Design Seamless Character Patterns

Design Seamless Character Patterns

In this tutorial I will take you through my process of making a character-based, seamless pattern in Illustrator. While I am using vector-based imagery, there is nothing to stop you using the same tiling techniques with hand-drawn imagery.

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How To Create A Slick IPod Icon Using Illustrator

How To Create A Slick IPod Icon Using Illustrator

A great little illustrator tutorial form Creative Nerds, which shows you how to create an iPod icon using illustrator. The perfect tutorials for beginners learning their way around illustrator simply because the whole iPod is created using only basic default illustrator shapes.

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How to Create Vintage Vector Bottle Caps In Illustrator CS4

How to Create Vintage Vector Bottle Caps In Illustrator CS4

In this tutorial I will show you how to create a vector bottle cap in Illustrator CS4 using some basic shapes, gradients, and effects. This tutorial is for beginners and is quite simple. It will demonstrate how the layering of shapes with different gradients applied to them can give you a nice sense of depth.

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How to Create an Energy Saving Bulb in Illustrator

How to Create an Energy Saving Bulb in Illustrator

Here we're showing how to create an energy saving bulb with the help of the Illustrator's Mesh Tool. At the beginning it could be quiet hard to work with, but if you get used to it, it's fairly simple.

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How to create a Psychedelic Pattern

How to create a Psychedelic Pattern

In this tutorial I show you how to create a psychedelic pattern. I use the pathfinder and the pattern tool!

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How to Create a Golden, Vector Compass in Illustrator

How to Create a Golden, Vector Compass in Illustrator

In this tutorial I will take you through the steps and techniques of creating a golden compass. For this tutorial I’ve used just Adobe Illustrator and a heavy dose of ingenuity. Let's get stared!

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How to Create Semi-Realistic Scissors in Illustrator

How to Create Semi-Realistic Scissors in Illustrator

In this tutorial, we are going to create metallic scissors. We'll use some basic Illustrator tools, as well as simple shading and highlighting effects to create this illustration.

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Doodle Style Tutorial in Adobe Illustrator

Doodle Style Tutorial in Adobe Illustrator

This a tutorial for making cartoon doodle illustrations in Adobe Illustrator. For this tutorial, you’ll need an additional plug-in (it's free) for Illustrator. It's a tool that let’s you find Open Paths. It is and invaluable plug-in for stock artists and anyone else too.

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Create a Stylized GPS Icon

Create a Stylized GPS Icon

Location based software and peripherals are very popular these days. So, In this beginner/intermediate Illustrator tutorial, I will show you how to create a stylized GPS icon using simple shapes and gradients. Using these basic techniques, you can easily create other icons, logos, and illustrations.

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How to Create a Gearbox Settings Icon Using Simple Shapes

How to Create a Gearbox Settings Icon Using Simple Shapes

Much can be done in Illustrator without relying on the Pen tool. Utilizing only simple, predefined shapes, as well as tools like the Pathfinder and transformations, entire illustrations can be created from scratch. In this tutorial, we'll create an icon suitable for portraying options, settings, preferences, etc., similar to OS X's system preferences icon.

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