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Icon Design

  • Icon Design
    How to Create a Set of Productivity Icons in Adobe IllustratorHow to create a set of productivity icons small preview
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    In today’s tutorial I’m going to show you how to create a set of flat productivity icons that might come in handy in future projects. We'll be using Adobe Illustrator, and the process of recreating them will be based mostly on the Rectangle Tool used in combination with Pathfinder and a dash of the Direct Selection Tool here and there.Read More…
  • Adobe Illustrator
    How to Create a Kawaii Soda Shop Pattern in Adobe IllustratorSoda000b
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    In this tutorial we'll create a set of truly adorable soda shop inspired food icons from scratch and assemble them into a dynamic all-over print, ready for use as a desktop background or within printed media. We'll build objects from basic shapes like ellipses, rounded rectangles, and triangles, and add a little face on each one to finish it off. Open up Adobe Illustrator CC and let's get started!Read More…
  • Icon Design
    Quick Tip: How to Create a Stylised Strawberry Icon in Adobe IllustratorStrawberry icon small preview
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    Hi there fellow icon lovers, today’s quick tip sheds light on the process of creating realistic icons in Adobe Illustrator. As a subject for our little case study, I’ve chosen a fruit, more precisely a strawberry, which we will have dipped in chocolate.Read More…
  • Adobe Illustrator
    How to Create a Simple Documents Icon in Adobe IllustratorDocumentsiconpreview
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    In the following steps you will learn how to create a simple documents icon in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Icon Design
    Quick Tip: How to Create a 3D Cursor in Adobe Illustrator3dcursorpreview
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    In the following steps you will learn how to create a 3D cursor icon in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Icon Design
    Create a Set of Fun Chat Stickers in Adobe IllustratorStickers 039
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    In this intermediate tutorial we'll create a character from scratch in Adobe Illustrator and then make a small set of sticker designs, ready for chat, mobile, and blog use. We'll go through the process of keeping the design consistent, creating various facial expressions, and simplifying components of the design for use throughout a set of icons.Read More…
  • Icon Design
    How to Create a Post Box Illustration in Adobe IllustratorPostboxpreview
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    In the following steps you will learn how to create a detailed post box illustration in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Adobe Illustrator
    How to Create an Address Book Icon in Adobe IllustratorAddressbookiconpreview
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    In the following steps you will learn how to create a detailed address book icon in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Sketch
    Icon Design in Sketch: Open AssignmentIcon sketch
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    Here’s an open assignment for budding icon designers: your task is to design a harmonious suite of icons for a “Cinema Scheduling” app. Read More…
  • Icon Design
    New Course: Icon Design in SketchIcon sketch
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    The process of icon design may seem intimidating at first. However once the basic ideas and techniques are learned, the skill of icon design can be applied to create beautiful graphics to represent apps, software and much more. This course will show you the fundamentals of designing simple app icons for iOS and OS X using Sketch.Read More…
  • Global Influences
    How to Create a Stylized Chinese Zodiac Icon Set in Adobe Illustrator035
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    Perfect for Chinese New Year! In this tutorial you'll learn how to draw animal characters from the ground up, trace over their contours, and add details in Adobe Illustrator CC 2014. Additionally, we'll prepare them for printing, making sure there are only two objects per icon design, so that they're ready to be compiled into a Zodiac calendar.Read More…
  • CorelDRAW
    How to Use the Blend Tool in CorelDRAWLong icon 012
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    In this tutorial we'll create a long shadow icon with the Blend Tool. We'll start by creating a book icon, perfect for an app that holds contact information, a diary, or datebook. In doing so we'll construct the design using basic shapes and linear gradients. The blended shadow completes our icon, giving you the tools and techniques to create a whole set of icons in this style.Read More…
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