Making a Golden Text Effect in a Metallic Style

This tutorial will show you to make a golden text effect in metallic style. You will learn an easy way to create a fully editable, glam gold text effect using layer styles, and create a nice shadow using a couple of blur filters. (View This Tutorial)…

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Create a Winter Scene in Adobe Photoshop: The Digital Painting

What You’ll Be CreatingIn the first part of this tutorial, fellow Tuts+ instructor, Rowena Aitken showed you how to create the line art for this festive winter collaboration. In today’s tutorial, I’ll be showing you how to paint it using Adobe Photoshop and a pen tablet. Let’s begin!…

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Inspiring Examples of 3D Typography

Typography is a remarkable piece of art that has its own styles and techniques to making a written language more appealing when it comes to learning and recognition. Today, you will witness inspiring examples of 3D Typography created by various talented artists. You will see in this article the process and tools they’ve used  in creating…

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Creating Borders Around a Shape in Photoshop

So Christmas is upon us, this was actually recorded and posted on Christmas Eve, and maybe the eggnog has gone to my head. This application of the technique is a little seasonal and fun but it doeas have some practical applications too. Here I add a border around a shape, but in a way that…

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Festive Photo Booth Props

Here’s an extra special Festive Freebie and something just for fun. It’s that time of year when families and friends get together and that means plenty of precious photo opportunities. To add to the fun we’ve made some unique photo booth props for you to print out, embellish and share with your friends. There’s a…

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Step by Step to Paint a Cartoon Lady Image

This is the work through to paint a cartoon lady portrait. You will see how this artwork to be made step by step. The artwork is created layer by layer. You may be able to use similar method to paint your artwork. (View This Tutorial)…

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Editable Backgrounds and Type in Photoshop

In this tutorial, Daniel shows you how to create a simple, editable background to showcase a text-based logo. You’ll learn how to stylize the text, including converting the text to shapes so you can move letters individually, to dazzling effect…

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A Brief Introduction to Double Exposure Photography

Double exposure photography is a technique in which 2 images are exposed in a single frame of film. This was a technique used by film photographers to achieve some really amazing effects. The post A Brief Introduction to Double Exposure Photography appeared first on Design Instruct…

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Create a Winter Scene in Adobe Photoshop: The Line Art

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial you will learn how to create some fun line art as a basis for a cute winter illustration.I’ll be collaborating with Melody Nieves. I’ll be creating the line art and Melody will be rendering the scene in Adobe Photoshop…

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Tip of the Week: Duplicating Styles

This tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on December 18, 2014. Sign up now and every week you’ll get a new InDesign Tip of the Week and Keyboard Shortcut of the Week, along with roundups of new articles at InDesignSecrets and CreativePro, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! Just scroll all the…

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How to Create a Yoga Goddess Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingAs the music begins to play, a soft breeze fills the space with the undeniable smell of magnolia blossoms. She gracefully enters and begins a “tree pose” with her hands in Namaste form. Our female figure is inspired by the Indian culture for its gorgeous use of color and the grace of…

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Using Animated GIFs in InDesign

At this year’s InDesign Conference, I was asked an interesting question about using animated GIFs in interactive documents exported from InDesign. It’s not a topic that comes up very often, but on the chance that you may have a GIF or two that you want to use in a project, here’s the scoop. Placing Animated…

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Photoshop Quicktip – Resetting Photoshop

From time to time Photoshop may have little issues that just can’t be sorted. Before you go ahead and uninstall and reinstall Photoshop try a soft reset. The post Photoshop Quicktip – Resetting Photoshop appeared first on TipSquirrel…

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Photo Manipulation for a Devil Image

In this tutorial, it will show you the process of creating this abstract style, underworld demon lord in Photoshop. We will use a variety of custom brushes and textures to manipulate a model’s image. You will be doing lots of painting and image adjustments along the way. (View This Tutorial)…

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Create a Christmas Fantasy Scene in Photoshop

Learn how to create this fantasy Christmas scene with Photoshop. You will use a variety of brushes and images in order to achieve a pleasant final result. Let’s start! What you’ll be creating In this tutorial you will create a winter fantasy scene. In order to follow this tutorial you will need Photoshop CS3 or…

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22 Easy Steps to Create This Haunted House Scene

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a haunted house scene using photo manipulation techniques. You’ll work with blending, masking, coloring to create a dark and eerie atmosphere. What you’ll be creating We’ll start this tutorial by setting up a field scene from three images. Then we’ll add the house, crow and birds…

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