InDesign Magazine Issue 109: Digital Asset Management

Issue 109 of InDesign Magazine include articles on digital asset management, collaboration through cloud services Google Fonts, typography books, and more. The post InDesign Magazine Issue 109: Digital Asset Management appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

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InDesign Magazine Topic Index Now Available Online

Locating the articles you want is faster and easier than ever before, thanks to the online topic index, covering every issue of InDesign Magazine. The post InDesign Magazine Topic Index Now Available Online appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

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20 Cool Photoshop Photo Effects to Add Style & Wow

Add stylish effects to your photos in less time! Check out this list of premium resources below.20 Cool Photoshop Photo EffectsWe live in an image-driven world. From social media to personal branding, cool and stylish aesthetics help your work stand out. So make things easier by using amazing premium templates to wow your friends and…

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How to Create a Furry, White Rabbit Inspired Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThis tutorial will show you how to use Photoshop’s brush settings, adjustment layers, and selection tools and options to create a furry, fluffy text effect inspired by Alice in Wonderland’s White Rabbit. Let’s get started! This text effect was also inspired by the many Layer Styles available on GraphicRiver. Tutorial Assets The following…

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Making Heat Maps with GREP and Data Merge

With this scripted technique for creating heat maps in InDesign, you can craft some unique and attention-grabbing Data Merge variable data campaigns. The post Making Heat Maps with GREP and Data Merge appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

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InDesign Template of the Month: Tech Manual

Time for another exclusive template for our Premium members! (Not a Premium member? Sign up here.) This month it’s a it’s tech manual template. We’re calling it “tech manual” because that was the original idea, but this template is very flexible. You could use it for all kinds documents, including any kind of policy or user guide…

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InFocus: Spring 2018

Erica Gamet shares a new batch of cool stuff for InDesign users The post InFocus: Spring 2018 appeared first on InDesignSecrets…

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How to Create an Alice in Wonderland Inspired Afternoon Tea Invite in Adobe InDesign

What You’ll Be CreatingAnyone for tea? This cute and quirky two-part invite won’t fail to make your friends smile!  Inspired by the Mad Hatter’s infamous tea party ritual, this invite would work really well for vintage- or Alice-themed events.  In this tutorial suitable for beginner to intermediate InDesign users, we’ll create the layout in InDesign and…

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How to Create a Wonderland Photo Manipulation With Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingIn this tutorial I’ll show you how to use Adobe Photoshop to create a photo manipulation scene based on “Alice in Wonderland”. First, we’ll build the base scene using several stock images. After that, we’ll add flowers and plants, create a tree, import mushrooms, and blend them together using adjustment layers, masking, and…

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How to Create a Hookah Smoke Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be CreatingThis tutorial will show you how to use Photoshop’s work paths, brush settings, and layer styles to create a quick Alice in Wonderland shisha smoke 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 used during the…

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Create Two Colorful Children’s Book Illustrations in Illustrator

What You’ll Be CreatingDoodle up a cute design for a kids’ book and render it with Gradient Meshes, Blends, little sparkles, and various Blending Modes. Layered shapes pump this design and its counterpart up from being as simplistic as the initial sketch. Once you’re done with this tutorial, check out its counterpart by Grace Fussell on designing…

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