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Premium Tutorial: Beach Party Vintage Poster

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In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to create a Vintage Night Beach Party design in a unique and modern style. We will be using Adobe Illustrator to create the illustration, going through simple and re-usable techniques that will give you a solid foundation to work upon for your future projects.

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May 2015 istock coupon codes are here! Save now with iStockphoto coupon codes when you purchase new/old credit packs. iStockphoto is one of the more popular royalty stock agency. It is the preferred choice for finding good quality stock photos for the lowest price. You can find royalty free stock photos, videos, illustrations, Flash and audio to use for your commercial projects. Signing up is easy and you can choose to purchase credits or subscribe to subscription plans. When you use the iStockphoto voucher code, you will get a special 15% discount. So sign up now to enjoy this iStockphoto promo code before it ends!
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Illustrator Tutorial: Water Slide

Riding on a water slide is one of the most enjoyable things to do in the summer. Today, you will learn how to create a water slide text effect using Adobe Illustrator. Firstly, you will learn how to create the letter shapes using the Pen Tool. Secondly, you will create a stream of water using an artistic brush along with blend technique. As we go along, you will use the basic tools, blend technique and vector shape building techniques to create the ladder. Finally, you will create a beautiful background with sky, sea surface and sand bank. So let’s get started.

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Illustrator Special Effects #16: Abstract Blue Background

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After studying this simple tutorial, you will learn many useful and necessary techniques that will help you to create a nice blue background. You will learn interesting techniques on how to use a very useful Mesh Tool, along with the basic shape tools, in order to create various abstract elements. Let’s get started! Read the rest of this entry »

Premium Tutorial: Low Poly Mountain with Background

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In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create a Low Poly Mountain with some low poly background elements using Adobe Illustrator. I’ll mostly be drawing shapes and using the solid color to accomplish the desired result. If you’re familiar with Illustrator you should be able to follow along relatively easily.

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Illustrator Tutorial: Making a Nail Cutter

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In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create a nail cutter using Adobe Illustrator. I’ll mostly be drawing shapes and be using the Gradient Tool to accomplish the desired effect. If you’re familiar with Illustrator, you should be able to follow along easily. We will start by dividing the whole project into three parts. 10 to 15 steps are included in each part together with a separate layer. In the end, we will just arrange the layers and get the desired result. Now let’s start. Read the rest of this entry »

Illustrator Special Effects #15: Vector Jeans Texture Background

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After studying this simple tutorial, you will learn many useful and necessary techniques that will help you to create a realistic jeans texture. You’ll learn how to create stitching, apply fabric textures, and create seams using the Mesh Tool. Let’s get started! Read the rest of this entry »

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