How to Create an Amsterdam Cityscape in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingCities, skylines, and urban landscapes make great sources of inspiration for design and illustration projects, with their interesting shapes and architecture. Today, we'll be looking at Amsterdam, the capital city of the Netherlands.Amsterdam’s canal district (or Canal Ring, known locally as the Grachtengordel) was a feat of city planning and engineering back in the 17th century. Many of the area’s iconic row houses that line the canals were built in the 17th and 18th centuries by merchants who had profited from Amsterdam’s growth as a port city. But as they were refurbished or rebuilt through the years, (Read more...)