Inspired by Nature: 27 websites with Wood
Nature elements especially wood can be seen in many website design nowadays. The natural textures and shading of the wood surface and color can make a website looks rich in texture and green in feel. Even well known web designers like Alex Buga and Shane Seminole Mielke also used wood as part of their portfolio site design.
Wood mainly being used as a website’s background image, but there’s some other websites use wood for other purposes as well. It’s fascinating to see how different wood color and texture can give different feelings to enhance the design. However, this does not mean that simply using wood texture can make the design nice. Many other design elements like font, color schemes etc has to take into consideration as well, in order to be harmonic with the wood. Well, you can learn from the 27 good website designs that with wood.
Below are the 27 websites with wood. Click the image to link to the site.
Brand Neu Sense
Joe’s Crab Shack
AIGA HI | 50
Art of Wood
bandPush.ca – Demo Tapes and Dreams
Buffalo – web design & E-commerce
Fingal Creative Communications
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ISO50 – The Visual Work of Scott Hansen
…. Joe & Leo’s ….
life in mono | a photographic journal of kalon edser
Lounge Lizard – Interactive Design Firm
Mick Fanning – Official Site
Stacy’s Pita Chips
…::: RUNKID v2.0:::…
Sully’s Design Studio
More wood inspiration:
10 Websites with wood – Tutorial Blog
Wood – The Best Designs
Design Melt Down – Got Wood?
Texture King – Wood
Texturez.com – wood
Deviant Art – wood
References: The Best Designs | Design Link Database | Straightline.jp | Web Design Index by Content