Mary Lou

ML is a freelance web designer and developer with a passion for interaction design. She studied Cognitive Science and Computational Logic and has a weakness for the smell of freshly ground peppercorns.

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Manoela's Articles (454)

Page Loading Effects

In Playground,

A set of creative page loading effects that use SVG animations with Snap.svg. The idea is to show an overlay with a interesting shape animation while new content get... read more

Minimal Form Interface

In Playground,

A very simplistic form interface that shows only one text input at a time and reveals the next input with a subtle transition. The concept is based on the form at th... read more

3D Grid Effect

In Playground,

A proof-of-concept effect recreation of the animation seen in a prototype app by Marcus Eckert. The idea is to flip a grid item in 3D, expand it to fullscreen and re... read more

Google Grid Gallery

In Blueprints,

A responsive Masonry grid with a gallery view using 3D Transforms. Based on the gallery seen on the Chromebook Getting Started guide by Google.... read more

Simple Stack Effects

In Playground,

A set of simple stack effects for inspiration. The main idea is to have one item shown initially and then, on some trigger, more items are revealed as decoration. As... read more

Fullscreen Overlay Effects

In Playground,

Some simple and creative overlay styles and effects. From sliding the overlay into the viewport to using SVG morphing shapes, we explore some effects for fullscreen ... read more

Scattered Polaroids Gallery

In Playground,

A flat-style Polaroid gallery where the items are scattered randomly in a container. When a specific item is selected, it will move to the middle while the other Pol... read more

Dot Navigation Styles

In Playground,

Today we'd like to share some subtle effects and styles for simple dot navigation with you. These styles could, for example, be used for a page scroll navigation or ... read more

Shape Hover Effect with SVG

In Tutorials,

In this tutorial we'll recreate the hover effect as seen on The Christmas Experiments website. We'll be using SVG for the shape and Snap.svg for animating it on hove... read more

SVG Drawing Animation

In Playground,

A little experiment that explores the usage of SVG line drawing animations to precede the appearance of graphics or website elements, simulating the loading of them.... read more