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posted by Kelly Illustrator , Illustrator Beginner July 31st, 2009 Incorporating textures into your vector artwork is a great way to add visual interest. Manually drawing a detailed vector texture in Illustrator can be labor intensive and time consuming. But creating custom dynamic textures using the Live Trace tool makes Illustrator textures quick and easy .In Part One of Easy Vector Textures, we’ll walk through the simple steps of creating a texture. Part Two, will be an exercise in using some of textures in a design.Let’s start by selecting a photo that shows the type of texture you want to create.
A few times a each month we revisit some of our reader’s favorite posts from throughout the history of Vectortuts+. This tutorial by Rype was first published on October 31st 2008. In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a stylized textured vector landscape. The techniques are simple and easily translated into other illustrations.
It’s easy to learn how to create textured artwork in Adobe Illustrator. Just follow this video tutorial. Adobe Illustrator has been in my digital arsenal for well over 10 years.
Font design is an exclusive art open to only a few individuals, but the possibilities to create or modify the type with tools like Photoshop and Illustrator lets designer and artist make their own interpretations out of them. Give typography texture, depth, or turn it into a pattern and it really becomes our own art. To work well with type, you don’t need to be a scholar of letterform anatomy.
This is a list of the most useful default Photoshop keyboard shortcuts that you can use them to speed up your workflow. Some of them are rarely mentioned, some are more common and some are only available in Photoshop CS5 . I hope everyone will find some new and useful shortcuts in this article. So let"s get started! 1. Drag-Zoom
Hey everybody! Wanted to go over something that I think is very important if you're an aspiring freelance artist. I talk about this all the time during my LiveStreams but I've never really posted this stuff anywhere. To some of you this may seem like common sense but... It must be enforced! Forums You must always be producing work.