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Illustration

  • CorelDRAW
    How to Create a Vivid Video Game Background in CorelDRAW30 game background mesh tree400
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    Visual appearance is one of the main aspects of any game alongside the gameplay itself. In this tutorial we’ll take on the role of a video game designer and create our own repeating background, depicting a colorful orchard. We’ll work with some basic shapes and use Mesh Fill to enliven our objects in CorelDRAW® X7. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Digital Painting
    6 Easy Tips for Making Realistic Digital PaintingsRealistic preview
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    In today's article we'll tackle a few great hacks for painting realistically in Adobe Photoshop. Learn how certain textures, lighting, and even color palettes add instant realism to any digital piece. Read More…
  • CorelDRAW
    Design and Recolor a Flat Precious Gems Seamless Pattern in CorelDRAWGems seamless recolor pattern400
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    In this tutorial we’ll be creating an elegant seamless pattern with precious gems in CorelDRAW® X7. Follow the process together with me and learn how to make a set of shiny gems with basic shapes and then build up a repeating pattern using the Duplicate feature and Pattern Fill function in CorelDRAW. We'll finish up by recoloring our pattern in a few clicks with the versatile Color Styles docker and using the Find and Replace function. Interested? Let’s get started! Read More…
  • Portrait
    What You Need to Consider When Drawing Hairstyles From ScratchHairpreview
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    Wanting to create hair from scratch? Follow these helpful tips in order to create a more realistic look when sketching. From creating a base of the skull to considering volume, these tips will get you on the right track.Read More…
  • Interviews
    To the Point: An Interview With Chad SellPreview
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    This month's interview is with the extraordinarily talented illustrator Chad Sell. Delight in his depictions of RuPaul's Drag Race contestants, web comics like Manta-Man and his autobiographical Vreeland, and assorted projects like Dragopolis. Get the lowdown on Chad's inspirations, process, experiences, and more. 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…
  • CorelDRAW
    Design a Hipster Barbershop Facebook Cover in CorelDRAW38 hipster facebook cover cd beard400z
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    In this tutorial we’ll be creating a retro-style banner for a hipster barbershop in CorelDRAW® X7. We will learn how to use various tools for creating curves and segments and drawing hair, rendering a stylish bushy beard. Then we’ll continue by designing a banner and find out how to turn it into a trendy Facebook cover image. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Global Influences
    How to Create a Delicious Ukrainian Food Buffet in Adobe IllustratorPreview400
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    Are you hungry? Learn how to draw a delicious buffet of Ukrainian national food using the basic shapes!Read More…
  • Illustration
    How to Paint a Spring Lady Floral Portrait in Adobe PhotoshopSpringlady tut400
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    Spring is in the air! Can you already feel it? Join me and get in a warm and sunny mood while drawing this vivid floral illustration of a girl surrounded with gentle flowers and fresh green foliage. Follow through a calming process of digital painting, using the Lasso Tool and standard Photoshop brushes, creating a textured effect. Let's start!Read More…
  • CorelDRAW
    How to Create a Surreal Poster Design in CorelDRAWCorel surreal 041
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    In this tutorial we'll create a wild, surreal poster design. Combine simple shapes with fountain fills, drop shadows turned into outer glows, the blend tool, custom pattern fills, various blending modes, and other drawing tools to form a funky, fresh design fit for a black light poster. This tutorial encourages you to combine all of your ideas into one cohesive design.Read More…
  • Spring
    How to Create a Quick Spring Banner in Adobe IllustratorPreview400
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    Learn how to create this simple and easy banner for your website or blog. Welcome spring with two cute birds sitting on floral branches! Read More…
  • Digital Painting
    Paint Better Portraits With the Liquify Tool in Adobe PhotoshopLiquifytool preview
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    A continuation of the Digital Painting 101 series. In today's article we'll show you how to utilize the Liquify filter to improve your digital paintings. Learn these quick and easy tips that are great for portrait art. Read More…
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