Creating Fading Light Vectors in Fireworks
10. 8. 2008 in Fireworks | 0 Comments | Author: VectorTuts | 6223 clicks
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create some cool effects with fading light linear vectors in Fireworks. It's really easy to do and takes just a few minutes. Create fading lights using vectors, then convert these vectors into bitmaps, and learn to use effects from Fireworks CS3.
Illustrate a Fun Magnify Zoom Icon
10. 8. 2008 in Illustrator | 1 Comments | Author: VectorTuts | 2730 clicks
In this tutorial, we'll create a unique Magnifying Glass shown enlarging a selection of text. We'll work primarily with the pathfinder and basic shape tools to cut out our shapes for this illustration, though the pen tool will also be used. We color the elements along the way using various gradients.
Create a Super Happy Octopus Character
10. 8. 2008 in Illustrator | 0 Comments | Author: VectorTuts | 2614 clicks
In Illustrator it's really easy to create fun characters with some simple shapes and the Pathfinder Panel. In the following tutorial I will explain how to create a Happy Octopus Character. You can use these techniques and elements to create whatever character you want!
Create a Detailed Camera with Photo Icon
10. 8. 2008 in Illustrator | 0 Comments | Author: VectorTuts | 2370 clicks
This tutorial will show the intermediate Adobe Illustrator artist how to make a sleek web 2.0 style icon. You should have a basic understanding of Adobe Illustrator tools before you begin this tutorial, as the tutorial moves at a rapid pace.
Create an Inspirational Vector Political Poster
10. 8. 2008 in Illustrator | 0 Comments | Author: VectorTuts | 2764 clicks
This tutorial is inspired by Sheppard Fairey's famous political poster series for the Obama campaign in the US. We'll be showing you how to create this style of design. We'll start with basic image editing techniques in Photoshop to get our guide layers setup, and then we'll jump into Illustrator. You don't need any fancy equipment to do this. I used an older mouse that still has the rubber ball.
Illustrate a Vector Lifesaver From Scratch
10. 8. 2008 in Illustrator | 0 Comments | Author: VectorTuts | 2226 clicks
Jul 2nd in Illustration by Simona Pfreundner
In this tutorial, we'll create a unique lifesaver that can be used as an icon or design element. We'll be working with the Pathfinder Tools to create the shapes. The Mesh Tool will help us to apply the color and highlights to give our object the desired "realistic" look. We'll also take advantage of the Duplicate and Rotate Tools, so we get a balanced look.