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Creating a Vector Illustration Complete Tutorial

If you’re a designer who just loves creating ‘stuff’, Adobe Illustrator should be your favourite tool! Armed with just a few tools and techniques you can use Illustrator’s range of shape tools to construct cool vector illustrations of anything. In today’s tutorial I’ll take you through my design process of creating a simple illustration of

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How to create a Leprechaun’s shoe in Adobe Illustrator CS4

In this detailed tutorial we’ll be learning how to create a Leprechaun’s shoe in Adobe Illustrator CS4 for the upcoming holiday, St. Patrick’s day. Combination of linear and radial gradients can be very useful for achieving nice results in creating realistic vector illustrations

How to Create the Letter S in the Shape of a Slinky Toy

In this tutorial we will create the letter S in the shape of a slinky toy. For these purposes we will be using the Blend Tool and simple circles. This is part of the recent Tuts+ Workshop: Alphabet Design Challenge. So let’s get started!

Create a Vector Bottle in Illustrator

In this Illustrator Tutorial we will learn how to create a glass beer bottle. Many designers-beginners experience some difficulties while creating glass objects. In my point of view, it is not a big deal, since glass objects have some glows and shades with sharp boundaries which can be easily created with the help of Illustrator.

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How to Create an Ultra Glossy Flaming Ball in Adobe Illustrator

Learn how to create a high gloss flaming ball using the Warp Settings, Blends and Transparency Panel in Adobe Illustrator CS5. The final image is scalable and can be used as an illustration or icon design. Let’s Begin!

Easy Flying V Guitar in Illustrator

Hi everyone, hope you guys had fun with my last tutorial about a realistic PS3 controller. For today’s tutorial we will follow the same idea and keep practicing our vector skills. We’re going to create a classic Gibson Flying V guitar using a similar process of rendering using Illustrator. This is intermediary tutorial, so if

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Vector Style Magazine Cover Design Using Adobe Photoshop

This is a detailed and step by step tutorial for creating an Vector based cover page design in Photoshop. This tutorial demonstrates effective usage of Photoshop’s vector tools and techniques. PSD file included

Create an African Silhouette Sunset Using Image Trace in Illustrator CS6

Adobe Illustrator CS6 introduces a revamp of the previous tool of Live Trace to a much easier to use Image Trace. In today’s beginner tutorial, I’m going to show you how to create a silhouette using Image Trace and overlap it onto a gradient and brush stroke sky to create an African inspired sunset scene

How to Make a Table Tennis Vector Illustration

In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to make your own table tennis illustration that includes a ping-pong paddle and ball. We’ll be using the Rectangle Tool, Pen Tool and gradients. Also we’ll use the 3D Extrude and Bevel options. If you have some experience working with Adobe Illustrator and want to take your vector

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Create a Cute Vector Penguin Character in Illustrator

Follow this step by step Adobe Illustrator tutorial to create a simple vector penguin character. We’ll be using many of Illustrator’s basic shapes to create the structure of the character, which makes this tutorial great for beginners. We’ll then make use of various gradients to really bring the character to life with depth and dimension