How to Make Instagram Highlight Icons

What You'll Be CreatingIn this step-by-step tutorial, you will learn how to create a set of Instagram story highlight icons in a cute, trendy marble watercolor style.Also, you will learn a bit of theory and draw icons on your own! You can use this lesson as a template to make your own cool Instagram highlight...
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22 Best Fire Photoshop Actions (Fire Text Styles and Photo Effects)

Create fire photo effects with Photoshop actions. Grab your favorites from this list of awesome resources. 22 Best Fire Photoshop Actions Transform your portraits with blazing photo effects. Need a quick way? Just use a Photoshop action. Designed to bring intricate photo effects to your fingertips, these actions can modify just about any text or...
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Add a “Night” mode to InDesign

Was possible to create an InDesign startup script that – upon performing a common task such as opening a file – would check the time of day and if it was beyond a certain time of the day, would invoke the dark interface? Yes!...
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How to Create a Church Newsletter Template in InDesign

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, you'll learn how to create a four-page newsletter template. We'll put this template together in no time, and you'll be able to reuse it for your future projects.  Newsletter templates are great to communicate with your community and update them of the latest events. This clean, high-quality, professional newsletter...
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How to Create a Burger Menu Template in Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingThis tutorial shows you how to create a modern-looking burger menu template with Photoshop. The main purpose of this tutorial is to teach you how to set up a document ready for print, how to crop an image’s background, how to place graphics and images into Photoshop, and how to create layers...
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How to Create a Renewable Energy Icon in Adobe Illustrator

Welcome back to another Illustrator based tutorial, in which we’re going to learn how to create a simple renewable energy icon using nothing more than a couple of basic geometric shapes that we’re going to adjust here and there. So, assuming you already have the software running in the background, bring it up and let’s...
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How to Create a 60s Retro Flyer Design

What You'll Be CreatingIn this tutorial, we celebrate 50 years of the moon landing by creating a retro flyer design. You'll learn multiple tools that you can apply to your next design project.20 July 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first humans landing on the Moon. NASA's Apollo 11 was led by Neil Armstrong...
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Spa Clipart Massage Nailpolish Cucumber Facemask clip art illustrations

Latest Addition of premium Spa Clipart illustrations set to All Access Area Checkout this months cool addition to All Access members Library. Spa Clipart Massage Nailpolish Cucumber Facemask bundle is perfect for invitations, greeting cards, product design, tags, labels and so much more. Check out more cool graphics and illustration in our shop What you will...
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Nonfiction Design

This article appeared in Issue 123 of InDesign Magazine. Designing nonfiction texts can be a lonesome quest, but you can dodge the design demons by following the right path. “I had no idea,” an author recently said to me, “that there was so much involved in designing a book!” “Nobody does until they’ve done it.” It’s a conversation...
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InDesign How-to Video: Move Pages Between Documents

In this week’s InDesignSecrets video, Mike Rankin demonstrates how to move pages from one InDesign file to another. He looks at how master pages are handled during that process and he also shows how to simply move master pages between documents. Check out new tutorials every Tuesday on our InDesign Secrets YouTube channel, then join...
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Tip of the Week: Constrain Unchained!

This InDesign tip was sent to Tip of the Week email subscribers on July 4, 2019. Sign up now and every week you’ll get a new tip, keyboard shortcut, and roundups of new articles, plus exclusive deals sent right to your Inbox! Just scroll down to the bottom of this page, enter your email address, and click Go! We’ll...
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Poll Results: Did the Recent Creative Cloud Changes Affect You?

Hey folks, it’s time once again to review the results of a poll and launch a new one. Recently, we asked if Adobe’s decision to remove older versions of applications from the Creative Cloud affected your workflow. Almost 800 people replied and the results showed that a little less than half of respondents (47%) were unaffected. Unfortunately,...
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How to Design a Colourful Summer Card in Adobe Illustrator

Summer is here! Let’s enjoy the sunny days by drawing a paradise beach scene in Adobe Illustrator. We’ll be using basic geometric shapes and various tools and functions of the program to depict a seaside with a couple of beach umbrellas and striped towels on a summer card. Let’s get started! Tutorial Details Program: Adobe...
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Why Quick Apply Sometimes Won’t Show the Command You’re Looking For

As I’ve said many times before, I’m a huge fan of InDesign’s Quick Apply feature. I think it’s such genius that I wish it existed in all the Adobe applications. To open the Quick Apply panel, you just type its shortcut (Command+Return/Ctrl+Enter) and then start typing the name of the command/style/script you want, and once...
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50+ Insane Comic-Book Style Photoshop Effects and Cartoon Filters

Comic books and graphic novels combine two things every designer aspires to meld: real meaning and pure, unadulterated eye candy. Here we introduce 30 of the best ever tuts on using Photoshop to create stunning comic-book style art, along with 20 insane comic-book style effects.Although, if you’re looking for premium quality Photoshop Photo Effects, then...
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How to Make an Arabic Pattern in Illustrator

What You'll Be CreatingHi! In this tutorial, you will learn the step-by-step process of how to make a pattern in Illustrator. We will be making an Arabic pattern illustrator swatch, using Adobe Illustrator.  Geometric-shaped Arabic patterns are commonly found in Islamic art. Their basic construction is founded on circles and lines. However complicated an Islamic pattern may seem to...
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26 Best Glow Effects in Photoshop (Actions and Text Effects)

Create glowing photo effects just like the professionals. Check out this premium resource list below!26 Best Glow Effects for Adobe Photoshop Have you ever wondered how Instagram artists are able to make impressive effects fast? Now you can use Photoshop actions to apply pre-recorded steps for magical, visual results.To inspire your next round of awesome...
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How to Create a Cartoon Rainbow Text Effect in Photoshop

What You'll Be CreatingText effects and Photoshop text styles can be a lot of fun—they can be expressive, dynamic, and communicative! In this tutorial, we'll create a rainbow text effect in Adobe Photoshop, using text effects, layer styles, and some other tricks, too!Tutorial AssetsThe following assets were used in this tutorial:Paladise Font & Extras 1...
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10 Hypebeast Lightroom Mobile Presets and LUTs

Download these 10 free hypebeast presets courtesy of SparkleStock. These presets are natively compatible with Lightroom CC on your desktop and mobile devices. The bundle includes a mix of film, cyberpunk and other styles popular with the streetwear community. Upgrade to the pro version to unlock a whopping 50 presets, VOXCOLOR skin tone protection, and...
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Top Tips From CreativePro Week 2019

This article appeared in Issue 123 of InDesign Magazine. Erica Gamet shares a dozen of the coolest tips and tricks she learned at CreativePro Week. One of my favorite things about CreativePro Week (of which The InDesign Conference is a part) is squirreling away so many new nuggets of knowledge over the course of the event. I...
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