday Inspiration 164

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