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Envato Tuts+ Community Challenge: Created by You, January 2017 Edition


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!

Create Detailed Tulips With Gradient Mesh in Illustrator

User NataBena created a gorgeous set of tulips all on her own from this Gradient Mesh tutorial by instructor . She simply said:

Thank you for the tutorial!
Tulip Illustration by NataBena

Create a Rainbow Vomiting, Kawaii Unicorn in Adobe Illustrator

Inspired by this fun Rainbow Unicorn tutorial by , Missy B created her own in a fun pink color. She commented:

This killed my morning and I loved it!
Pink Rainbow Unicorn by Missy B

Create a Colorful, Vector Carnival Mask

Putting this awesome Vector Carnival tutorial by instructor to use, Lysmar Acevedo created a stunning version on her own. She commented:

Thank you. This was a great tutorial, I enjoyed it!
Carnival Mask by  Lysmar Acevedo

Create a Vibrant Peacock in Adobe Illustrator

Nina Kamberi created this awesome Colorful Peacock inspired by a tutorial from . She commented:

I forgot to look and see if it was advanced, but I started and just had to finish. So here's mine!
Peacock Illustration by Nina Kamberi

Create an Easy, Valentine's Day Bunny in Adobe Illustrator

Inspired by this Valentine's Day tutorial from , Joshua created his own illustration featuring two adorable bunnies. He commented simply:

Thank you for this tutorial!
Valentines Day Bunny Illustration by Joshua

How to Design a Krishna Janmashtami Postcard in Adobe Illustrator

Luana Albino created her own awesomely peaceful illustration inspired by this Krishna Postcard from instructor .

Krishna Illustration by Luana Albino

Create a Traditional Russian Khokhloma Ornament in Illustrator

Hoang Pham recreated this gorgeous Russian Ornament from a tutorial by the talented . He commented:

Thank you! Great tutorial!
Russian Khokhloma Ornament by Hoang Pham

How to Create a Space Shuttle Scene in Sketch

Paulius Tvaranavičius blasted away and recreated this awesome Space Shuttle Scene by instructor . He commented:

I had a lot of fun with this one! Thank you for another great tutorial, Nikola! Here is my remake.
Space Shuttle Vector Illustration by Paulius Tvaranavicius

Create a Vector, Daily Flip Calendar

Butu truly absorbed this Vector Calendar lesson by and made it his own for a unique design.

Vector Flip Calendar by Butu

Create an Art Nouveau-Inspired Glinda Character in Adobe Illustrator

Inspired by this Art Nouveau tutorial from , Patrycja Sklodowska created a stunning winter illustration of her own. She commented:

Great tutorial! I've learned a lot!
Winter Character Illustration by Patrycja Sklodowska

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 Cute Dragon Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

Franck Beaume conquered this Dragon Photo Manipulation from in order to create an amazing result of his own. He commented:

Thanks for this great tutorial Monika, I read it and I tried something a little bit more dark.
Dragon Photo Manipulation by Franck Beaume

Create a Marvelously British Scone Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Giambi Gandini recreated this delicious Scone Text Effect from a tutorial by , commenting:

I love apricot jam!
Scone Jam Text Effect by Giambi Gandini

How to Add Texture to a Flat Illustration in Adobe Photoshop

Aisha Khan added texture to her own Flat Illustration using awesome techniques from . She commented:

Thank you so much for your tutorial. It really helped me improve my Photoshop skills. I really love your work and hope to use more of these techniques in some of my own.
Flat Texture Lemonade Illustration by Aisha Khan

How to Turn a Landscape Photograph Into an Isometric Icon in Adobe Photoshop

Inspired by this Landscape Isometric Icon tutorial by , Julio Dian created his own unique icon featuring a glance at the roots of a tall tree.

Isometric Tree icon by Julio Dian

Design a Detailed Audio Receiver Icon in Photoshop

Kevin tackled this highly detailed Audio Receiver tutorial from and knocked it straight out of the water. He simply said:

Thanks! Here is what I came up with!
Audio Receiver Photoshop icon by Kevin

How to Create a Fantasy Fairy Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

Liya Rybakova created a gorgeous interpretation of this Fairy Photo Manipulation by instructor . She commented:

Very beautiful work and thanks for the tutorial!
Fairy Photo Manipulation by Liya Rybakova

Transform a Photo into a LEGO Block Piece of Art in Adobe Photoshop

Joshua Rechtien created a charming version of this LEGO Block tutorial from . He said:

Kirk, loved your tutorial! It was very helpful so I tried my hand at my own picture. I did end up adding one additional layer as well to help give it dimension. I think the effect would work better on non-lifelike pictures like comics or cartoons where the colors are vivid, contrasting, and not as nuanced. I can't wait to check out your other tutorials!
Lego Photohsop Art by Joshua Rechtien

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 Design a Retro Poster in Adobe Illustrator

After taking on this Retro Poster design by , Mary Lee created a stunning design of her own and used it in a custom mockup. She commented:

I may have improvised a little! Thanks! I'm in a super mood now!
Retro Illustrator Poster by Mary Lee

How to Create a Vintage Typographic Illustration Poster in Adobe Illustrator

Xiaomin Jiang recreated this Vintage Typographic Poster by perfectly, commenting:

Thank you for your tutorial! It really helped me a lot!
Vintage Typographic Poster by Xiaomin Jiang

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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