The Simple Guide to File Types for Designers
Posted on 3/22/17 in Articles, Design
This article and infographic explains the most common file types you will encounter as a graphic designer, as well as the software needed to open each format.
How To Create a Realistic Chalk Lettering Effect
Posted on 3/13/17 in Articles, Design
This tutorial will show you how to combine digital and analog techniques to plan out, and create a realistic chalk lettering effect.
10 Retro Illustrator Text Styles
Posted on 3/01/17 in Graphics, Text Effects
This set includes 10 different retro graphic styles for Illustrator. Apply them to your text and vector shapes with just a single click to produce a variety of colorful titles...
Create a Funny Typographic Holiday Poster in Illustrator
Posted on 12/14/16 in Articles, Design
This tutorial will show you how to create a funny typographic holiday poster in Illustrator that will add a personal touch to your winter decorations.
30 Magic Bitmap Textures for Illustrator
Posted on 12/09/16 in Graphics, Textures
These 30 bitmap textures are magic! They are raster graphics in BMP format, but open them in Illustrator and you can change their color just like a vector. Use them to add texture...
3 Vintage Illustrator Text Effects
Posted on 12/01/16 in Graphics, Text Effects
This Illustrator template gives your text a vintage look in no time. Just open the AI file and change the text using the Type tool and you're all set!
How to Create a Dark Gravestone Illustration in Adobe Illustrator
Posted on 10/17/14 in Articles, Design
In this tutorial you'll learn how to create a dark gravestone illustration in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to set up a simple grid and how to create the main...
Inksplash Free Text Effects
Posted on 10/13/14 in Add-Ons, Illustrator
5 One-Click Adobe Illustrator graphic styles to turn any font into beautiful old vintage newspaper style. All the textures and strokes are 100% organic vector files traced from an...
How to Design a Folky Gig Poster in Adobe Illustrator
Posted on 10/06/14 in Articles, Design
In this tutorial, I'll show you how to use Adobe Illustrator and Wacom Intuos Pro tablet to design and illustrate a poster for a folk music and poetry show.
3 Illustrator Graphic Styles Vol.3
Posted on 6/06/14 in Graphics
I’m delighted to share with you the third volume of Illustrator Graphic Styles by Vlad Cristea. Check out these new vibrant text effects and give them a try in your own projects.