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What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial, we are going to design a set of icons in Adobe Photoshop. An icon set needs to have the same background and theme. For learning purposes, we are going to design a sun icon, an ice flake icon, and an RSS icon. Let’s get started. 1. Preparing the Canvas Step 1 Start by making a new file with size 350 px × 350 px . Click the small box next to the
Advertise here with BSA In the realm of digital illustration there’s a lot to be learned from web design. Many layouts rely on illustrated vector graphics to enhance branding, content, and functionality. In fact modern illustration design and web design seem to be closely interlinked through a very systematic methodology. I’ve put together a series of websites featuring illustrated graphics for design inspiration. These examples should prove useful whether you’re a graphic designer, web designer, or some combination of both. Plus there’s always room for growth and you can learn an awful lot by studying the work of others. GitHub Education Shady Acres Greensboro Tattoo n.design Netlife Research HTML5 Lab WebbliWorld The Goodetime Gals Applove Shipment App Rangus Old Loft Pixel Wrapped Bear CSS Chubbygrub Dean Oakley Jes
What You’ll Be Creating In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a simple player bar UI in iDraw for iPad.
What You’ll Be Creating The Flame Generator filter in Adobe Photoshop CC is a new feature that’s designed to render realistic flames on user-defined paths. This tutorial will show you how to style and texture a rusty text, then add some flames using the filter, along with some other smoke and sparks textures to create a vibrant flaming text effect. Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial. Intro Regular
What You’ll Be Creating I had a bouquet of yellow roses on the table and decided to draw it. Without a clear picture in mind I usually experiment a lot with colors, gradients, and transparency. In this tutorial I am going to highlight a few tricks that I use when drawing with Adobe Illustrator. 1.
Last week I shared the news of Design Cuts’ Birthday Bonanza celebrations and posted a list of popular fonts bundles I thought you guys might be interested in. It turned out you were so keen to grab them that you crashed their whole site! Alongside tasty fonts, general design resources also seem to be popular with my readers, so this week I’ve selected the best collections of vectors, brushes and actions that had previously expired, but are now available again for a limited time only. The All Inclusive Design Bundle If you would like a bit of everything, the All Inclusive Design Bundle is a great choice. This deal is a mix of best-selling items from top creative marketplace authors, including fonts, vectors, textures, brushes, Photoshop actions, stock photos, and so much more! With a regular price $876, you’re really getting a fantastic deal with it being discounted to just $29. Grab this deal now! The Gigantic Vector Elements Bundle Have you ever wanted a whole stock vector library to yourself? The vector bundles that are being re-run are packed full of all kinds of resources. The Gigantic Vector Elements Bundle in particular has some lovely textures, floral patterns and vintage illustrations. Grab this deal now! The Ultimate Creative Vector Elements Collection …
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We all use Adobe Illustrator in different ways, to different ends. But we can all benefit from making our workflow more efficient. Here are seven ways you can automate or eliminate monotonous, repetitive tasks, so you can focus on being more creative and productive. 1. Use Workspaces for Easy Access to the Panels You Use Most The particular arrangement and configuration of the panels in Illustrator is called a Workspace . There are several built-in Workspaces, each suited to a specific kind of work. These are simply the configurations Adobe thinks you’ll use for any given task, but you don’t have to agree. You can arrange the panels any way you like, then save the arrangement as your own personal workspace. Go to the Window menu to Workspace > New Workspace , give it a name, and click OK . You can save your preferred panel arrangement as a custom workspace. TIP : If you move panels around and things start to get messy, simply click “ Reset ____ ”, and everything will go back to its neat and tidy original configuration. 2. Use Keyboard …
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The 7 Habits of Highly Efficient Adobe Illustrator Users
This month we celebrated all things wickedly spooky here at Tuts+. And of course, Halloween wouldn’t be complete without a fun community project to inspire fear in us
What You’ll Be Creating Sometimes you want to paint something, but your idea is too elusive to plan the picture properly. You just start painting and the result is unpredictable. In this tutorial I’ll show you a fast method to paint freely and spontaneously, while keeping control over the process. I’ll teach you how to tame your imagination and use it to bring an idea to life. A fast process requires simple tools, so we’re going to use only one, self-made brush. Adobe Photoshop isn’t obligatory here, but you’ll need to work some things out yourself if you use other programs. In order to prove to you how fast this method is, I decided to do something uncommon. In this tutorial I’ll…
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From Speed Paint to Detail: Paint a Bat-Cat in Adobe Photoshop
What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial you’ll learn how to use gradients, effects like drop shadows and outer glows, and custom brushes in order to render a Halloween-inspired scene that looks as if it’s made of dimensional, illuminated paper cut-outs. While nothing beats carefully cutting and layering shapes in various types of paper, this tutorial will let you try out the style and design ideas without investing in the tools and techniques needed for paper cutting. 1.