Create a Cartoon Skull Sticker Vector in Illustrator

Hey everyone, my name is Tanita and today we will be creating a cartoon skull sticker vector in Adobe Illustrator using various tools like the Shape tool, the Pen tool, and we’ll also get familiar with the pathfinder window. So...

Create a Cylindrical Loading Bar Vector in Illustrator

In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a detailed cylindrical loading bar vector in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to setup a simple grid and how to create the stand using basic vector...

Create texture shading in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a textured light and shadow using native functions of Adobe Illustrator. We will generate organic vector texture and apply it to objects. Knowledge gained today will help your retro-style illustrations...

Split Into Grid Illustrator

When I think about the features I use most in Illustrator I was kind of surprised that one of the top functions was Split Into Grid Illustrator. I only use it for a couple specific things, but I do these...

An interview with tattoo artist and illustrator Jordan Mitchell

Jordan Mitchell, 26, is a Texas native who relocated to Modesto, CA at the age of 10 where he discovered his deep appreciation for tattoos. Thanks to the father of a childhood friend, opportunity came knockin’ and he began...

How to Create a Music Player UI Using Adobe Illustrator

There have been a lot of UI kits swarming around the market lately. Some include complete sets of User Interface elements and, some, focus on just one element. These kits often serve as a basis and template for web...

How to Create Your Own Lollipop Vector

          Who doesn’t love candy? Who can withstand that colored, delicious sweetness that makes your mouth water? Today I will show you how to create two delicious candy vectors and lollipop vectors using the basic tool...

Interview With Graphic Artist and Illustrator Marcelo Schultz

Marcelo Schultz is a graphic designer and illustrator that specializes in typography, and is well known for an illustrative style that emulates the look of 3D. I recently had some time to chat with Marcelo. During our discussion, we...

Cindy de Sousa Draws the Best Friend You Always Wanted

Children have quite an imagination. When you were young, you probably dreamed of having a cute cuddly best friend. Boy or girl, there is a good chance that you had a stuffed animal at some point in your life....

20 Tutorials to Make You a Better Illustrator

If you want to learn how to become a better illustrator, you will have to learn more than just how to use Photoshop and Illustrator’s basic tools. Knowing how to draw is important but you will also have to...