Welcome back to Best of the Design Web, where we feature some of the best design tutorials of this past month! Tackle new and exciting projects from across the web, and let us know your favorites in the comments!
10 Amazing Tutorials From Across the Web
How to Create a Cartoon Style Vector Burger in Adobe Illustrator
In this tutorial, illustrator Alexandra Onica shows you how to create a fun vector burger in Illustrator. Learn how to ink the initial lines before coloring the full design in a few simple steps.
How to Create Realistic Wood Textures Using Photoshop Tools
In this tutorial, our very own Jenny Le shows you how to create awesome wood textures from scratch. Learn how to use Photoshop's unique filters to create realistic wood for any project.
How to Create a School Bus Illustration in Adobe Illustrator
Instructor Bao Nguyen takes you along the journey of creating this wonderful school bus illustration. Learn how to use fast tools in Illustrator to build a bus from simple shapes and gradients.
How to Create a Realistic Chalk Lettering Effect
Love chalk art? In this tutorial, expert Chris Spooner shows you how to create exquisite chalk lettering in Adobe Illustrator. Learn how to plan out the initial typography before experimenting with realistic chalk effects.
Digitally Color a Delicate, Beautiful Portrait in Adobe Photoshop
Create a stunning portrait inspired by Emma Leonard's great tips! In this tutorial, Emma shows us how to start a portrait with a pencil drawing before moving onto color in Photoshop.
Create Mixed Inks with Adobe InDesign
Learn great InDesign tips from instructor Jo Gulliver! In this tutorial, Jo shows us how to create new ink swatches and groups using Adobe InDesign.
Video Tutorial: 7 Steps to Great Character Design
Disney artist Aaron Blaise shows you his incredible process behind the character designs of some of your favorite classic movies. Learn the importance of creating a story for your characters as well as how to draw them out in Adobe Photoshop.
How to Create a Pan's Labyrinth-Style Monster Painting
In this tutorial, Jana Heidersdorf shows you how to create an atmospheric, mixed media painting inspired by the horror movie from Guillermo del Toro. Follow her process and get an inside look with a bonus video.
How to Make a Double Exposure Effect in Photoshop
Learn how to make a trendy double exposure effect from Adobe Creative Cloud's official YouTube channel. In this quick video, learn how to blend two images together using a variety of Photoshop tools.
How to Create a Neon Nightclub Music Poster in Photoshop CC
In this quick video, instructor Nathaniel Dodson shows you how to create a wicked neon music poster in Photoshop. Learn how to create the initial geometric elements before finalizing the overall design.
Top 15 Tutorials From Envato Tuts+ Design & Illustration
Our experts have provided you with many great tutorials this month! Here are 15 of our most tried, tested, and shared tutorials from the Design and Illustration section here at Envato Tuts+.
And see entries from our latest Envato Tuts+ Community Challenge: Created By You, celebrating the incredible efforts of our talented community.
- Flat DesignHow to Create Flat Design Easter Icons in Adobe IllustratorYulia Sokolova
- Character DesignHow to Create a Spring-Themed Illustration in Adobe IllustratorIvan Petrusevski
- SpringHow to Create a Decorative Spring Floral Lettering Card in Adobe IllustratorNataliya Dolotko
- Text EffectsHow to Create a Western Text Effect in Adobe IllustratorAndrei Marius
- IllustrationHow to Create a Cafe Illustration in Adobe IllustratorNataliya Dolotko
- Photo EffectsHow to Create a Rubber Stamp Effect in Adobe PhotoshopJohn Negoita
- Text EffectsHow to Create an Inflated 3D Frilly Text Effect in Adobe PhotoshopRose
- Text EffectsHow to Create a Steampunk Inspired Text Effect in Adobe PhotoshopRose
- Digital PaintingCreate a Mountain Fortress Using Matte Painting Techniques in PhotoshopEric Dima-ala
- PortraitHow to Paint a Bold, Glowing, Colorful Portrait in Adobe PhotoshopMelody Nieves
- AnimalsHow to Draw a Dalmatian DogEugenia Hauss
- NatureHow to Draw Spring Flowers With Colored PencilsEugenia Hauss
- DrawingHow to Draw MetalMonika Zagrobelna
- ResumesHow to Create a ResumeGrace Fussell
- FlyersHow to Create a Family-Friendly Flyer for a Church Event in Adobe InDesignGrace Fussell
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