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What You’ll Be Creating Ever wanted to turn an app interface PSD into a fully animated demo for your clients or site? Turns out, you can use Photoshop for that, too. In this tutorial, we will design a simple news iPhone app, and then animate it for client presentation and export it as a GIF file. You’ll learn everything you need to go from idea to animated demo, all inside any recent version of Photoshop. Tutorial Assets We’ve used Photoshop CC in this tutorial, but CS5 or 6 would work as well to follow along. You will also need the following stock photo to complete this tutorial. Please download them before you begin, or substitute with a similar picture and adjust the steps accordingly: Mobile Phone
What You’ll Be Creating About two months ago, I’d written a tutorial about drawing badgers (and some other animals of their family). This time we’re going to use tips from it to create a cute scene with a badger-mama and her baby. We’ll start from scratch and you’ll be able to learn a lot of useful tricks to create a quick illustration. Then you can use the final sketch to bring it into vector with Sharon Milne . Find a bit of paper, grab a pencil and let’s get started! 1. Sketch the Base Step 1 Let’s draw the ground first. It’s very important to define perspective for the picture, even when it has nothing to do with architecture or right angles. Just draw simple lines as if they were laying flat on the ground. Step 2 Use quick gesture lines to create a general shape of the badgers. All you need to do is to define the position of spine, head and back. Such a fast sketch helps avoid stiffness of figures and it lets you to sketch the idea before going into anatomy and other complicated things. Notice how I defined the volume of the bodies. Step 3 When the general shape is done, you should do a pose check. Sometimes the gesture looks great, but it may be anatomically impossible. Of course, you can bend the rules, but try not to go too far away from them. Step 4 Use the base we’ve created to sketch the outline. Don’t pay too much attention …
Draw a Cute Badger Scene Step by Step
What You’ll Be Creating Photoshop is great tool for graphics design, especially digital
What You’ll Be Creating Snakes are one of the most-drawn animals, if not the most drawn animal. They’re considered to be very simple, with no legs or special muscles that need to be defined. There’s only a head (without ears!) and a long tail—what can go wrong? So, welcome to the perfect start into the world of animal drawing: a guide to drawing snakes! I’ll show you how to draw both venomous and harmless snakes, and how to draw their scales and patterns realistically. We won’t focus only on one species, but rather will look at the techniques you need to draw any part of any type of snake. Aafter going through this tutorial, you should be able to draw most varieties of snakes almost effortlessly. 1. Snake Bodies Basic Anatomy Let’s start with some basics about snakes’ anatomy. We tend to see think of snakes as
What You’ll Be Creating The original Godzilla movie is probably one of the most important and influential monster movies of all time. If you’re a big fan of cinema, you have probably already heard about the new Hollywood remake, which is currently being promoted with some astounding artwork. In this tutorial, we will create a fan-made movie poster, astutely named Goodzilla in Adobe Photoshop. Let’s get started! Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial. Make sure to download them before getting started. If they are not available, please find alternatives. Hong Kong 5 Godzilla
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create an animation of a running cheetah, using a simple frame editor in Adobe Photoshop.
What You’ll Be Creating We have learned what light and shadow are to imagine forms. We have taken a good look at all the fundamentals of color and its properties . We have also learned a lot of tricks that are crucial in adding life to the picture . Now it’s time to use all this knowledge and take it to practice. We’re going to draw a horse based on my tutorial , so you can easily join in, even if you’ve got no skills in drawing animals.
In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed spray can vector icon in Adobe Illustrator. For starters, you will find out how to set a a simple grid and how to create a bunch of pixel perfect shapes using basic tools and effects. Once you have the main spray can vector icon, you will learn how to work with complex gradients and how to add subtle shadows and highlights using basic blending and vector shape building techniques. Finally, you will learn how to create a simple mesh and how to easily recolor your spray can vector icon. Tutorial Details: Spray Can Vector Icon Program: Adobe Illustrator CC Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate Topics Covered: Basic Tools and Effects, Transform techniques and the Appearance panel Estimated Completion Time: 1 hour 30 minutes Final Image: Your New Spray Can Vector Icon As always, this is the final image that we’ll be creating: Step 1 Hit CTRL + N to create a new document. Select Pixels from the Units drop-down menu, enter 600 in the width box and 480 in the 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 …
Spray It Up! Make Your Own Spray Can Vector
Add a touch of luxury to your designs with these shiny golden ribbon banner vectors. Easily create banner vector shapes with warped rectangles and apply a series of gradients to the shapes to get a gilded perfection.
Access All Areas members have already been treated to a wide variety of premium textures , particularly from Matt Borchert who previously donated a fantastic set of vintage etchings textures for members to enjoy. Matt has been busy putting together another pack of awesome resources, this time a sampler of all the premium textures he has on offer in his Creative Market store . It comprises of 22 textures of various types and a handy Photoshop Action to automatically give the textures a transparent background for easy use in your designs. Matt Borchert creates a wide variety of resources for graphic design and illustration for his Creative Market store . Matt’s best selling items are his comprehensive texture packs, which Access All Areas members had a taste of with his Vintage Etchings Textures Vol.3 donation to the member’s area. Other