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Nice Vintage Badge in Pixelmator

February 24, 2012 from abduzeedo's blog

Last year we published a tutorial showing how to create a nice badge in Photoshop and Illustrator. Now we decided to do the same, or similar effect using Pixelmator and its new vector tools. The result is very good and there are some nice...

Beginner Tutorial: Easy Clock Icon on Illustrator

November 28, 2011 from marcos333's blog

Hi everyone, today we're going to do a really simple exercise on creating this slick clock icon on Adobe Illustrator. If you're beginning in using this software, well this tutorial will be very suitable for you, so let's begin! Just a...

Beginner Tutorial: Create Super Mario's Head on Illustrator

November 07, 2011 from marcos333's blog

Hi everyone, following my latest beginner tutorials today I'm going to show you how to create a Super Mario face using mostly simple and easy to create shapes. As every kid born in the 80/90's , I'm still a huge fan of this Nintendo...

Beginner Tutorial: Create Dexter on illustrator

October 24, 2011 from marcos333's blog

Hi everyone, I decided to insert some nostalgia on today's tutorial. Since I'm a guy born in the early 90s, I thought sharing how to draw Dexter would be really interesting and fun. If you've ever watched Cartoon Network you'll probably...

Vintage Typography Experiment in Illustrator and Photoshop

October 17, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

We all love typography and especially the vintage/retro ones. There's something on those artworks that catch our eyes and makes us really crazy about them. Despite the fact that some are quite old and done with rudimentary process the...

Reader Tutorial: Flaming Car in Photoshop by Lincoln Soares

October 03, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

This week’s tutorial we will show you how to create a flaming car. We saw this effect before and it’s quite simple but it’s a good exercise and the result is quite good. You can also apply this effect on other images. So let’s do that.

Easy Camera Icon in Fireworks

September 12, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

A few weeks ago I decided to create a camera icon. Usually I would do that in Illustrator or Photoshop, however as I use Fireworks pretty much most of my time I chose to create the icon using it. The cool thing about Fireworks is that you...

Psychedelic Design in Photoshop and Illustrator

August 29, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

It has been a little bit more than six months since I moved to San Francisco, California. As you might know, I am from Brazil so it's quite a big change, however I've been having an amazing time here, constantly learning new things. That's...

Captain America Shield in Photoshop

August 22, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

I haven't had the chance to watch Captain America in the theaters yet, however I've seen the poster all over San Francisco. Every time I see it I think to myself that would be awesome to create that shield in Photoshop. This morning I woke...

Easy 3D Globe in Photoshop

July 04, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

A few weeks ago a friend of mine wanted to know how to create a sort of 3D globe effect using Photoshop. I didn't know how to do that but I got really intrigued with that, so I decided to give it a try. I knew that the Spherize would work...

Yummy Cookies Typography in Photoshop

April 25, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

I woke up this morning thinking about an idea for a tutorial, then I remembered that last week I saw a really nice text effect that the characters were made of bread if I am not making any mistake. So I thought it would be really nice to...

Create a Stylish Retro Futuristic Poster in Photoshop

March 21, 2011 from marcos333's blog

It has been a good time since I did my last photoshop tutorial, so for this week I decided to take a look at some old works I did when I were more into photoshop and just found this awesome one. However, when I opened the orinal PSD. file...

Vintage Badge in Illustrator and Photoshop

February 28, 2011 from abduzeedo's blog

It's been more than two weeks since I've finally moved permanently to California, USA. Before the big move I was playing with Illustrator and Photoshop to create a vintage look badge. After a few hours trying different typefaces I got a...

Game Center Layout Style in Fireworks

December 06, 2010 from fabiano's blog

This tutorial was inspired on the new Apple Game Center design. Besides to teach you guys how to make all the effects we will use the whole work spent on that to create a cool wallpaper. So check out the resolution of your computer and let...

Easy iOS Style Wallpaper in Photoshop

November 29, 2010 from abduzeedo's blog

I have received quite a few emails asking me how to create that sort of linen texture effect we see in the iOS on iPads and iPhones. I like that effect but had never stopped to think about how I could do that in Photoshop, so last week I...

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