Create a Cute Little Tiger in Illustrator

  The tiger is one of the coolest animals in the earth. It’s a very powerful, dangerous, yet fascinating animal. In this tutorial, we will be drawing the tiger, but we will be doing it a little bit different. Instead of portraying the tiger as a savage and mean creature, I will teach you how to…

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EZ Does It. Really.

If you’ve ever had to silhouette a girl with windblown hair, you know what a challenge it can be to create the perfect mask. I’ve always used channels, duplicating the best one and using Levels, Curves and judicious handwork to create a mask. As long as the subject has some contrast with the background, there’s…

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Illustrator: Creating a swatch set from an image

Updated: 5-Jan-2010: Added Video Tutorial at end of transcript During our InDesign Trivia night at the Perth InDesign User Group in December, we had some fun with colours in InDesign. Here’s one of the scenario’s we used: So you’re working on a layout in InDesign, and although you know you can use the Eyedropper tool…

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