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In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a neat toothpaste text effect in Adobe Illustrator using a pattern brush. For starters you will learn how to setup a simple grid and how to build pixel perfect vector shapes using basic tools and the Pathfinder panel. Moving on you will learn how to use a simple script and how to ease your work using the Shape Builder Tool. Next, you’ll learn how to easily and rename two simple patterns and how to create your own pattern brush. Finally, using your pattern brush along with some subtle Drop Shadow effects you will create your text effect. Tutorial Details: Toothpaste Text Effect Program: Adobe Illustrator CC Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate Topics Covered: Basic Tools and Effects, Transform techniques, Patterns and Pattern Brushes Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Final Image: Toothpaste Text Effect As always, this is the final toothpaste text effect image that we’ll be creating: Step 1: Toothpaste Text Effect To start our toothpaste text effect tutorial, hit Control + N to create a new document. Select Pixels from the Units drop-down menu, enter 600 in the width box and 730 in the height box and then click the Advanced button. Select RGB , Screen (72ppi) and make sure that the Align New Objects to Pixel Grid box is unchecked before you click OK . Enable the Grid ( View > Show Grid ) and the Snap to Grid ( View…
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Create a Toothpaste Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator!
Want to create and export custom color swatches but don’t know how? Well follow the steps presented in this little tutorial and you’ll be able to master it in no time! A Bit More Detail Learn more about Adobe Illustrator on Envato Tuts+: Mastering Color in Adobe Illustrator
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial, you will discover how easy it is to create a pattern with a knitted effect using just two basic shapes: the rectangle and the ellipse. This pattern is seamless, so you can use it as a background or wallpaper in your future projects. At the end of the process, I will show you a simple way to recolor the artwork. Check out other knitted patterns to enlighten your inner inspiration! Knitting is very traditional, looks cozy and reminds us of warm sweaters, hats, and scarfs. You can find a lot of patterns at Envato Market .
What You’ll Be Creating You may want to make a retro video game or help with making the graphics for one. Then you’ll need a sprite: a pixel art character, animated and in different stances. Then check this lesson out, as we’ll make a cute little bunny and give it a running loop animation. If you find doing the actual pixel work too difficult or tedious, feel free to shop for great ready-made sprites as well as any other game assets
In most of our tutorials and courses at Envato Tuts+, we aim to cover a topic in depth, giving you a comprehensive understanding of the concept or skill we’re teaching. But we also know that people don’t always have time to read a long tutorial or watch a 15-part video series.
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial you’ll learn to create a vintage-style fashion illustration. The “Grease” movie with gorgeous costumes, wonderful music and a 50s atmosphere will serve as an inspiration for us. Let’s fantasize together about how an ideal dress for a dance should look. 1. Make a Sketch Step 1 Create a New document, 600 x 900 px , RGB . Change the first layer name to “sketch”. Step 2 At the beginning, let’s draw a schematic sketch using a silhouette and some attributes inherent to this period. If you need more inspiration before you start sketching, you can get lots of ideas from looking at
What You’ll Be Creating If you’re a fan of Grease , you simply can’t forget the iconic dance scene, where Sandy and Danny attend a televised dance-off at their high school.
What You’ll Be Creating What can be more fun than helping Frenchy learn hair and makeup skills? In this tutorial we’ll create icon assets and a cute portrait bust illustration perfect for a spa and makeup mobile app inspired by one of the cutest characters from Grease ! We’ll build each asset with the help of a provided sketch and learn to render colorful designs quickly in Adobe Illustrator CC .
What You’ll Be Creating Everyone feels a certain passion for retro style! Those extraordinary clothes, those fancy hairdos, the music and, of course, the cars! In this tutorial we’ll combine our love for the 50s, cinematography and games, creating a crazy mix. We’ll make an aerial view of a stylized Greased Lightning retro car, using basic shapes, various types of gradients and blending modes, working with the Pathfinder panel and other functions of Adobe Illustrator. Grease is the word. It is a movie that represents the pure essence of the 1950s—a story of love, joy, beautiful things and marvelous cars. Those retro cabriolets with smooth rounded shapes and folding roofs. They definitely remain stylish and unforgettable.
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial we’re going to take a journey back in time and create some high-school-related objects from the 50s. During the process we will see how easy it is to use some of Illustrator’s basic shapes along with the Offset Path tool to create some great looking assets. If you want to add your own icons to this pack, but you don’t know where to start, you can find inspiration by taking a look at Envato Market where you can find tons of good packs by searching using “ high school ” as keywords. That being said, open up Illustrator and let’s get started. 1.