Create a Big Night City with Glowing Moon and Rippled Water Reflections - Illustrator tutorial

From this Tutorial you will learn how to create a magical city night with mystic buildings silhouettes, water reflections and shiny moon crescent. In the process of implementing the thirty steps, we’ll be using Ellipse, Rectangle and Rounded Rectangle Tool, Roughen Effect, Pucker and Bloat, Pathfinder Panel and Clipping Mask.
submitted: 5 years and 434 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.29 / 10
Views: 86936
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Create a Gorgeous Purple 3D Heart with Ornaments - Photoshop tutorial

This tutorial consists of three parts. In the first part (Step 1- Step 27) we are going to create 2D Heart full with transparent shapes in Adobe Illustrator. In the second part (Step 28- Step 44) we’ll exercise the creation of gorgeous 3D purple heart with ornaments, using the 3D options of Adobe Illustrator. In the third part (Step 45- Step 99) we are going to create a beautiful background using Fuzzball Brush and Glowing Edges Filter in Adobe Photoshop. To decorate the heart and add glowing metal parts to the image, we’ll use this source image by Jawshoewah. All CS versions of Illustrator and Photoshop programs are applicable.
submitted: 5 years and 452 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.56 / 10
Views: 28329
Tags:colorsheartornamentstransparent
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How to Create a Retro Grunge Style Poster - Illustrator tutorial

In this tutorial I am going to show you how to create a retro grunge style poster using patterns, gradients and brushes in Illustrator. You will also learn how to make a rough grunge texture in Photoshop using only Adjustments Layers. The whole tut comprises of thirty steps and you will need CS versions of Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop to implement all of them properly.
submitted: 5 years and 471 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 8.6 / 10
Views: 20873
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How to Create a Colorful Retro Style Poster - Illustrator tutorial

From this Adobe Illustrator tutorial you will learn how to create a colorful retro style poster using gradients, geometric shapes, patterns and 3D effects. All CS versions of Adobe Illustrator are applicable.
submitted: 5 years and 487 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.33 / 10
Views: 34698
Tags:posterretro
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Create a Beautiful Night Scene with Mystic Silhouettes - Photoshop tutorial

From this tutorial you will learn how to create a lovely starry night scene with shiny moon, mystic silhouettes of buildings and bats in the sky. You don’t need some special drawing skills as all shapes are created without painting. The whole image is a result of using Pen Tool, Rectangle and Rounded Rectangle Tool as well as Polygon Tool for the stars and Elliptical Marquee Tool for the moon. Lots of Layer Styles are used to give the objects volume, texture and glow.
submitted: 5 years and 573 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 10 / 10
Views: 47803
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Create a Colorful Water World with Fish and Sea Weed - Illustrator tutorial

This tutorial shows detailed step-by step guide to create three different kinds of colorful fish, sea weed, vector bubble, and nice background full with glowing rays. To make all the elements of Water World image you’ll need Adobe Illustrator. After being designed in that Vector Program, all sea creatures, bubbles and rays will be arranged and processed in Adobe Photoshop. Any CS version of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator is applicable to accomplish this tutorial. The Photoshop part includes mainly Layer Styles, Blend Mode and Gradients. As for the Illustrator, we’ll be using Mesh Tool, Clipping Mask, default Patterns, Blending Object, Transformations and lots of Gradients and effects. Hope that you won’t be repelled by these a bit more than hundred steps. Actually this is 5 in 1 tutorial as it could be divided into five parts- each of them a separate tut, i.e. one tutorial for glowing rays drawing, three tutorials dedicated to fish drawing and one tutorial on making bubble and sea weed. Well, let us start to follow the steps of our 5 in 1 Water World tutorial.
submitted: 5 years and 635 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.44 / 10
Views: 65577
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Create a Beautiful Fan Surrounded by Magic Shapes, Runes and Plants - Photoshop tutorial

In this Photoshop tutorial I am going to show you all steps taken to turn a pair of wooden mallets into a gorgeous looking fan surrounded by magic shapes, runes and plants. To achieve the final result we shall practice and apply lots of transformations, Displacement Map, layer styles, actions and also dry brush smudge used to make amazing scattered effects and flying debris. To implement successfully all steps of this tutorial, firstly we need to download the source image in high resolution from here.
submitted: 5 years and 735 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.89 / 10
Views: 116322
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Create a Fantastic Glowing Decorated Time Piece - Photoshop tutorial

In this tutorial I am going to show you all methods to create a glowing timepiece decorated with precious stones and golden insects. I used Adobe Photoshop CS 4 and CorelDraw X3 to make the image but other versions are also applicable. You can see the image in high resolution here. At first sight the tutorial seems long, actually more of the steps contain only description of the layer style applied to the respective timepiece part. It will take you no more than three hours to implement all steps and to achieve the final result.
submitted: 5 years and 828 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 10 / 10
Views: 34034
Tags:glowinggoldpiecetime
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Create a Colorful Deep Water Scene - Photoshop tutorial

In this tutorial you will find an easy way to turn an ordinary stethoscope into attractive underwater scene using Adobe Photoshop. You will see how easy is to create sparkly colorful fish and dancing and glowing jelly fish by means of Warp Tool, Blend Mode change and Actions. For the purpose of this tutorial we'll need a nice picture of a stethoscope by Jaskier from pxleyes.com stock: Download here
submitted: 5 years and 949 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.14 / 10
Views: 37694
Tags:colorfulfishsceneunderwaterwater
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Make A Glossy Flash Drive Icon From Scratch - Photoshop tutorial

In this tutorial we are going to create a Flash Drive image which can be used as an icon or added to your design project. The program you need is Adobe Photoshop. I used Photoshop CS4 but you can create it with older versions of the program- CS2 for example. The creation of this image requires mainly Layer Styles work, even the opalescence effect and relief are achieved by means of Blending Options.
submitted: 5 years and 1010 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.13 / 10
Views: 49099
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Create a Magic Glowing and Sparkly Wood Scenery - Photoshop tutorial

This is a tutorial which will help you to create a lovely, magic looking wood full of glowing flowers, golden insects and nice birdie covered in glossy feathers. We'll make all these creatures from a single source image- stunning picture of Gold Interior taken by Hilleke. You can download the image from here. In the process of creating the Magic Wood we'll be using lots of transformations, different layer styles and Actions Panel. I used Adobe Photoshop CS 4 to create everything but all versions where Warp tool (Edit, Transform, Warp) is available will suit our purpose. Enough with this intro, let's get down to work :)
submitted: 5 years and 1072 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.76 / 10
Views: 99984
Tags:feathersglowsparkwood
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The Making of Merry Go Wild - Photoshop tutorial

From this tutorial you will learn how to turn a picture of Merry Go Round into a grunge and muddy looking image with lots of motion. All was created using a single source image taken from PxlEyes stock: http://www.pxleyes.com/images/contests/merry%20go%20round/fullsize/sourceimage.jpg. The program used is Adobe Photoshop CS4, but you could achieve the same with the earlier versions where Warp transformation is included. From the first nine steps you will learn how to create a nice grunge texture, because the background is nothing but just such type of texture. In the other twenty six steps is given the detailed process of the whole manipulation so we have two tutorials in one. Hope you will not be repelled from its 35 steps. They are short and given in detail so that the same result to be achieved from all who are interested to create the same Merry Go Wild.
submitted: 5 years and 1281 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.66 / 10
Views: 142129
Tags:makingmerryroundwild
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Create a Futuristic Dreamer Impression - Photoshop tutorial

In this tutorial I am going to show you in detail how to create a futuristic dreamer image in Adobe Photoshop CS4. After performing all the steps given in this tutorial, you will have the result below. We are going create the entire head and the planet from a single water bubble source image.
submitted: 5 years and 1333 days ago


Written by: CorneliaMladenova
Score: 9.72 / 10
Views: 127561
Tags:dreamerfuturistic
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