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How to Create an Hourglass Icon in About an Hour
19.12.2009 22:04 in Illustrator | 0 comments | source: VectorTuts | 1953 clicks
With simple shapes, gradients, and vector textures, this simple tutorial will show beginning illustrators how to create an hourglass icon. There is a whole lot you can do without the Pen Tool. We'll be using Illustrator CS4 for this tutorial, but those of you with older version should be able to follow along as well.
Make a Cut and Paste Rock Club Flyer
19.12.2009 21:53 in Illustrator | 0 comments | source: psdtuts+ | 1773 clicks
There are many ways to montage stuff together and many applications for the style. Whether editorial art, artwork for bands or, as we'll be looking at, a promotional flyer. We'll look at creative use of scanning and montage techniques to create an atmospheric flyer design based on one I did for a Rock night at a club. As with any design it's best to sketch out a rough layout so you know where the text is going. Please note this tutorial covers the creation of the graphics and not the text as well.
Turn a sketch into a Crazy Santa illustration
19.12.2009 14:23 in Illustrator | 0 comments | source: aimonkey.com | 2072 clicks
Weíre only one week away from catching Santa Claus in our houses. This tutorial will show you how to create a Crazy Santa illustration from sketch that Iíve made for it. This is also a complex guide for creating character from sketches. Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Illustrator is advised.