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Envato Tuts+ Community Challenge: Created by You, May 2017

Welcome to our monthly feature of fantastic tutorial results created by you, the Envato Tuts+ community! Every day, visitors like you take the time not only to read our tutorials but also to try them out. This is an assortment of those comment submissions found throughout the Design & Illustration section. Check out this set of results and join in for the next roundup, published next month!

Vector Tutorial Results

Taken from the comments section of your favorite tutorials, these first pieces are an assortment of results created with vector drawing programs. Check out these amazing results!

How to Quickly Create a Cute Phone Character in Adobe Illustrator

Inspired by this Cute Phone Character tutorial from Eugene Stepanov had fun creating his own. He commented:

Thank you, Andrei! Cool tutorial!
Cute Phone Character Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

How to Create Summer Road Trip Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

Inspired by this lovely Summer Road Trip Illustration from , Sofia created a vibrant version of her own. She commented:

Beautiful work, I simply adore it! You are so talented! Thanks so much for inspiring people!
Summer Road Trip Illustration Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

How to Create a Heart-Shaped Tree in Adobe Illustrator

Atka Kaa fell in love with this awesome Heart-Shaped Tree tutorial from and recreated their own before commenting:

Thank you!
Heart Shaped Tree Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

Quick Tip: Create a Nice Award Medal Icon

Community regular Butu did a pretty fabulous job with this Award Medal Icon tutorial from . He commented:

Thanks Andrei. It took me 30 minutes to complete!
Award Medal Icon Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

How to Create Spring Flowers With the Gradient Mesh in Adobe Illustrator

Cissi Alerius did a wonderful job recreating these Spring Flowers inspired by a tutorial from . She said:

Nice tutorial, I love working with the Mesh Tool but I usually think it's really difficult. This helped out a lot!
Spring Flowers Gradient Mesh Illustrator Tutorial

How to Create a Meditating Cartoon Cow in Adobe Illustrator

Monique C. conquered this beautiful Meditating Cartoon Cow tutorial from She commented:

Your tips are very helpful! This was the first time I used the Mesh Tool and it's not as difficult as I once thought. In one or two parts I was a little confused by the lack of details so that was the only problem. Anyway, thank you Yulia!
Cartoon Cow Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

How to Create a Flat Grayscale Cityscape in Adobe Illustrator

Tira Lauby did a splendid job with this Grayscale Cityscape tutorial from . She said:

Here's my practice piece! Great tutorial!
Grayscale Cityscape Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

Create a Block Game Interface in Illustrator

Dejan Stojanoski designed a perfect Block Game Interface from a tutorial by . He commented:

Thanks for the great tutorial!
Block Game Interface Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

How to Create a Desktop Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

Kevin Nichols recreated this Desktop Illustration from with precision. He said:

Thanks for this beautiful, flat vector design! I noticed one or two typos/points that didn't match the examples, but I got through them. Here's my copy.
Desktop Illustration Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

How to Create a Vector Portrait With Curly Hair in Adobe Illustrator

This wonderful Vector Portrait tutorial from helped David Jones achieve incredible vector success. Enjoy his beautiful result below!

Vector Portrait Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

Adobe Photoshop Tutorial Results

Let's take a look at this next set of results inspired by Adobe Photoshop tutorials published here on Envato Tuts+. Contributions range from photo effects to icons and more! Check out these wicked results below!

How to Create a Dark Surreal Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

Alexandru Marin added extra drama to this Surreal Photo Manipulation tutorial from . He commented:

I'm more of a cinematic kind of guy...here's my result.
Surreal Photo Manipulation Photoshop Tutorial

How to Create a Delicious Jelly Bean Text Effect in Photoshop

Duc Su treated himself with this delicious Jelly Bean Text Effect from instructor . He said:

Here are my jelly belly beans.
Jelly Bean Text Effect Adobe Photoshop Tutorial

How to Create Textured, Geometric Objects in Adobe Photoshop

Jael did splendid work with this Geometric Objects tutorial from instructor , commenting simply:

Thanks Melody!
Texture Geometric Objects Photoshop Tutorial

Create a Simple, Elegant Textured Metal Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Emre Sayın created an impressive result with this Elegant Metal Text Effect from . Enjoy the amazing result below!

Metal Textured Text Effect Photoshop Tutorial

How to Create a Surreal Moon Balloons Scene With Adobe Photoshop

Inspired by this Surreal Balloon Scene from , Liya Rybakova created a fantastic result of her own, commenting:

Cool and thanks for the tutorial!
Moon Balloon Photo Manipulation Photoshop Tutorial

How to Paint a Spring Lady Floral Portrait in Adobe Photoshop

Inspired by the painting techniques found in this Spring Lady Floral Portrait from  Ian Dunkerley created a beautiful painting with vibrant colors. He commented:

Thanks for the tutorial!
Lady Portrait Photoshop Tutorial

Create a Photo-Realistic Fried Egg Using Digital Painting Techniques

User Alicat achieved great results after tackling this Realistic Fried Egg Painting from . She commented:

This tutorial was very helpful and I enjoyed learning new techniques. I became comfortable with the tools straight away. Thanks for a fun tutorial, I would have never thought to paint an egg, but I had fun and am inspired to try out new subjects to paint in Photoshop.
Realistic Fried Egg Digital Painting Tutorial

Design Tutorial Results

These final pieces are inspired by an assortment of design tutorials that don't quite fit the previous categories. They include everything from print design to drawing and more! Enjoy these beautiful pieces created by the community below!

How to Create a Vintage Event Poster in Adobe InDesign

Zavimaria did a wonderful job recreating this Vintage Event Poster from . Enjoy her amazing result below!

Vintage Rock Event Poster Adobe InDesign Tutorial

How to Create a Surreal Poster Design in CorelDRAW

Ozhet took on this inspiring Surreal Poster Design from the talented . He commented simply:

Good tutorial!
Surreal Poster Design CorelDraw Tutorial

Cartoon Fundamentals: How to Create Movement and Action

Inspired by the Cartoon Fundamentals series by , user PlumpOrange took on the challenge and created a phenomenal result. He said:

Thank you for your informative lessons. Now I know how to deal with movement!
Cartoon Fundamentals Movement Tutorial

How to Be Involved in the Next Showcase

Have you created a piece based on one of our tutorials here in the Design & Illustration section of Envato Tuts+? We're keen for you to share your results with us! Check out the general guidelines below to join in with our community:

  • Your artwork should be similar in some way to the tutorial that you followed or that inspired it. The aim of these showcases is to share what readers have created after following the tutorial.
  • Comment on the tutorial you used, attaching an image of your result. We're keen on all levels of ability: from beginner to advanced!
  • Include a comment about your result, yourself, or your process. We like knowing about you and what you're sharing.
  • Share the tutorial when you share that artwork elsewhere on the web. If you've posted your piece on sites like Facebook, Tumblr or Behance, link back to the tutorial so that other users know your source and can join in on the fun.

Thanks to everyone who was highlighted above for sharing your results with the Envato Tuts+ community. We look forward to checking out your brilliant versions of our tutorials in the near future, and welcome users new and old to participate in upcoming showcases.

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