How to Create a Realistic Wooden Texture

How to Create a Realistic Wooden Texture

In this Adobe Illustrator tutorial we will teach you how to create a vector wooden texture using simple techniques and standard tools of Adobe Illustrator. I’m sure, after you’ve learned this tutorial you would spend no more than 10 minutes on creating a similar texture. Find out more at the jump!

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Effective Methods of Working in Adobe Illustrator (Part 1)

Effective Methods of Working in Adobe Illustrator (Part 1)

This and subsequent articles will include effective techniques that are used by professionals in their daily work, and with what you can save a lot of working time. Tips will be useful for beginners as well as for those who have been using Adobe Illustrator a while. If it takes you a while to do something, then you are doing it wrong.As you read these tips, go to Adobe Illustrator and do all the described steps there.

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How to Create Snowflakes and Colorful Christmas Balls

How to Create Snowflakes and Colorful Christmas Balls

To create snowflakes, we will be using Dynamic Shapes (part of the VectorScribe plugin) and Transform Effects. Using the technique described here, you can create different shapes of snowflakes in a few minutes. This is such a fascinating process that I really enjoyed sharing it with you. In the second part of the tutorial we will learn how to create colorful Christmas balls. Their color can be changed in a few seconds. Learn more at the jump.

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How to Create Anaglyph Stereo Image Using Adobe Illustrator

How to Create Anaglyph Stereo Image Using Adobe Illustrator

We will learn how to create 3D objects quickly and efficiently, place them in a perspective plane and create a vector Anaglyph Stereo Image with the help of Phantasm CS. The fact is that everything that was previously available for raster objects only is now applicable to vector ones too.

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How to Create a Colorful Retro Style Poster

How to Create a Colorful Retro Style Poster

You will learn how to create a colorful retro style poster using gradients, geometric shapes, patterns and 3D effects.

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How to Create a Watercolor Background Using Adobe Illustrator

How to Create a Watercolor Background Using Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial we will learn how to create Watercolor Background using a Gradient Mesh, tools of deformation and Blending Modes. The techniques which are described here allow the creation of complex textural backgrounds in a simple and effective way.

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3 Ways to Make a Vector Halftone in Adobe Illustrator

3 Ways to Make a Vector Halftone in Adobe Illustrator

Three different techniques for creating vector halftone patterns in Adobe Illustrator.

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Create a Vibrant Abstract Vector Design Illustrator

Create a Vibrant Abstract Vector Design Illustrator

Follow this step by step Illustrator tutorial to create a vibrant abstract design. We’ll put Illustrator’s Gradient Mesh tool to use to create a colourful shape, then build up layers of objects to create an abstract design with lots of vibrancy, bright colours and transparency effects.

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How to make a hammerhead vector illustration

How to make a hammerhead vector illustration

Read this Adobe Illustrator tutorial to learn how you can use layers, transparency and feather style to achieve quite same effects rendered by a gradient mesh tool.

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The Making of 3 – A Limited Edition Poster Design

The Making of 3 – A Limited Edition Poster Design

A detailed walkthrough of the design process, showing how the design of “3” was conceptualised as a sketch, constructed in Illustrator and given some digital polishing with a range of final touches in Photoshop.

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