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Create Grainy Textures In Illustrator
Create Grainy Textures In Illustrator
Creating grainy textures are great for retro illustrations, typography, and logos. Alternatively, you can incorporate these effects into compelling new styles. You can always scan in similar textures and Live Trace them in Illustrator, but you can pretty easily create this type of effect all inside Illustrator
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Create a Chubby Kid Character: Part II
Create a Chubby Kid Character: Part II
Hi again. Now that you completed part one you can proceed to the second one. This one it’s a bit more complex. You will start with the face and the hair then you will continue with the legs and the boots. Finally, using simple ellipses, roughen effect and pathfinder options you will create some snow.
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Create Winter Festival Brushes in Illustrator CS
Create Winter Festival Brushes in Illustrator CS
In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to create a holly, ivy and a berry brush to create a Winter Festival wreath. The brushes aren’t limited to this and can be used in pieces of vector art and decorations.
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Create a Personalized Toolkit for Making Maps
Create a Personalized Toolkit for Making Maps
There’s no need to reinvent the wheel every time you draw a map. With Illustrator, you can set up your own map-making toolkit, full of the styles, symbols and other elements you use every time. Having all of these things in one place which will ensure accuracy, consistency and readability, three of the most important qualities of an informational graphic.
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Create a Vector, CD/MP3 Car Stereo
Create a Vector, CD/MP3 Car Stereo
In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create your own subwoofer and a CD/MP3 player for a car by using Ellipse Tool, Rectangle Tool, Pen Tool and Gradients.
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Create a Dripping Icing Cake Font
Create a Dripping Icing Cake Font
Learn how to create a Dripping Icing Cake font in Illustrator & Photoshop!
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Make an iPod Nano Using Illustrator’s 3D Effects
Make an iPod Nano Using Illustrator’s 3D Effects
While Illustrator is not a true 3D application, you can still achieve sophisticated results with a few simple shapes. Both parts of this video tutorial are included in this post. In Part 1 of this tutorial, you’ll learn all about Illustrator’s 3D effects, plus a few handy tips and tricks. In Part 2, we’ll create shiny icons and a glossy screen, then put it all together using Symbols and 3D mapping. Two new time-saving tools in Illustrator CS5 will also be demonstrated.
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Make an Anti-counterfeit Ticket with Blend Modes and a UV Varnish
Make an Anti-counterfeit Ticket with Blend Modes and a UV Varnish
Create your own anti-counterfeit raffle ticket from scratch in Illustrator. You will learn how to use various blending modes to create a complex design and also how to prepare your file for printing with an offset UV varnish.
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Creating a Maneater Vector Girl through Collaboration
Creating a Maneater Vector Girl through Collaboration
In this tutorial you’ll see a collaboration between two vector artists. Ashley S. Benson will be responsible for the initial composition layout and coloring while Sharon Milne (me) will be refining and adding further detailing to the collaboration. You’ll learn techniques from both artists and learn some helpful collaboration tips.
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Create a Realistic, Burning Sparkler Using Adobe Illustrator
Create a Realistic, Burning Sparkler Using Adobe Illustrator
In this tutorial we will create a photorealistic image of a sparkler. We will learn how to create vector textures using the standard bitmap filters. We’ll create complex lighting from two light sources using gradient fills, Blending Modes, and Clipping Masks. Let’s get started!
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Create a Cute Vector Reindeer Character in Illustrator
Create a Cute Vector Reindeer Character in Illustrator
With Christmas being just around the corner I thought it would be fitting to create a festive themed tutorial. Follow this step by step process to design a cute little vector reindeer character. We’ll begin by creating the basic structure of the character with basic shapes, then build up the details with gradients and effects.
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Design Process: How to Draw the Super-Villain Megamind in Illustrator
Design Process: How to Draw the Super-Villain Megamind in Illustrator
In this tutorial we will create a vector drawing of the super-villain Megamind. Along with this, you will learn how to observe the “hidden” technical details a design needs to alter the audience’s reaction the way YOU want.
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Add depth to your art with expert shading techniques using Illustrator
Add depth to your art with expert shading techniques using Illustrator
Bristol-based artist Ben Steers will show you how he uses gradient effects and opacity masks to overcome this, as he takes you through how he created his piece, Gone Karting.
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Syringe Icon Tutorial :D
Syringe Icon Tutorial :D
Learn how to create a Syringe icon with illustrator CS5
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20 + Fresh & Beautiful Corporate Websites Inspiration
20 + Fresh & Beautiful Corporate Websites Inspiration
Trends are changed nowadays every thing is available on the web, Now main thing of Promoting business are websites. That’s why Every company wants to make there website Unique and different from others, But they should keep in mind that site must be looking Clean, Clear ,Simple and Readable. That’s why today i posted 20+ fresh and Beautiful Corporate Websites for your inspiration. Hope you’ll like the list and share this post to your freinds.
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