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Using the blend tool in Illustrator, we`ll show you how to give your icons a trendy “long shadow” effect. Make your web icons really pop!
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Today we will talk about the technique of creating guilloche pattern vectors using the Envelope Distort, Blend Tool and Pattern Brush. Guilloche pattern vectors are commonly used to protect the securities and banknotes from counterfeiting. Usually, to generate a guilloche pattern vector, designers use special expensive software. You might not have known that Adobe Illustrator helps to create guilloche pattern vectors, using only native features. Let’s see how it’s done! Tutorial Details: Guilloche Pattern Vector Program: Adobe Illustrator CS2 – CC2014 Difficulty: Beginner Topics Covered: Envelope Distort, Blend Tool and Pattern Brush Estimated Completion Time: 20 minutes Final Image: Guilloche Pattern Vector Step 1 To begin this guilloche pattern vector tutorial, open Adobe Illustrator and create a new document ( Cmd / Ctrl + N ). Your artboard can be any size. The guilloche pattern vector we’ll create will work equally well in the RGB and in the CMYK color modes. Step 2 Take the Pen Tool (P) and draw a wavy line with no fill like shown in the picture below. You do not need to repeat the exact shape of the curve – just place the handles of the start point and end point of the path horizontally. To do this, …
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Tips for Guilloche Pattern Vectors in Under an Hour!
In this tutorial you’ll learn how to create dimensional text inspired by vintage packaging designs and logotypes. Pour a cup of coffee, sit back, and let’s create some text with the help of Illustrator effects, the Blend Tool, and textures fit for the branding of a coffee house.
In this tutorial we will learn how to create a vector character using the Pen Tool, linear and radial gradients, Art Brush, Pattern Brush and Blend Tool. For manual …. Adobe Illustrator tutorial : Draw realistic liquids in vector art .
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The Blend Tool is a powerful tool which allows you to create quick and easy blends in Adobe Illustrator. In this quick tip screen cast, I’m going to show you how to create a sunset using primarily the Blend Tool.
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Create a Sunset Scene Using the Blend Tool in Illustrator
Difficulty: Beginner; Length: Medium; Tags: Tools & Tips, Tutorials , Vector . … Create a Sunset Scene Using the Blend Tool in Illustrator … Sharon Milne aka ChewedKandi is an Illustrator and Author specialising in vector art .
Geometric print designs have been quite the trend as of late. Using the Blend Tool (W) , the Appearance panel in Adobe Illustrator, and a trendy color palette we’ll create a hexagonal design of our own, ready for the printers. 1. Draw Your Hexagons Step 1 The first step is simple: draw a hexagon. To do so easily use the Polygon Tool to create a 6-sided polygon with a Radius of 100pts . Step 2 Draw a second, smaller hexagon next to the first. This one has a Radius of 20pts . 2. Blend the Hexagons Step 1 Select both hexagons and Align their centers (both Vertically and Horizontally ). Using the Blend Tool (W) , select both shapes and apply a blend of 6 Steps . I change the colors of the hexagons before applying the blend so the blend is easier to see. Step 2 With your newly blended group selected, go to Object > Expand , and Expand the group so you have eight stacked objects. 3. Divide into Sections Step 1 Use the Line Segment Tool () , draw a straight path in the center of the hexagon, bisecting it horizontally, from …
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How to Create a Blended Hexagonal Print Design in Adobe Illustrator
In this screencast, we’ll take an in-depth look at the Blend Tool and the blend-making options. This will be a good start for beginners, a refresher for more experienced users, and along the way, you’ll learn some hidden tips.
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Quick Tip: An Overview of Blends and the Blend Tool in Illustrator
In this tutorial , you'll learn how to create custom vector fire. We'll use custom art brushes, and will alter shapes with the Blend Tool and manipulate the look of your strokes and objects with Blending Modes in order to create a text treatment that
Long shadows are all the rage. There are many ways to create them, but using a Blend has its advantages. The blend remains live, so if you want, you can chan…