Freebie: 5 Retro Lightroom Presets

SparkleStock Prestalgia Lite is a set of five retro Lightroom presets transform your photos from normal to nostalgic in just one click. Upgrade to the pro version for all 25 effects. Otherwise, the lite version is completely free so download and try them out today! Lightroom Presets The lite version comes with 5 retro effects. Upgrade to the pro…

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The Photoshop Nuts are Back!

TipSquirrel has become a victim of its own success this year with Photoshop Nuts (our team) finding new avenues to pursue and new opportunities presenting themselves. After a few quiet months we’ve come back together and we’ve even managed to get some new Nuts! The post The Photoshop Nuts are Back! appeared first on TipSquirrel…

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30 Inspiring Musician Vectors

This vector collection is dedicated to all the talented stars of this generation who continue to spin beautiful melodies and music to all of us. Most of the names included here are billboard chart toppers and the biggest names of the world’s music industry. Their songs have made a mark to our hearts as each…

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Licences and Terms of Use

We offer Four types of license for our graphics and illustrations. The post Licences and Terms of Use appeared first on Art Inspire Studio…

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Deke’s Techniques 469: Creating a Custom Dual Brush in Photoshop

In this week’s free Deke’s Techniques episode, Deke shows you how to create your own custom brush in Photoshop, crafted out of two disparate splotches of paint. Using Photoshop’s Dual Brush feature inside the Brush panel, Deke combines the oil paint patch on the left with the powder blast on the right:And after a few…

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Boo-filled Hand Drawn Halloween Pattern Vector!

In case you’re still needing spooktacular Halloween designs, we’re rolling out this awesome hand drawn Halloween pattern vector tutorial! With this you’ll learn to draw classic Halloween elements and turn them into a fun and boo filled pattern. Tutorial Details: Hand Drawn Halloween Pattern Vector Program: Adobe Illustrator CS6 Difficulty: Intermediate Topics Covered: Blob Brush Tool, Pattern…

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How to Create a Vintage Typographic Illustration Poster in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be Creating“There’s no place like home…” Dorothy whispered those words, and with three clicks of her sparkly ruby slippers, she was back in Kansas again. It’s an iconic movie moment, one we couldn’t neglect in our series of Wizard of Oz-themed tutorials.So in this tutorial, we’ll walk through creating a typographic illustration using…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 30 October 2015

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Need to Learn Regular Expressions? Check Out These Resources You can learn more about regular expressions in various places: * The BBEdit … Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 30 October 2015 on Pariah…

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Expert’s Weigh In: What’s Your Favorite CSS Trick?

If you’ve been looking for some shortcuts to save some time or ease some of the frustrations that sometimes come with writing CSS, then we’ve got a treat for you! Instead of handing out candy for Halloween, we asked a handful of experts to share their favorite CSS tricks with us. No magic potions here,…

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Math Mondays

Last week, I met a high school design teacher, who was describing the ups and downs of teaching print and design principles to teenagers. I was appalled to hear of the ignorance of simple, basic math concepts that I’d mastered by the third grade (maybe because I went to Catholic school in the 50s). He…

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Free lynda.com Videos: Accelerated Design with Comp CC and InDesign

If you’ll allow me one moment to state something incredibly obvious: mobile technology is just about the hottest thing going these days. And the folks at Adobe are well aware of this, focusing a lot of their resources on developing game-changing mobile apps for creatives to add to their workflows. One such app is Adobe Comp,…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 29 October 2015

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Inside a Hidden New York City Museum Devoted to Graphic Design But there’s one spectacular place to observe and study graphic design, … Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 29 October 2015 on Pariah…

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Create a Hot Air Balloon Scene From The Wizard of Oz in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingIn celebration of our Wizard of Oz week here at Envato Tuts+, I wanted to create a vibrant and colorful scene of the Great and Powerful Wizard’s entrance into the land of Oz. This tutorial features work with Photoshop’s 3D tools to create the balloon, a highly useful technique for masking cloud images,…

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Gritty Texture Effect in Photoshop

An excerpt from Corey Barker’s Photoshop Down & Dirty Tricks for Designers. I’m a big fan of textures. I keep a folder of nothing but textures for any occasion. Whether they’re from iStockphoto, Fotolia, my own camera, or even my phone, I always like to have a variety on hand. In this project, we’ll use…

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Add a Watermark Sign to any Photo in Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial we will add our own watermark sign to an existing photo. We will use the Type Tool and a blending mode to achieve pleasing effects. Final Image As always, this is the final image that we’ll be creating: Tutorial Details Program: Adobe Photoshop CS3 Estimated Completion Time: 40 minutes Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate…

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Cards! Cards Everywhere! Are Cards in Web Design the Future?

As a web designer, you probably find yourself in one of two camps: You’re either loving it that cards are becoming more and more significant as a design style, or you’re totally hating it … feeling that being creative in this landscape is becoming more difficult by the hour. So what’s the deal with cards…

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Learn to Make This Magnificent Sniper Artwork

This tutorial aims to show you how to create a professional and beautiful poster. It will tell you the basic idea of creating a poster, some interesting techniques, a few filters of the new version of Photoshop and their capabilities, and how to create a realistic picture. (View This Tutorial)…

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Special Shiny Text Effect

Layer Styles are a powerful feature in Photoshop that can help you achieve brilliant effects easily and quickly. Layering those styles is a great way to add dimension and details to the effect. This tutorial will show you how you can do that, and use it to create a special shiny text effect. (View This…

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