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For a while, it seemed liked every client wanted grungy graphics. This might sound familiar, “I like it, but can we grunge it up more”. Don’t get me wrong, having some grunge can create a great deal of depth to a design or illustration, but there can be to much of a good thing. This is the technique I use because it is quick and consistent, making it easy to create grunge text vectors. Notes: Grunge Text Vectors This tutorial was created with Illustrator CS3. You should be alright if you have Illustrator CS2. I suggest having the Raster Effects at 300 dpi. This will generate the best quality in the effect. You can change this by going Effect > …
Tips! Quick Grunge Text Vectors
What You’ll Be Creating Creating custom watercolor brushes is as easy as dripping ink or watercolor paint onto paper. You will have custom, ready-to-paint brushes in no time thanks to this simple tutorial. Download the attached watercolor scans and follow the steps below to create your own set of drippy, splashy, and splattered brushes. 1.
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial you’ll get a proper introduction to the features of the Text Tool and Text Properties docker in CorelDRAW, through the creation of a label design for food products. Get to know how to alter horizontal type, type and edit on a curved path, and type within various shapes. I’ll also give you an overview of the various options to further edit text. Fire up
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed MacBook illustration in iDraw.
What You’ll Be Creating Autumn beauty is all around us. Let’s display this magic of nature through our artwork. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create perfectly shaped leaves, berries, and chestnuts. As usual—you guessed it—we will use just simple shapes and a few useful tricks. 1. Creating the Chestnut Leaf Step 1 Open Adobe Illustrator and create a new document ( Control-N ). First, we are going to create the stalk. Set the fill color at R=132 G=98 B=3 , and then take the Polygon Tool and click on your art board. Make it
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial, you will draw your own script font (or work off an existing one) and render it into a completed shiny, golden design. Create dimension in the design by doubling up on the text’s line art, set up thinly stroked paths on one side, and use golden gradients to create gilded lettering fit to print. The following tutorial assumes you are familiar with the
Embossed text has an uncanny way of being classic and modern at the same time. Creating embossed vector text styling is easy to do in Photoshop, but in Illustrator, it is super simple to create letterpress styled text while keeping the text editable. Utilizing the Appearance panel and Graphic Styles, you can quickly and consistently apply this embossed vector text style to any editable text and other vector objects. Final Image: Embossed Vector Text Below is the final embossed vector text treatment we will be working towards. Tutorial Details: Embossed Vector Text Program: Adobe Illustrator CS4 Difficulty: Beginner Estimated Completion Time: 5-10 minutes Step 1 Create a rectangle with the Rectangle tool (M) and fill it with a color of your choosing to start out this embossed vector text tutorial. I filled mine with a light blue color. I like having a background color on which the text can be placed to really see the highlights of the letterpress embossed vector text. Still, you can create this tutorial on a white background. Step 2 Type out some text with the Text tool (T) and chose…
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Embossed Vector Text Style: Up Your Class in Minutes
What You’ll Be Creating Graphic designers use typography in hugely diverse
Need an interesting and quick background or texture for your project? Create easy bokeh vector style designs for backgrounds, icons, to be added into larger work, and more in 15 minutes or less with this quick tutorial.
What You’ll Be Creating At this point, after practicing the concepts in Letterforms at Their Core ,