Best of 2017: Stylish, Professional CV & Resume Templates

Highlight your best work with a professional resume. Check out these great designs below.22 of the Best CV and Resume Templates of 2017 Resumes are simpler than you think. They’re the basic FAQs of our job history and qualifications, but sometimes they’re hard to master. Create compelling resumes in less time with professional templates that…

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How to Create a Shiny Tinsel Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThis tutorial will show you how to use brush settings, layer styles, healing tools, adjustment layers, and some tips and tricks to create a shiny, bright, fun tinsel text effect. Let’s get started! This text effect was inspired by the many Layer Styles available on GraphicRiver. Tutorial Assets The following assets were…

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How to Create the USS Enterprise From Star Trek in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingIf you’re a true Star Trek fan, then you’re going to love this tutorial since we’re going to be recreating the iconic NCC-1701 starship, using a step-by-step process based on some basic geometric shapes and tools.You can always expand your collection by heading over to GraphicRiver, where you’ll find a great selection…

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Making Yearbooks With Jostens Monarch

This article appeared in Issue 104 of InDesign Magazine. Scott Citron profiles a company bringing innovation and efficiency to high school yearbook production. Years ago, I became the editor of my junior high school’s first-ever yearbook. Back then I spent hours shooting photos around school, then developing and printing the black and white images in my home…

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How to Create a Mistletoe Icon

In today’s tutorial, we’re going to spread some winter love by learning how to create a Mistletoe icon using the most basic shapes and tools that Illustrator has to offer. So, assuming you already know who you’re going to be using it on, let’s jump straight into it! Tutorial Details: Mistletoe Icon Program: Adobe Illustrator…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 12 December 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. Why Do We Still Commute? – CityLab A beginner’s guide to Getting Things Done® – Zenkit 20 Amazing Free Metal Textures to… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 12 December 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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50 Easy ways to boost your online shop in 5 minutes or Less!

During my first 2 years of doing business online and running a shop online, I was creating. I was a creating machine, I created product after product and then another product. I had 2 shops, AiFactory for my illustrations and clipart and Print Me a Party for my invitation design. Both were on Etsy and…

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How to Find Hanukkah in InDesign (no matter how it’s spelled)

Tonight marks the first day of Chanukkah… or Hanukah… or… how do you spell that word?! Like most words from Hebrew or most other languages that are written in non-Roman alphabets, it literally has no official spelling in English. And so it gets spelled many different ways… sometimes even in the same document! Of course,…

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Saving Printing Costs on VDP in InDesign

Most variable data publishing projects include some variable content and some static content. By printing the two separately, you can save on printing costs. This clip will help you conceptualize how to separate them, accomplish the separation, and plan for… Keep reading Saving Printing Costs on VDP in InDesign on Pariah Burke Publishing & Design…

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How to Create an Animated Character with Photoshop and CrazyTalk Animator 3

What You’ll Be CreatingAs a graphic designer, you may be very familiar with working in Adobe Photoshop. But Photoshop, though very powerful, isn’t good for everything—just try to animate something more advanced than a bouncing ball! Luckily, there are other programs you can use to animate a character created directly in Photoshop, so that you…

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How to Create a Menorah Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial we’ll be creating a Hanukkah holiday card and illustrating one of the most popular Jewish symbols, the Hanukkah Menorah. The Menorah is one of the oldest symbols in Judaism. Sometimes called the ‘Chanukiah’, the Menorah is a nine-branched candelabrum that is used on Hanukkah. It stands for light, wisdom, and…

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8 Nostalgic Lightroom Presets

Download these free nostalgic Lightroom presets and LUTs courtesy of SparkleStock. They give your photos the memorable film-like look in just one click. The free download gives you 8 Lightroom presets and LUTs to choose from. Upgrade to the pro version to unlock all 30 presets and LUTs. The pro version also gives you fadeable…

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How to Create a Winter City Scene in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingWinter is coming! It’s time to enjoy the wonderful holiday Christmas atmosphere, walk on snowy streets and listen to Christmas songs while looking at the lights, garlands and decorations of beautiful European cities.In this tutorial, we will let the Christmas magic fill our imagination and create a festive city street illustration.As always, you…

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Finally Endnotes! (well sort of…)

This year at Adobe MAX, Adobe announced the next major release of Creative Cloud officially called CC 2018. With it comes a new version of each application and InCopy is no exception. Now the new features added to InCopy in the last several releases were essentially updates to make the product compatible with the new…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 9 December 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. The psychology of Web design: How colors, typefaces and spacing affect your mood 26 time-management, productivity tricks Facebook Isn’t Recording Your Conversations,… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 9 December 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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Photoshop in 60 Seconds: RGB vs. CMYK

What You’ll Be CreatingLearn essential design terms in under a minute! Check out the quick video below.Photoshop in 60 Seconds: RGB vs. CMYK Learning color modes is essential for understanding design. In this video, I’ll discuss the main differences between RGB and CMYK, what they stand for, and how to change the color mode in…

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Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 8 December 2017

The day’s best and most important design- and design business-focused articles, tutorials, and resources hand-picked by Pariah Burke. 7 Ways to Help Prevent E-Commerce Fraud During the Holidays InDesign CC: Mastering Documents with Pariah Burke [Video] The hidden, deadly cost… Keep reading Today in Design – Top Articles RoundUp 8 December 2017 on Pariah Burke…

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