Create a Simple Thermometer lllustration in Adobe Illustrator

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to create a simple thermometer illustration in Adobe Illustrator. For starters you will learn how to set up a simple grid, how to create the pixel perfect main shape and how to add subtle shading. Next using basic blending and vector shape building techniques and taking full advantage of the Appearance panel, you will learn how to create the thermometer tube. Finally, you will learn how to create a simple grid using two tiny paths and a bunch of Transform effects. Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Illustrator CS5 Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate Topics Covered: Basic (Read more...)