Freebie: 18 Electrifying Lightning Strikes

Add a spark to your photo manipulations with these amazing lighting strikes. These graphics are tileable and come in JPEG images, Photoshop brushes, and Photoshop patterns – whichever you prefer to use. Download this set of 18 electrifying lightning strikes courtesy of SparkleStock. Preview (Read more…)…

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Best of the Design Web: July 2017

Welcome back to Best of the Design Web, where we feature some of the best design tutorials of this past month! Tackle new and exciting projects, and let us know your favorites!10 Creative Tutorials From Across the Web How to Replace the Sky in Any Photo Fast! Create beautiful skies in this quick, two-minute tutorial!…

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Create a Colorful Retro Poster in Photoshop and Illustrator

Take a photo and turn it into this amazing retro-style artwork using Photoshop and Illustrator. You’ll learn how to create this using very few stock photos and with creative techniques that can also be used in your other designs. To follow this tutorial, you’ll need to have some basic experience with Adobe Illustrator. Preview of…

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This Month in InDesign Articles, July 2017

My father always taught me the value of alternative facts (though he called it “imagination”). And a good alternative fact can be sweet solace on a difficult day. But ultimately it’s the real facts that stick… the cream will rise to the top, as they say! So here’s a real fact for you: there’s always…

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How to Create a Wooden Window Frame With Curtains in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Mesh Tool and the Mesh Tormentor plugin in Adobe Illustrator to create a vector wooden window with curtains!If you want to skip the tutorial and just use this shirt with lots of other awesome designs, purchase the Wooden Window Frame with Curtains from GraphicRiver!Wooden…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 29 July 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. What creative pros want from the next Illustrator CC release The world’s favourite colour revealed Graphic Design’s Next Great Challenge: Branding AI… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 29 July 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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How Does My Camera Work?

These days, you’d be hard pressed to find a person that doesn’t own some sort of camera. But considering the high number of camera owners globally, very few have a solid grasp concerning the machine’s…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 28 July 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Successful Rebranding Strategies with Real-life Examples 21 Illustrator shortcuts to speed up your workflow Researchers shut down AI that invented its own… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 28 July 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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How to Paint a Lovely Pair of Birds in Photoshop

Learn how to create this painting of a beautiful pair of birds. You will learn how to extract photos and give them a beautiful painting-like look. Preview of Final Results Pair of Birds Painting Photoshop Tutorial Tutorial Resources Umbrella – Pxleyes Trees and Bushes Brushes – falln brushes, Deviantart Texture – sxc.hu Step 1 (Preparing…

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