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  • All Adobe subscriptions now come with a 7-day trial

    Throughout 2019, Adobe has been expanding its seven-day trial to all Creative Cloud and Document Cloud subscriptions. That means that in 2020, when you sign up for one of Adobe's subs, you can try it out for seven days at no cost. You can also cancel it within those seven days without being charged.An Adobe Creative Cloud subscription gets you...
    Creative Bloq | 13. března 2020, 14:40
  • unDraw, open-source illustrations built-in SVG, free and without attribution

    unDraw, open-source illustrations built-in SVG, free and without attribution AoiroStudioMar 13, 2020 Allowed me to straight introduce to unDraw. It's an open-source series of illustrations built-in SVG, free and without any attribution needed. Created by Katerina Limpitsouni, it's an impressive collection of illustrations covering a wide range of subjects going from minimal, modern, graphical and more kind of styles. On...
    Abduzeedo | 13. března 2020, 00:22
  • How to – Create a Printer Icon

    Welcome back to another Illustrator based tutorial, in which we’re going to take a look behind the process of creating a printer icon, using nothing more than a couple of basic shapes that we’re going to adjust here and there. So, assuming you already have the software running in the background, bring it up and let’s jump straight into it!...
    vectips.com | 12. března 2020, 14:00
  • 62 of the best infographics

    The best infographics can take dry data, complex information or a confusing timeline, and make them clear as crystal. It's almost the perfect encapsulation of what good design, illustration and animation are about: communicating a story or an idea visually, in a way that instantly connects with people, in a way that a lot of raw text can never do.If...
    Creative Bloq | 12. března 2020, 10:30
  • Graphicmaker – designs.ai

    We have two new awesome online tools for you. Whether you need a modern, colorful illustration or you want to test some color ideas, you can use one of the tools below. The post Graphicmaker – designs.ai appeared first on Vectorgraphit....
    Vectorgraphit | 11. března 2020, 13:58
  • Video Tutorial: How to Add Retro Print Effects in Photoshop

    In today’s Photoshop video tutorial I’m going to show you a series of filters and adjustments you can apply to your artwork to give it an old, aged print effect. The aesthetics of low-cost printing methods in the mid-20th Century is associated with retro comics, magazines and matchbook prints. Ink bleed, misregistration and visible halftone dot patterns are all side-effects...
    Blog Spoon Graphics | 11. března 2020, 08:00
  • Web Design Link Picks #0120 #0121 #0122 #123

    Ready for another filled to the brink Web design resources list? A very interesting list starting with 'All you need to know about hyphenation in CSS' by Richard Rutter. Another pro helps you out with how to 'properly align with CSS'. Doubting on installing a dark/light theme? CodyHouse has a tutorial. There's a follow up as well included that talks...
    Veerle | 10. března 2020, 14:51
  • Create A Four Leaf Clover Vector for St. Patrick’s Day – Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

    In celebration of St. Patricks Day, I wanted to do a four leaf clover vector tutorial. Some of you might not celebrate St. Patricks Day or have no use for a four-leaf clover, but still take a look at this tutorial. This tutorial combines some good techniques. You will Divide, Transform, and add Warping Effects. These techniques will help you...
    vectips.com | 10. března 2020, 14:00
  • Toad takes his hat off, and you won’t believe what’s underneath

    It's one of the most contentious debates of our times, and one that has raged across the internet for years: is the mushroom on Toad's head a hat, or part of his head? The adorable "fictional humanoid mushroom" (thanks, Wikipedia) is a favourite from the Mario game franchise, but fans have butted heads over the contents of said mushroom to...
    Creative Bloq | 10. března 2020, 11:42
  • Graphic design history: 25 landmark design events

    The past 25 years have been rich in terms of graphic design history. We've seen monumental changes, and our sister magazine Computer Arts has been there to bring you the lowdown on everything that's happened in graphic design and illustration. The magazine hit the newsstands in 1995, meaning a quarter of a century has passed, so it seems like the...
    Creative Bloq | 10. března 2020, 06:52
  • How to draw: the best drawing tutorials

    If you want to learn how to draw, this is the guide for you. This post has tutorials guaranteed to sharpen up the skills of artists, and budding artists, of all levels and abilities. We've gathered together an extensive collection of how to draw tutorials, covering everything from parts of the human body, to animals, flowers and the environment. So...
    Creative Bloq | 9. března 2020, 14:20
  • Use a Pattern Rope Brush to Create a Rope Text Effect in Illustrator

    What You'll Be CreatingIn the following steps, you will learn how to create a pretty simple rope brush in Illustrator and how to use it to create a nice text effect. For starters, you will learn how to create the main rope piece using the Rectangle Tool, basic blending and vector shape building techniques, and the Live Corners feature. Next,...
    vector.tutsplus | 9. března 2020, 11:51
  • The 12 best drawing books

    The best drawing books dispel the myth that artists are born, not made. We believe that nearly anyone can learn a skill, if they know what resources to use to help them learn.That's where we come in. Whether you're just starting out or you're a seasoned artist, this list of the best drawing books will help you improve your knowledge,...
    Creative Bloq | 6. března 2020, 10:34
  • Sketching from the Imagination: Creatures & Monsters review

    Facing a blank canvas can be daunting, particularly when designing subjects not of this world. Just what and who do you turn to for inspiration when designing mythical creatures? The sixth in its series, Sketching from the Imagination: Creatures & Monsters, by Marisa Lewis is a fantastic place to start. It’s an inspirational paperback (for more great books, see our best...
    Creative Bloq | 6. března 2020, 10:16
  • Design’s gender problem, and what you can do about it

    International Women's Day reminds us all of the gender inequality that affects many of us every day. And if you think that design is immune from such biases, you'd be wrong. According to Creative Equals, only 16 per cent of creative directors are female. But unlike some other industries, design doesn't have a problem attracting women – approximately 60 per...
    Creative Bloq | 6. března 2020, 10:10
  • Coronavirus: Work from home more productively

    As coronavirus continues to spread, some companies are urging their employees to work from home. Big brands such as the likes of Twitter, Google and Sony have all closed offices and encouraged staff not to come into the office as a means of combatting the spread of the disease.If you find yourself working from home, it's important to be prepared....
    Creative Bloq | 6. března 2020, 09:59
  • Get Organized and Create Your Own Folder Vector Icon!

    Ever have problems staying organized? I know I do, so I’m here to help! In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed folder vector icon in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to setup a simple grid and how to create the main shapes using basic tools and effect. Moving on, you will learn how...
    vectips.com | 5. března 2020, 15:00
  • 4 tips for your first year as a freelance illustrator

    Embarking on a freelance career in illustration is an exciting yet nerve-racking move, particularly in the first year. As if learning the art of illustration wasn't enough, you now have to contend with all the challenges that come with managing your own career. Luckily, there's always advice on hand, both in terms of techniques (see our how to draw tutorials) and...
    Creative Bloq | 5. března 2020, 10:59
  • Superstar artist Loish reveals why making ‘bad art’ matters

    Loish is a Dutch artist, illustrator and animator based in Utrecht, but it’s probably more accurate to describe her as a phenomenon. Over 15 years working as an artist, she’s steadily built up an immense online following, from sharing her early work on oekaki boards, then Deviant Art and finally Instagram, where she now has 1.8million followers. And a visit...
    Creative Bloq | 4. března 2020, 14:04
  • Turn Any Font Into a Sketch Font

    This blog post was previously published on our blog in 2009, and since it was so popular with our readers, we wanted to be sure the instructions were up-to-date. So we’ve updated this tutorial to be current with the most recent versions of Illustrator. Hope you enjoy revisiting this helpful tutorial in Illustrator CS6 & CC style. Want to see...
    vectips.com | 3. března 2020, 15:00