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What You’ll Be Creating In the following steps you will learn how to create a colorful propeller pinwheel illustration in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to setup a simple grid and how to create the first propeller using basic tools and effects. Moving on you will learn how to add color and shading for these shapes using basic blending and vector shape building techniques along with the Appearance panel. Using a simple Transform effects and a bunch of new colors you will learn how to multiply and recolor the new propellers.
What You’ll Be Creating I previously showed you how to create your own annotation style in Adobe Photoshop . In the following steps you will learn how to create a simple set of annotations in Adobe Illustrator.
What You’ll Be Creating For starters you will learn how to setup a simple grid and how to create several pixel perfect shapes. Moving on, you will learn how to add subtle highlights using the Pathfinder panel and basic blending techniques. Finally, you will learn how to add shading and a simple background using the Appearance panel and the Stroke panel along with a bunch of simple effects. 1. Create a New Document and Set Up a Grid Hit Control-N to create a new document. Select Pixels from the Units drop-down menu, enter 600 in the width and height boxes then click on 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 .
What You’ll Be Creating In the following steps you will learn how to create a pretty simple box icon in Adobe Illustrator.
What You’ll Be Creating You will learn how to setup a simple grid and how to create your mustard bottle using a bunch of linear gradients, some meshes, simple blending techniques and several effects.
This step by step tutorial will show you how to turn your concept art into a gorgeous vector image, so that, in the future, you can quickly duplicate the results, and start churning out more and more of these lovely graphics.
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Illustrator and Photoshop Tutorials Roundup – March 2014 – Pixel77
In the following steps you will learn how to create a fun character face in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to setup a simple grid and how to create two, simple art brushes. Next, using basic tools and effects along with the Blend Tool you will learn how to create the head and the ears of your character. Using those saved art brushes along with some basic effects and blending techniques you will learn how to create the hair. Moving on, you will create the nose and a subtle shadow using two simple blend and a bunch of Drop Shadow effects. Taking full advantage of the Appearance panel you will learn how to create the eyes and the eyebrows. Using the Pucker & Bloat and the Zig Zag effects along with some neat stroke attributes you will create the tiny, orange bow tie. Finally, you will learn how to add a simple background and a subtle speech bubble. 1. Create a New Document and Set Up a Grid Hit Control-N to create a new document. Select Pixels from the Units drop-down menu, enter 600 in the width and height box then click on 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 > Snap to Grid ). For starters you will need a grid every 5px , so simply go to Edit > Preferences > Guides > Grid , enter 5 in the Gridline every box and 1 in the Subdivisions box. You should also open the Info …
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Create a Fun Cartoon Character Face in Adobe Illustrator
In this tutorial, we’ll be looking at two point perspective. Two point perspective is by far the best suited perspective drawing styles available for rendering environment concept art. The reason for this is the fact that realism and proportions can be achieved fairly quickly, and the focus remains on the composition, rather than on the technical details. Some Points to Consider When working with two point perspective, there are some things you should consider. All vertical construction lines are parallel to one another All vertical lines constructed at the intersection point of the two lines running towards the vanishing points All horizontal construction lines lead to a single vanishing point, based on the plane on which they are located on The two further away from each other you place…
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Technical Drawing for Beginners: Two Point Perspective
In today’s tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a complex gold graphic style which includes a reflection, dropping shadows and highlights. These all can be created with the help of the most powerful tool available in Adobe Illustrator–the Appearance panel. You learn how to create this graphic style and then apply it to editable text objects. Have fun learning our new vector tutorial! Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Illustrator CS5 – CC Difficulty: Beginner – Intermediate Topics Covered: Appearance panel, Scatter brush, live effects Estimated Completion Time: 20 minutes Final Image Step 1 Start Adobe Illustrator, then go to the File > New… . In the opened dialog box choose…
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How to Create a Gold Text Effect and Graphic Style in Illustrator
This step by step tutorial (with pictures) shows you how to create Art Brush in Illustrator . Checkout and download awesome art brush designs.