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  • Patterns
    How to Create a Seamless Vintage Nautical Life Pattern in Adobe IllustratorPreview 400 277
    In this tutorial, you will learn to create marine life wallpaper in vintage style. You will use the Pencil Tool to draw different elements and learn to make the wallpaper seamless.Read More…
  • Graphic Design
    Create a Retro World Cup Poster in Adobe InDesignPreview image 400
    The 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off (no pun intended!) this summer. No doubt all eyes will be on Brazil as international teams compete for the ultimate soccer trophy. Read More…
  • Vector
    Create a Retro Footballer in Adobe Illustrator for the World CupPreview
    Love football? The 2014 World Cup in Brazil starts today! In this tutorial, I decided to create a bright illustration with a retro style effect but with a nod to the hosting teams colors, all in Adobe Illustrator.Read More…
  • Vector
    How to Create a Surreal Poster Design in Adobe IllustratorRain022
    Let your dreams out of their brain-cage and create a surreal vintage-inspired poster design. Muted tones, overlay pattern, and building objects and designs with simple shapes. Put it all together for a creative concept sure to be at home on your dorm wall.Read More…
  • Vector
    Create a Retro Phone Illustration in Adobe IllustratorPreview2
    In this tutorial you'll get a teaser for the video course Mastering Sketch Design in Illustrator. Sketch out a retro object, refine the line art, and render it with layered gradient shapes.Read More…
  • Illustration
    Create a Cute Bird With Geometric Shapes in Adobe IllustratorBirdhub
    In this tutorial, you'll learn how to draw a cute geometric bird in Adobe Illustrator, with the use of the Shape Builder tool and Outline Stroke. This chirpy little fellow comes to life through the use of simple shapes, colors and techniques. Read More…
  • Vector
    How to Create a Retro Fox Illustration in Adobe IllustratorFoxpreview
    Today you'll learn how to create a cute fox illustration in Adobe Illustrator. Using basic shapes, stylish colors and the Warp Effect tool, you can create a charming cartoon character in a retro style. This is a great project for beginners! Let's get started. Read More…
  • Tools & Tips
    How to Create a Blended Hexagonal Print Design in Adobe IllustratorHex 277
    Geometric print designs have been quite the trend as of late. Using the Blend Tool (W), the Appearance panel in Adobe Illustrator, and a trendy color palette we'll create a hexagonal design of our own, ready for the printers.Read More…
  • Illustration
    How to Create a Geometric, WPAP Vector Portrait in Adobe IllustratorWpap wpap400
    Tuts+ has the honor to present to you a vector tutorial from a true legend, Wedha Abdul Rasyid. Wedha, originally from Indonesia, created his art work in traditional mediums early in the 1990s, which later in early 2000, crossed over into the digital world. Vector being the natural choice for such a colorful, geometric style. Since then, it has gained major popularity in Indonesia, with several communities dedicated to the creation and showcasing of portraits in a WPAP style, with members in their thousands! With the resurgence of the geometric trend, it's fair to say that WPAP may venture out of Indonesia and into more aspects of design. The following is a tutorial on how to create a WPAP (Wedha's Pop Art Portrait) portrait in Adobe Illustrator, by the WPAP master himself!Read More…
  • Vintage
    25+ Illustrator Tutorials for Creating Vintage Graphics and Retro IllustrationPreview
    If you’re looking to improve your vector design skills, learn how to use Illustrator on a deeper level, and discover how to create vintage vector graphics, then you've landed on the right article. We've assembled a collection of tutorials that show you how to create vintage illustrations, and retro graphics using Illustrator effects and a variety of professional workflows. These tutorials will teach you how to create retro characters, add a vintage textural look to your vector work, combine text with graphics for timeless vintage branding, make retro design items to add to your portfolio, such as 50's era posters, and more. Build your vector vintage design skills with this collection of tutorials that will help you build up your portfolio with custom, retro style work.Read More…
  • Designing
    How to Create a Retro Boxing Poster in PhotoshopPreview day4
    As it's Graphic Design Week here on Psdtuts+, let's take a look at some basic Graphic Design principles and cast an eye over the Boxing Poster aesthetic from yesteryear. Creating a retrograde look is nothing new, but there are some things to keep an eye out for when mimicking Graphic Design from any decades past. We'll be drawing inspiration from Poster Design from the 1960s, particularly Boxing Posters from that era. Let's get started!Read More…