Nibbles Tutorials: Snack Tutorials for Hungry Designers

A great site that covers designer-oriented Expression Blend topics is Celso Gomes’s Nibbles Tutorials site: This all-Silverlight site features some nice articles on how you can use Blend to create WPF, Silverlight 1, and Silverlight 2 applications. He recently updated it cover the new features in Blend 2.5 such as the Visual State Manager, so…

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Creating a Vista Style Button Template

Vista UI designs for buttons have a very distinct look.  With the gradient and shine effects that compose this style it would be useful to be able to create buttons with this style and provide an easy way to change just the base background color so that you can create different colored buttons such as:…

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Samples and Tutorials for Expression Blend have been updated to match the Release Candidate!

The Samples and Tutorials for Expression Blend have been updated with the following changes: The samples and tutorials now reflect the Release Candidate (RC) build of Expression Blend.  Additional sources of tutorials and samples were added to the bottom of Samples and Tutorials Gallery – Expression Blend. Each of the tutorials appears much longer than…

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Samples and Tutorials Gallery – Expression Blend

For Expression Blend tutorials, there are a lot of great resources on the web you can visit: Google, Live. On the team itself, we have quite a few people who write tutorials on Expression Blend / Silverlight / WPF: NibblesTutorials (Celso Gomes) kirupa.com – Blend / WPF Tutorials (Kirupa Chinnathambi) kirupa.com – Blend / Silverlight Tutorials (Kirupa Chinnathambi)…

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