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Envato Tuts+ Community Challenge: Created by You, Spooky Edition 2016

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 month's Halloween theme with this set of spooky 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!

Create a Dia De Los Muertos Illustration Using Adobe Illustrator

User iamsushmita created this stunning Dia De Los Muertos Illustration inspired by a tutorial from instructor Asher Benson. She commented:

Can't believe I did it! Although it's not the same, I'm still happy here!
Adobe Illustrator Dia De Los Muertos Art by iamsushmita

Create a Trick-or-Treat Halloween Monster in Adobe Illustrator

Meg Tannahill created this adorable Halloween Monster with inspiration from a tutorial by Yulia Sokolova. She mentioned:

Thanks for this great tutorial! I made my own sketch of a monster but followed the steps to color it!
Adobe Illustrator Halloween Monster by Meg Tannahill

How to Create a Spider Web Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

Mohammed Sabeel perfectly recreated this Spider Web from instructor . He added:

Enjoyed the tutorial and learned many things. Here is my effort.
Adobe Illustrator Spider Web by Mohammed Sabeel

Create a Quick Set of Spooky Ghosts in Adobe Illustrator

Julie Lemaire created this awesome set of Spooky Ghosts inspired by instructor . She commented:

This is the first time I've shown one of my pics, and  worked on your tutorial all day long. So here is mine, and thank you for your amazing work!
Adobe Illustrator Halloween Ghosts by Julie Lemaire

Create an Easy, Retro Pumpkin Card in Adobe Illustrator

Tema Kaet created their own version of this adorable Retro Pumpkin Card from adding simply:

Good lesson!
Adobe Illustrator Pumpkin Art by Tema Kaet

Create a Mysterious Halloween Scene in Adobe Illustrator

Christian McLean made this awesome Halloween Scene inspired by a tutorial from . He said:

A very long tutorial, but pretty awesome result, so it's definitely worth the ride!
Adobe Illustrator Halloween House by Christian McLean

How to Make a Calavera Girl Vector Portrait in Adobe Illustrator

Here is user Karen's version of the amazing Calavera Vector Tutorial by .

Adobe Illustrator Calavera Portrait by Karen

How to Create a Dark Gravestone Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

User Butu created this awesome stone inspired by the Gravestone Illustration from . He added:

Great tutorial Andrei! Keep them coming!
Adobe Illustrator Halloween Gravestone by Butu

Create a Tim Burton Inspired Bride of Frankenstein in Illustrator

Gosia created this fabulous piece inspired by the Bride of Frankenstein tutorial from

Adobe Illustrator Bride of Frankenstein Fan Art by Gosia

Use Textures to Enhance a Halloween Illustration in Illustrator

Anna Barbulescu put these wonderful textures to use to recreate this Halloween Illustration from . She commented:

Thanks a lot for this tutorial. I'm not confident enough to "digitize" my illustrations because I get discouraged and give up easily, but with your tutorial, I kind of feel better and more confident now. Mostly because it's the sort of illustration I want to do. Thanks!
Illustrator Trick or Treat Illustration by Anna Barbulescu

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 patterns and more! Check out these wicked results below!

Create a Bloody Text Effect Wallpaper in Adobe Photoshop

User Daniele did a great job recreating this awesome Vintage Text Effect Wallpaper from .

Photoshop Bloody Text Effect by Daniele

Manipulate Smoke to Create Hyper-Real Images

Adrian created this awesome Smoke Manipulation from a tutorial by . He added:

I made this tutorial using a photo of myself, here is the result.
Photoshop Smoke Manipulation by Adrian

Quick Tip: Create a "Scary" Text Effect in Photoshop

Hope Wagner changed things up for this Scary Text Effect tutorial from . She mentioned:

I decided to do mine differently with different patterns and different colors. I watched the new Carrie movie last night so I decided to make it about Carrie.
Photoshop Scary Text Effect by Hope Wagner

Create a Dark Lady Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

Vanessa Padua created this Dark Lady Photo Manipulation inspired by the tutorial from . She mentioned:

Thank you my friend, this is a very good tutorial. I learned a lot!
Dark Lady Photo Manipulation by Vanessa Padua

Create a Gothic Portrait Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

Liya Rybakova did an awesome job with this Dark Gothic Portrait from Jenny Le. She said:

Thank you for the beautiful tutorial!
Dark Gothic Portrait Photo Manipulation by Liya Rybakova

Create a Halloween-Inspired Children’s Illustration in Photoshop

Lena did amazing recreating this lovely Halloween Children's Illustration from instructor .

Childrens Halloween Illustration by Lena

Create a Misty Landscape Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

Anil Viji took on this awesome Misty Landscape Manipulation by . He said:

Thanks for the tutorial! This is my first photo manipulation attempt.
Misty Landscape Photo Manipulation by Anil Viji

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!

Design a Victorian Halloween Poster in Adobe InDesign

Jael did amazing work with this Victorian Halloween Poster from . He added simply:

Thanks Grace!
InDesign Vintage Halloween Poster by Jael

Make an Animated Pumpkin Using Pixel Art in Adobe Photoshop

Emine recreated this awesome Pumpkin GIF from Mary Winkler. She simply commented:

Animated GIF Pumpkin by Emine

Create a Tattoo Style, Grunge, Day of Dead Girl Poster in Illustrator

Dustin Creager did an amazing job with this Day of the Dead Poster from instructor . He added:

This is what I did, I'm pretty new to Illustrator. Hope you like it. I am not done, I still have to add the background textures and replace some text, but I hope I did a good job.
Day of the Dead Poster by Dustin Creager

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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