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  • Learn surreal painting secrets with ImagineFX

    Master the techniques of famous surrealist painters with the latest issue of ImagineFX magazine - on sale today. Inside the pages of issue 161 you'll discover how to turn abstract ideas into strong character art, plus you'll learn how surrealist artists whipped up a strong sense of atmosphere. There's more to it than painting melting clocks! Buy issue 161 of...
    Creative Bloq | 20. dubna 2018, 08:59
  • 8 inspiring uses of editorial illustration

    Editorial work is a staple for many illustrators. While it's rarely as well-paid as branding or advertising commissions, it's a chance to stretch the creative muscles and tackle a broad range of subject matters.Illustration can visualise the most abstract, surreal and complex themes and concepts that photography would struggle with. It can fill any available space, interact with the copy,...
    Creative Bloq | 20. dubna 2018, 05:00
  • How to use reference photos in your artwork

    Whether you're just learning how to draw, working through a set of Illustrator tutorials, or you're an illustration pro, reference images are important. But if you're not careful they can cause problems of their own. Your first order of business should be to decide what you need and then photograph accordingly. The best cameras for creatives Before I take the...
    Creative Bloq | 19. dubna 2018, 15:05
  • 5 pieces of killer hardware every 3D artist will crave

    If you work in 3D you'll know full well that it pays to stay up-to-date with the latest and best hardware – or at least, the latest and best hardware you can afford. Having the best kit won't make you a better artist, but it will help you create stunning 3D art or render beautiful 3D movies a lot faster....
    Creative Bloq | 19. dubna 2018, 13:05
  • 9 techniques for tackling an illustration brief

    There are a lot of hurdles to avoid when it comes to tackling a new illustration commission. From handling nightmare clients and distractions from working from home, to knowing the latest illustration trends and the best pencils to use, it isn't always plain sailing.Find out how four leading London-based artists – Michael Driver, Fernando Volken Togni, Jamie Jones and Josh...
    Creative Bloq | 19. dubna 2018, 08:42
  • The best software for digital artists

    The software options for digital artists are many and varied. There are plenty of tools on the market aimed at helping you to create unique pieces of digital art or mimic traditional effects. In this post, we've rounded up and reviewed the best digital art and illustration programs around, to help you pick the right ones for you. For art on...
    Creative Bloq | 18. dubna 2018, 13:00
  • 3D fonts: 9 top type tips

    3D fonts are an eye-catching element inside your typographic toolbox. They can be used consistently across both web and print, and, implemented cleverly, will energise your designs, creating stunning work that's fit for your design portfolio.  On-trend for 200 years The first 3D fonts – or ‘shaded’ typefaces – date from around 1815 in London, and were borne from intense...
    Creative Bloq | 17. dubna 2018, 14:09
  • How to Create a Frying Pan in Adobe Illustrator

    In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a frying pan in Adobe Illustrator. For starters, you will learn how to create the main shape using several ellipses, basic vector shape building techniques and a bunch of gradients. Moving on, you will learn how to add subtle shading and highlights using basic tools and […] Source...
    Vector Cove | 17. dubna 2018, 11:14
  • 7 must-read books for design students

    Heading off to uni this year, and looking for recommendations for graphic design books to keep you inspired? Maybe you're already studying and keen to expand your mind further. You might even already be a practicing designer.Either way, these essential texts should be on your bookshelf.  Get Adobe Creative Cloud The following books will add real-world context to your studies,...
    Creative Bloq | 17. dubna 2018, 11:00
  • How to create your own font: 18 top tips

    After many years as a graphic designer and type enthusiast, I decided to try my hand at designing a typeface. Much has been written about type design, and there are plenty of great typography tutorials out there. But where exactly do you begin if you want to make your own font? If you're a designer or illustrator new to the...
    Creative Bloq | 17. dubna 2018, 10:10
  • Enhance your design projects with this icon library

    Icons play a major role in design. As well as telling users what to do, they can create a memorable image that people will associate with your product. Make sure you always have the perfect icon for any occasion with Iconscout. You can get a one-year subscription now for just $29.99 (approximately £22).Iconscout is home to a nearly endless supply...
    Creative Bloq | 16. dubna 2018, 11:03
  • Phantasm v4 is available today!

    The post Phantasm v4 is available today! appeared first on Astute Graphics....
    Astute Graphics | 16. dubna 2018, 10:45
  • Battersea reveals new brand identity

    Established in 1860, Battersea is a much-loved British charity that cares for cats and dogs across the UK. Originally known as the Temporary Home for Lost and Starving Dogs, the charity's identity has been tweaked over the years, with the organisation most recently titled: Battersea Dogs & Cats Home.Today, Battersea unveiled a new identity, created by Pentagram partners Marina Willer...
    Creative Bloq | 16. dubna 2018, 08:10
  • How to project your work onto the global design stage

    You might have a strong skill set and a reputation for delivering outstanding creative, but if you’re looking to win more work, grow your client list or move into new markets, you need to master the fine art of self-promotion.Whether you’re a freelance designer or illustrator, or the head of a creative studio, getting your work in front of the...
    Creative Bloq | 16. dubna 2018, 07:00
  • Imroved Phantasm v4 Halftone Engine

      Phantasm v4 is here, and this new version now has a new Halftone engine, which allows you to work more precisely and accurately. As well as a new Prepress Correct effect, making your prepress process more convenient. Let's take a closer look at these innovations. A vastly improved algorithm for the Halftone effect To […] The post Imroved Phantasm...
    Astute Graphics | 15. dubna 2018, 15:21
  • Phantasm NEW vs OLD – Panel Overview

    The new Phantasm v4 is built from ground up to make its functions more accessible and easily manageable, with the help of a common for all effects Phantasm panel. Let's take a closer look at how this works now. In the previous version of the plug-in, to use the Phantasm tool you had to search […] The post Phantasm NEW...
    Astute Graphics | 15. dubna 2018, 13:05
  • New Phantasm Prepress Correct Effect

    Phantasm v4 also has a new effect – Prepress Correct. Its options are located at the bottom of the Phantasm panel. An alternative way to apply the effect is Effect > Phantasm > Prepress Correct.     To demonstrate how the effect works, turn on the View > Overprint Preview in CMYK document, then create […] The post New Phantasm...
    Astute Graphics | 14. dubna 2018, 12:01
  • Nike Air Max 720 Illustration & Typography

    Nike Air Max 720 Illustration & Typography AoiroStudio Apr 13, 2018 Happy Friday guys! Already the end of the week and hope your week went pretty well. We are cooking with the idea for keeping Fridays entirely for you guys, we would pick projects that we have received from our community through Facebook or Instagram and feature them on ABDZ....
    Abduzeedo | 13. dubna 2018, 18:04
  • Nike Air Max 270 Illustration & Typography

    Nike Air Max 270 Illustration & Typography AoiroStudio Apr 13, 2018 Happy Friday guys! Already the end of the week and hope your week went pretty well. We are cooking with the idea for keeping Fridays entirely for you guys, we would pick projects that we have received from our community through Facebook or Instagram and feature them on ABDZ....
    Abduzeedo | 13. dubna 2018, 18:04
  • #ArtVsArtist puts artists in the spotlight

    There's an age-old question when it comes to analysing a piece of art: where does the artist end and their art begin? Separating the creator from their work is usually a matter for scholars, but on social media artists and their masterpieces have been brought together with the hashtag #artvsartist.Having erupted on Twitter and Instagram over the last week, #artvsartist...
    Creative Bloq | 13. dubna 2018, 12:59
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