Free Wallpapers from HOW Magazine

Whether you’re searching for inspiration or want to enhance your design skills—or, like most of us, both—you’ll find what you need at HOW Design Live 2015.

For the first time ever, HOW is offering free wallpapers of the best illustrations from our issues!

Each of these free wallpapers was created for HOW’s November issue by the great designers and illustrators our art directors work with.

Do you create great illustrations and images you’d like us to feature as free wallpapers? We’d love to showcase your best work—including credit to you and a link to your website, of course!

If you want to submit a wallpaper so that our users can download and use them, please email your designs, a short bio, and any relevant links to

We request that you submit your image in the following file sizes: 800×600, 1024×768, 1280×720, 1280×800, 1280×960, 1280×1024, 1440×900, 1600×1200, 1680×1050, 1900×1200, 1920×1080

By submitting your work, you are authorizing HOW to publish and distribute your artwork for download. Your work will be credited.

To download each image, right-click the size of your choice (e.g., 800×600) and select “Save As.”

“Selling Without Begging”

by Melissa McFeeters

“Forget cold-calling—reel in the clients you really want with these 6 practical techniques.” – David C. Baker, HOW’s November 2014 Issue


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“An Offer You May Want to Refuse”

by CSA Images

“Have an employer who can’t let you go? Here’s why counteroffers can be counterproductive to your career.” – Diane Domeyer, HOW’s November 2014 Issue


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T8185Delve into the vibrant history of contemporary illustration with Fifty Years of Illustration by Lawrence Zeegen and Caroline Roberts. Whether you want to learn more about the flagrant idealism of the 1960s, the austere realism of the 1970s, the superfluous consumerism of the 1980s, the digital eruption of the 1990s, or the rapid diversification of illustration in the early 2000s, get an in-depth look at the historical contexts pertaining to the important artifacts and artists of the illustration industry in the latter half of the 20th century.


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