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How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration

How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic Illustration
When looking for top quality content, you're usually forced to pay for your resources. They're generally better and easier to work with, and offer a wider range of use. Sometimes though, you can find the same level of quality at zero cost, and it's exactly what we're going to do today. We're going to create a detailed illustration with free gifts and self made goodies. Our video editor Gavin Steele has created this video tutorial to compliment this text + image tutorial. I love doing type treatments. In this tutorial, I went for a decorative look, by firstly choosing a typeface: Ayosmonika. My initial colors were violet and yellow, but they seemed out of place. The first thing we'll do is create a very large wooden texture. Select a dark brown (#48403a) as the foreground color and a lighter version (#ac9f92) as the background color. OR: If you're a Graphic River user, you can download a similar texture from my Wood Texture Pack. We'll now give the fibers more depth and a darker color.

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Comic Book Illustration Inspiration: 50+ Examples We slept with “How to Draw Comics The Marvel Way” underneath our pillows. We’re responsible for 41,052 of these 141,053 some YouTube views. Needless to say, we love comics. They’re a part of who we are as illustrators here at Go Media. Inspirations How to Break Sunlight Through the Clouds - Tuts+ Design & Illustration Tutorial In this tutorial I will show you how to turn an overcast day into a stunningly dramatic scene with sunlight breaking through the clouds. This technique can be used for other applications as well. I originally came up with it when I needed to create shafts of light coming through a canopy of trees. The best part of this technique is that the beams are created from the actual imagery so they look very realistic.

40 Striking Typography Tutorials Using Photoshop In the broadest sense, typography is the design and use of typefaces as a means of visual communication from calligraphy to the ever-developing use of digital type. we creating list of striking techniques of typography tutorials using Photoshop. Typography is sometimes seen as encompassing many separate fields from the type designer who creates letterforms to the graphic designer who selects typefaces and arranges them on the page. We hope you all like these stunning typography graphics and also share your own typefaces here for our respected visitors and readers.

The Making of Mystic In this tutorial Nik Ainley walks us through the process of making a spectacular image. This tutorial focuses on the big picture steps taken to create this image. You'll learn some incredible techniques in this tutorial, and get a view into how Nik creates beautiful photo-manipulation based images. Let's check it out. Introduction Hello everyone, before we get down to actually starting any Photoshop work I thought I would say a few words. How to Create a Fantasy Photo Manipulation The idea behind this work was to create a fantasy world. You will learn how to work with a few images and create a really interesting photo manipulation. I would also like to thank Loredana for working with me on this one. Below is the image you will create in this tutorial.You can view the final image preview below or view a larger version here. Our video editor Gavin Steele has created this series of video tutorials to compliment this text + image tutorial.

How to Create a Dark Surreal Illustration in Photoshop First of all, I would like to thank Toma Alin Gabriel for collaborating with me in creating this wonderful piece. In this tutorial we are going to create a dark surreal illustration using a few techniques and a handful of images. In the end, we will apply stylish color settings and give the illustration that extra polish it needs to give it that finished look. Also, I would like to take this opportunity to thank the photographers for giving me permission to use their images.

Create an Asian Inspired Illustration with Impact - Tuts+ Design & Illustration Tutorial While creating things from scratch is an awesome way to showcase your style and technique, using stock photos is an easier way to add impacting detail to your work. To be able to do all that, we'll be using various ways to separate photos from their backgrounds, manipulating them and altering the overall lighting, contrast, and color balance to finish off this complex illustration. Here's what we'll create today. When it comes to creating this sort of work, it's all about building your piece step by step. I started out by wanting to use a model photo.

Tutorial: How To Create Self-Portrait Sketches Want to turn your self-portrait photos into fine art? Paris-based photographer and graphic designer Sébastien Del Grosso has some techniques he’d like to share with you! Photography and drawing are Sébastien’s biggest passions in life, and he skillfully combines the two disciplines in his self-portrait sketch series on 500px, “The Sketch of A Life”. Scroll down to check out his tutorial, so you can learn how to shoot and process your images just like his self-portraits below! How To Create Self-Portrait Sketches by Sebastian Del Grosso I have always been drawn to artistic creation.