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New eBook Available for Subscribers

Prezi is a new and marvelous approach to the visualization of information, with over 30 million users across the globe. Our new eBook, Prezi HOTSHOT, will teach you all you need to know about this powerful presentation tool. What You'll Learn Prezi is used all over the world for business presentations, pitches, and TED talks. Show More Summary

A Talky-Talk with JS Chen (???) From G’Day

I recently sat down for an interview with the Creative Lead at one of China’s new-wave design firms. Design Matters I have a friend from the Czech Republic who told me a great story about going shopping after the country won independence from the USSR. Show More Summary

Create a Multicolored Splashed Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be Creating In this tutorial you will learn how to create a multicolored splashed ext effect in Adobe Illustrator. In the beginning you will manipulate the text a little and once ready, you will add some dimension to it with the help of the Bas Relief effect. Show More Summary

Create a Houndstooth Pattern in Both Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

What You'll Be Creating It seems as if it's no easy task to create an interlocking geometric pattern that can be easily set as a pattern within Adobe Illustrator or Photoshop. In this tutorial, we'll break down the shapes of a houndstooth pattern so that they fit into a simple, repeating pattern that's easy to create, apply, and edit. 1. Show More Summary

The Tuts+ Translation Project Is Working, and I Have Graphs to Prove It

Over 100 volunteers have translated over 300 tutorials and articles into over 25 languages for the Tuts+ Translation Project. That's remarkable, and I feel that this response from our community alone proves that the project is a worthwhile initiative. Show More Summary

Experiment With Color in Adobe Illustrator to Create an Abstract Rose Illustration

What You'll Be Creating I had a bouquet of yellow roses on the table and decided to draw it. Without a clear picture in mind I usually experiment a lot with colors, gradients, and transparency. In this tutorial I am going to highlight a few tricks that I use when drawing with Adobe Illustrator. 1. Show More Summary

To the Point: An Interview With Alex Tornberg

Quite recently a close friend of mine and former co-worker of Alex Tornberg's sent me a link to his portfolio. Deeply impressed, I was pleased as punch when Alex was game for an interview. Meet Alex Tornberg, a Swedish concept artist, who has created conceptual designs and storyboard for companies such as Electronic Arts, Mattel, Funcom and more. Show More Summary

How to Create a Detailed MacBook Illustration in iDraw

What You'll Be Creating In this tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed MacBook illustration in iDraw. For starters you will learn how to set up a grid and how to create the shape that will make up the screen frame. We'll continue with the screen and you'll learn how to easily add an image inside your iDraw document. Show More Summary

Create a T-Shirt Design for a Fantasy Association in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

What You'll Be Creating Recently I was asked to design a T-shirt for the Legnica Fantasy Association, which my sister belongs to. Since it's a non-profit project, I decided to share my creative process with you. I'll show you how toShow More Summary

Rebelicious Magazine: Airbrushed To Death

Well, she’s no Miss Philippines contestant, but it’s close. Holy airbrushing!  Who needs pores and skin that looks even vaguely human, anyway? Thanks for sending this to us on our Facebook page, Galia! The post Rebelicious Magazine: Airbrushed To Death appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

How to Create Autumn Leaves, Berries and Chestnut Icons in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be Creating Autumn beauty is all around us. Let's display this magic of nature through our artwork. In this tutorial, you will learn how to create perfectly shaped leaves, berries, and chestnuts. As usual—you guessed it—we will use just simple shapes and a few useful tricks. 1. Show More Summary

It’s Free Stuff Thursday!

Scott Kelby’s Photoshop CC Book for Photographers Yes, Scott already mentioned that his new book, The Photoshop CC Book for Photographers, is hitting bookstores soon, but… Today we’re giving away a free copy of it to three lucky commenters! Just leave a comment for your chance to win, or you can go ahead and orderContinue...

Amazon: Amour Sleeveless Dress

Cheap, trashy, and badly Photoshopped? Check, check, and CHECK. Then again, what do you expect from a dress that’s being marketed as a “wetlook clubwear stripper” dress? Here’s the close up.  Do not adjust your monitors or clean off your eyeglasses. … Continue reading ? The post Amazon: Amour Sleeveless Dress appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

How to Create a Map Icon Using Adobe Photoshop

What You'll Be Creating You don't have to use 3D software just to create a simple three-dimensional icon. Photoshop can do that too using some simple tricks with gradient color, highlight, and shadow. Here, we are going to use these tricks to draw a map icon. Show More Summary

Tuts+ is Hiring Graphic Design Course Instructors

We’re looking for graphic designers to teach video-based courses at Tuts+. Get paid a competitive rate to share your knowledge and experience with Tuts+ students. If you’re a logo designer, and have a compelling workflow to teach, then reach out to us. Show More Summary

How to Create a Detailed Tetris Game Interface in iDraw

What You'll Be Creating In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed Tetris game interface in iDraw. For starters you will learn how to set up a grid and how to create the main shape using basic tools and vector shape building techniques. Show More Summary

It’s Guest Blog Wednesday featuring Drew Gurian!

Photo by Jason Ryan Hello!  It’s been quite awhile since my last guest blog, and I’m excited to be back here. Brad and I were just talking about a shoot I did over the weekend, and he thought this may be a good place to share what i’ve been up to. To start with aContinue...

Fabiano Araujo: Strange Cloud Formations

Brazilian photographer Fabiano Araujo captured something very, uh… unique… during this photo shoot.   Those clouds look like something out of Space Invaders! Nice find, Brenno. You can see this image on the photog’s Facebook page. The post Fabiano Araujo: Strange Cloud Formations appeared first on PSD : Photoshop Disasters .

Stay Golden With This Shiny Metallic Text Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be Creating In this tutorial, you will draw your own script font (or work off an existing one) and render it into a completed shiny, golden design. Create dimension in the design by doubling up on the text's line art, set...Show More Summary

New Course: Background Art for Video Games

One of the most important aspects of a successful video game is the environment. The background is what sets the stage for the player, and knowing how to create great-looking backgrounds will improve your value as a designer. In ourShow More Summary

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