How to Create a One-Page Newsletter Template in InDesign

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a newsletter template. InDesign newsletter templates are quick and simple to put together and are perfect for informing customers or employees about your business. Coming up with great newsletter design ideas can take some thought, but this design cleverly combines style and function in...
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How to Create a Bluetooth Icon in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial, we’re going to take a quick look behind the process of creating a Bluetooth icon in Adobe Illustrator, and see how easy it is to do so using the Pen Tool. So, assuming you already have the software up and running, let’s jump straight into it! Tutorial Details: Bluetooth Icon Program: Adobe...
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Create Double Exposures in a Few Clicks with These Ai-Powered Photoshop Actions

Download these free Photoshop actions courtesy of SparkleStock. They let you easily create double exposure artworks by combining two photos. Using artificial intelligence, the main subject in your photo is automatically masked saving you a lot of time. You can also upgrade to the Pro version which will give you advanced features such as face-detection,...
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Diary of a Small Business, Freelancer Artist : August Review

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below and I may receive commissions for purchases made through links in this post. However, these are all products I use myself and thus highly recommend and support. AUGUST EARNINGS BREAKDOWN USING ONLINE TOOLS TO SELL ART ONLINE A lot of time Small Businesses online suffer and fall of...
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How to Create a Coconut Text Effect in Adobe Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingFollow this tutorial and learn how to create a fun and tropical coconut text effect in vector form. At the beginning, we will make a few adjustments to the text; then we'll continue with the coconut flesh, for which we will use effects and brushes to make it look quite realistic. We...
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18 Valentines Day Graphics for All Access Membership Area

All Access Membership Area has a lovely collection of valentines day graphics to download this week. This collection is jam packed with hand doodled graphics in EPS vector format as well as PNGs and JPGs. Use them to create cards invitations, products or more. Now available for download by Access Members. This graphic is by Art...
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Women Type Designers

How women emerged from the shadows of the past and left their mark in the world of type The post Women Type Designers appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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InDesign How-to Video: Create Documents With Bleed

In this week’s InDesignSecrets video, Mike Rankin sets up a document to bleed—or extend—to the edge of a printed page. When printing a document, a bleed allows for any paper shift that can occur, while ensuring all elements that need to will “bleed” off the page. Check out new tutorials every Tuesday on our InDesign...
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Thinking of Hiring WordPress Professionals to Design Your Site? Here’s How!

A custom-designed WordPress site is a fantastic way to showcase everything your business has to offer. With almost 7.5 million live sites in the United States alone, it’s by far the most popular website platform around the world. And for good reason—WordPress sites look great, run smoothly, and allow for lots of flexibility in design...
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InDesign FX: Captain Marvel’s Star

So like a few bajillion other folks, I saw Captain Marvel recently. Fun movie, especially the bits with “Goose” the cat/flerkin. And since I tend to see the world through geek-colored glasses, I wondered about two somewhat ridiculous things as I sat in the theater. The first was which version of QuarkXPress was I using in...
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How to Create a Photoshop Action to Turn a Photo Into a Drawing

What You'll Be CreatingPhotoshop offers many filters, but the most powerful photo effects come from combining various tricks. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to create a Photoshop action to turn a photo into art, creating a cool photo effect of a transition between a photo and a drawing. You'll learn how to create...
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Find and Remove Repeated Words Using GREP

This GREP query will do a much better job of tracking down repeated words than InDesign's built in spell checking feature. The post Find and Remove Repeated Words Using GREP appeared first on InDesignSecrets...
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How to Make a Colorful Icon Pack

What You'll Be CreatingIn the following steps, you will learn how to create a colorful icon pack in Adobe Illustrator. For starters, you will learn how to set up a simple grid and how to create a frame for your line icon pack. Using basic tools and taking full advantage of the grid and snap...
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26 Best InDesign ePublishing Templates (Digital Magazines & eBooks)

Have an idea for a new eBook? Make it happen with this exclusive collection of ePublishing templates. 26 Best InDesign ePublishing Templates You can learn just about anything from the internet. From eBooks to online shows, digital media is changing how we learn.Do you love writing? Now you can create your very own eBook using...
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One Overhead Lighting Set Up

It’s always a challenge to keep things fresh and new in Gavin’s small home studio and sometimes that means taking it back to basics. The difference between just a small movement in the light can be really marked. The flooring is our old recently replaced decking (up-cycling at it’s best) I think it really adds...
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How to Create a Clipping Mask in Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingToday, we have a handy little quick tip for you that's as powerful as it is simple! Let's take a look at how to how to create a clipping mask in Photoshop! Let's get started!Follow along with us over on our Envato Tuts+ YouTube Channel: What You Will Need Baby girl digital paper pack...
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What Kind of InDesign User Are You? (Quiz)

Answer the questions, tally your points, and discover your InDesign personality! A.   What is your level of InDesign expertise? I know everything there is to know. I’m somewhere between “beginner” and “advanced”—it depends on the day. B.   Do you wish you could be more efficient and productive in InDesign? No, thanks. I’m comfortable working at a plodding pace while my colleagues...
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