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The Sketch Handbook by Smashing Magazine, Christian Krammer

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Chapter 9The Final Breakpoint: Desktop Widescreen

Even with rise of handheld devices, desktop computers will probably not go away anytime soon. Having started small and determined the appearance on the typical tablet resolutions of 768 and 1024 pixels, let’s look at a typical desktop computer, 1920 pixels width. As before, the first task is to duplicate the current artboard and change its width to 1920 pixels; the height should be about 5000 pixels for now. Choose something like “Article Large” for the name of the new artboard. Again, the base for all new modifications is the vertical baseline grid and the horizontal column grid, so let’s change them to the new requirements in the Layout Settings.

With the artboard at 1920 pixels, the column grid ...

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