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Diagonal Repeat Patterns in Illustrator. VECTORISATION DE LOGOS, DESSINS, PLANS. Vectips - Adobe Illustrator® Tutorials, tips, tricks, and resources. Lexique d'Illustrator français-anglais. Pixel Perfection in Adobe Illustrator. Ever since Adobe Illustrator was launched, people wondered if they could make the transition and change the way they create and develop pixel-based artwork.

Pixel Perfection in Adobe Illustrator

As you know, before CS5 using Ai for vector pixel work was a kind of hard/clumsy process. Why? Because as opposed to Photoshop, which is a raster based software (which deals straightly with pixels), Illustrator is a vector program (that deals with points, lines and curves all mathematically drawn). In Illustrator’s early days, it wasn’t perfectly adapted to deal with the raw force of pixels. Luckily over the years things have changed for the better, and with the most recent CC version, Illustrator is becoming the “go to” tool for designers with pixel perfection in mind. There are a lot of articles that show the ins and outs of setting up and using Illustrator, but unfortunately there is some fragmentation of information. Hypothetical situation: You’re working on a project that involves creating for digital and print mediums. 3.1.

How to create a set of Ice Cream Icons in Adobe Illustrator. In today’s tutorial we’re going to learn how to create a set of ice cream icons, using some basic shapes and tools found from within Illustrator.

How to create a set of Ice Cream Icons in Adobe Illustrator

That being said, open up the software and let’s get started. Pokémon Drawn In The Style Of Mayan Illustrations. Design.tutsplus. Create a Colorful, Funky Robot With Gradients in Adobe Illustrator - Tuts+ Design & Illustration Tutorial. In this tutorial, I'm going to be starting with a sketch which I'll then build up to be a colorful robot friend.

Create a Colorful, Funky Robot With Gradients in Adobe Illustrator - Tuts+ Design & Illustration Tutorial

I'll then frame piece in Adobe Illustrator using the Pen Tool, Clipping Masks, and transparent Gradients. So let's get on with it! Start with a sketch of your robot friend. Add details, but don't go too crazy since you'll be rendering them later anyway. Start with the head. Using the Ellipse Tool (L), I made a circle for each of the antenna's base. Repeating this step for both sides and the ends of the antennae. Sakai Vector Portrait - Go Media™ · Creativity at Work. Hey Go Media faithful!

Sakai Vector Portrait - Go Media™ · Creativity at Work

Man, it feels like it’s been years since I’ve posted anything in the Zine. These days all my writing has been focused on my upcoming book Drawn to Business, Designed for Success. I think everyone is going to love the content. It’s all the nitty-gritty details about how we run our design firm, but I digress. This blog post is about a piece of art I created for last year’s WMC Fest. A few sources of inspiration for this design. You’ll notice that it looks like the dragon’s body is snaking back and forth.

I grabbed the wings and tail from Vector Pack 19. The Sakai family crest provided to me by Heather. How to Create a Stylish Deer with Brushes and Graphic Styles in Adobe Illustrator. In this tutorial we are going to draw a deer with custom Art Brushes, Graphic Styles and Blends in Adobe Illustrator, all of them created by us, so let's get started.

How to Create a Stylish Deer with Brushes and Graphic Styles in Adobe Illustrator

First we start by creating a New document (Cmd + N), the size of the artboard will be 600 x 1000 px. In the Layers panel, create four new layers: the bottom layer "Sketch" is where we are going to draw our sketch, the layer "Lines" we draw our base lines, in the layer "Shapes" is for some black figures that we need to do and finally in the layer "Details" its where all tiny details and magic is going to happen. With the Blob Brush Tool (Shift + B) we start to draw half of our deer. You can use a picture as a reference or simply get inspired, personally I don't do my sketches clean I use the sketch just as a base for my final illustration so in the process I can add or remove details. Now select your sketch and set the Opacity to 50%. We start by drawing the contour and some detail lines of our illustration.

Creating a Simple Kawaii Yeti With Basic Shapes in Adobe Illustrator. Adobe Illustrator tutorial by Madis Põldsaar: creating stylized hair « Adobe Illustrator blog. On the Adobe Illustrator Facebook Page, we have been featuring Fan Fridays each week where we showcase four pieces of work submitted by fans of the page.

Adobe Illustrator tutorial by Madis Põldsaar: creating stylized hair « Adobe Illustrator blog

Each week one illustration receives more positive feedback along with many requests for a tutorial. That was certainly the case for this portrait we featured by Estonian-based designer Madis Põldsaar: We reached out Madis for a tutorial of how he created the work, and he was kind enough to create one so all of you can be inspired and try something new. His tutorial is below. Also, be sure to check his site to see more of his work on Behance. Want to submit your work for Fan Friday? Note: you can download the brush referenced below by Madis on DeviantArt. Working With Blending Modes and Gradients to Create a Dark Elf. In this tutorial, you'll learn some great tips and tricks on using multiple gradients and Blending Modes to create an enchanting dark elf character in Adobe Illustrator.

Working With Blending Modes and Gradients to Create a Dark Elf

You'll see the work flow from sketch to finish and see how creating your own brushes can add those fine refining details your illustration may need. I start by creating the sketch of my design using the Pencil Tool (N) with a fine Stroke Weight of around 0.1pt. Illustration 3d isométrique : bases et techniques avancées. Tresadenn (Philippe Cam) présente via deux vidéos HD le processus à suivre pour réaliser des illustrations en 3d iso facilement.

Illustration 3d isométrique : bases et techniques avancées

Le niveau de la vidéo « Les bases » est débutant. La vidéo « Mise en application » requiert un niveau intermédiaire. Les novices peuvent visualiser plusieurs fois la vidéo Les bases, ou poser leurs questions dans la partie dédiée en bas de page, avant d’entamer la seconde vidéo « Mise en application ». Au travers de techniques simples utilisant les styles graphiques, les repères commentés et les options 3d, vous suivrez dans la vidéo Les bases la construction de volumes simples et la configuration de paramètres sur Illustrator qui vous aideront plus tard. Le contenu de la vidéo « Mise en application », vous montrera comment utiliser ces volumes efficacement pour créer une mini-illustration didactique. NB : Les fichiers sources et les vidéos sont téléchargeables via le bouton « Download source files » au début du tutoriel. Qu’est-ce que la 3d isométrique ?

I. 1. Illustration 3D isométrique (vidéo inside) « Lordyoyo. Hello !

Illustration 3D isométrique (vidéo inside) « Lordyoyo

How to Create Funky 3D Springs in Illustrator. Many of us have done this before in Auto CAD, 3D Max or Maya.

How to Create Funky 3D Springs in Illustrator

In this tutorial, we will learn how to create 3D springs in Illustrator. We'll be using the 3D Revolve Tool and some manual effort to obtain this quality vector result. Hope you find it interesting! Republished Tutorial Every few weeks, we revisit some of our reader's favorite posts from throughout the history of the site. Below is the final image we will be working towards. Create a new document. Select the circle and go to Effect > 3D > Revolve. Now we'll duplicate and Send to Back.

With the duplicate copy still selected, open the Appearance palette (Shift + F6). How to Create Sheet Rolls with Custom Spirals. In this tutorial, I’ll explain how to make custom spirals (apart from the default spiral tool), and use them creatively in making rolls of paper. So far, I came to know that the spiral tool does not allow a uniform decay (equal spacing) between each wind of a spiral. In this tutorial, I will expose some basic tricks to do so. Hope you find it interesting. Below is the final image we will be working towards. Want access to the full Vector Source files and downloadable copies of every tutorial, including this one?

3D Charts in Adobe Illustrator CS. Adding transparency and depth to graphs By Dave Nagel The default graph styles in Adobe Illustrator aren't exactly awe-inspiring. Come to think of it, graphs in general are pretty boring. But they can be critical for conveying information to an audience with a short attention span.