Make an Aurora Borealis Design in Illustrator 09.10.2009 13:14 in Illustrator | 0 comments | source: VectorTuts | 2324 clicks
To recreate the light patterns of the Aurora Borealis you'd probably turn to Photoshop's filters and effects. Use Illustrator however, and you'll not only achieve a stunning end result, but you'll also benefit from the flexibility of working with vectors.
Design a Colorful USB Flash Stick with Tattoo Style Decals 08.10.2009 19:06 in Illustrator | 0 comments | source: VectorTuts | 2096 clicks
In this tutorial, we'll explain how to create a semi-realistic flash stick with gradients and simple shapes. We will make our own custom brush to create tattoo style swooshes. Also, we'll review how to use Global Colors in Illustrator, which allows us to flexibly change the colors of an object on the fly.
How to Create a Box Cutter Style Vector Knife 07.10.2009 09:36 in Illustrator | 0 comments | source: VectorTuts | 1965 clicks
Pathfinder is an excellent tool in Illustrator to build objects in a simple and fast way. In this tutorial, learn how to create a box cutter knife by using geometric forms, the Pathfinder tools, and adding volume and highlights with the use of gradients.