background preloader

Intricate Patterns in Illustrator

Related:  IllustrazioneComp geek

Free Vector Art | Graphic Design Vectors | Illustrator | Freebies | Keep Designing Chromafiltre Le Chromafiltre est un outil Flash1 vous permettant de choisir et d'accorder visuellement des couleurs. La roue chromatique utilisée par l'auteur, Olivier de Brito, a l'originalité d'être basée sur les trois couleurs primaires classiques des peintres, à savoir le rouge, le jaune et le bleu. Deux sections sont disponibles en bas de l'outil: le Cercle: choisissez jusqu'à trois couleurs, accordez-les à votre guise, puis récupérez les codes HTML correspondants. les Gammes: près de 140 accords de couleurs prêts à l'emploi, que vous pouvez obtenir en choisissant conjointement un effet (de "puissante" à "sobre") et un type d'accord (de "analogue" à "contrastée"). La présence de la roue chromatique ainsi que les textes explicatifs pour chaque gamme en font un outil didactique appréciable. <p>Olivier de Brito</p> pour toute suggestion. 1 : Pour pouvoir utiliser l'outil, vous pouvez vous procurer le plug-in Flash ici: Player Flash par Macromedia

How to Create a Van Icon in Photoshop This is another icon I have created with Negreu Andreas. We wanted to create an icon that can be used for a game maybe or a Mac app of some sort. Before we started we searched the web for photography with similar vans, then made some ideas, and a quick sketch. Final Image Preview Take a look at the image we'll be creating. Step 1 First of all you need to make a quick sketch of the icon you have in mind. Step 2 Create a new layer, then use the Pen Tool (P) to trace the rough sketch and create a final shape of the car. Step 3 It is time to add some color to the car. Step 4 Now you need to erase the excess color using the Pen Tool (P). Step 5 Create a new layer and in this layer you will have to select the windows, tires and a lower bar of the car. Step 6 Next create a peaceful hippie logo. Step 7 After you finish creating the logo, merge those three layers. Step 8 Let's create the spotlights. Step 9 Now it is time to start adding some gloss on the spotlights. Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Step 14

CSS Tab Designer « OverZone Software CSS Tab Designer is a unique and easy to use software to help you design css-based lists and tabs visually and without any programming knowledge required! 100% WYSIWYG Instant built-in preview Beautiful Menus Designed by famous web designers Fast & Clean Self Contained. Doesn't install any DLL or ActiveX 100% Clean No Spyware, no trojan 100% Free Even for commercial websites. No Strings attached! Windows 98 / ME / 2000 / XP / 2003 / 2008 / Windows 7 Illustrator and Vector Resources Vectips is a site dedicated to Illustrator tutorials, tips, tricks, and resources. It was created by Ryan Putnam of Rype Arts who is now an exclusive vector art contributor to iStockphoto. The site is now operated by his good friend Victor Jansen and his little dog Lou. Learn More We're currently looking for writers that can write articles on topics such as Adobe Illustrator, design and illustration techniques. If you would like to apply, please send us a brief email detailing your experience as well as links to your published material. Learn More Vectips is visited by over 200k beginner and advanced illustrators each month.

Create a Personalized Toolkit for Making Maps There's no need to reinvent the wheel every time you draw a map. With Illustrator, you can set up your own map-making toolkit, full of the styles, symbols and other elements you use every time. Having all of these things in one place which will ensure accuracy, consistency and readability, three of the most important qualities of an informational graphic. Final Image Preview You can find the source files in the directory labeled 'source' that came in the files that you downloaded. Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Illustrator CS+Difficulty: IntermediateEstimated Completion Time: 1.5 hours NOTE: This tutorial is arranged in "steps" but they are not necessarily sequential. Step 1 — Color and Patterns Decide on a color palette for each type of element in a map. A newspaper or magazine will have its own color palette that all designers must adhere to. Pattern swatches can also be used to define areas such as wetlands, reefs, or any other feature that needs special distinction. Step 2 — Roads

Seth Gunderson :: Make a Nice, Smooth Bevel in Illustrator (a how-to) August06 While working on a project for one of my clients, I encountered the need to make a beveled object, but I didn't want to create several 300+ dpi objects in Photoshop. So, I took some time and figured out a way to do it in Illustrator. Some of my co-workers thought I was crazy, but it worked and now I have 1.5mb files rather than 40mb. It seemed worth it. This is my first foray into posting a tutorial. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. That's all I got for ya.

Create a Clean Blog Theme in Photoshop | Tutorials Want to design your own site? It’s not too difficult to learn, though like most things, it does have a learning curve. Where many people seem to get tripped up is in specific solutions to specific problems. Fortunately there’s a good chance that someone before you has already had the same problem and even better has found a solution. In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to create a Clean Blog theme in Photoshop also i will show some of technique that may help you to create more themes in the future, we usually create one page “Home Page”, but in this tutorial we are going to create two page “Home Page” and “Content Page”, Grab your coffee and let’s get started and see how to prepare a clean and sleek blog theme by yourself. Final Result Let’s see what you will be creating in this tutorial. Resource Details Social Network Icon: Komodomedia Create a Clean Blog theme in Photoshop Step 1 Create a new document using Photoshop with the following dimensions: 1400 X 3000 Pixel. Step 2 Step 3

Adobe Illustrator Tutorials ? Best Of - Smashing Magazine Advertisement Over years Adobe Illustrator has become the standard application when it comes to illustration design. Artists, illustrators and graphic designers use Illustrator to create vector-based graphics which — contrary to raster-based editors such as Adobe Photoshop — can be easily rescaled without the loss of quality. E.g., Illustrator is often used to quickly transform hand-drawn sketches on a sheet of paper into lively and colorful digital images. However, to master Adobe Illustrator isn’t easy; and the creating process of professional illustrations requires both time and patience. Therefore tutorials can turn out to be real life- and time-savers as they show exactly what needs to be done in order to create professional illustrations and how masters of illustration actually manage to do their magic. In this post we present a collection of excellent Adobe Illustrator tutorials for beginners and advanced designers. Please notice that Illustrator Tutorials Sources and Resources

Related: