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ABDZ 002 - Playing with Strokes

ABDZ 002 - Playing with Strokes

August 24, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

Second week of my little project of trying to create an image per week. This time I got inspired by simple vector illustrations I saw that had lines creating the logo. I've done something like this in the past but never with the style that...
ABDZ 001 - Illustrator and Photoshop

ABDZ 001 - Illustrator and Photoshop

August 17, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

In the past year I stopped writing tutorials and the main reason was that I thought they weren't relevant anymore given the copious amount of great websites out there. Also, I believe the audience of the blog has already matured and...
Native Android Prototypes with Android Studio - Introduction

Native Android Prototypes with Android Studio - Introduction

June 29, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

I have been working designing interfaces for the web for over 15 years and for the past couple of years I have seen the switch to native apps being a big shift in the industry. I am a huge fan of the web but it's important to keep up with...
80s Artwork in Photoshop

80s Artwork in Photoshop

June 08, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

This weekend I took 30 minutes of my time to watch Kung Fury. What a masterpiece! It's a true homage to the 80s actions movies full of the cliche styles that made that era the most creative and visually rich in my opinion. After watching...
Playing with Lines in Photoshop and Illustrator

Playing with Lines in Photoshop and Illustrator

April 27, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

The last tutorial I wrote was back in January, it's been quite a long time and boy I missed it. I have been trying to organize myself to start playing more with not only Photoshop and Illustrator but also Sketch and other tools so I can...
Abduzeedo Material Design - App Navigation

Abduzeedo Material Design - App Navigation

March 09, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

Last weekend I started the process to design the Abduzeedo mobile app and web for Android. The goal is to apply Google's Material Design style to the new app, but in order to do that we have to rethink quite a few things. The first thing...
Abduzeedo Material Design

Abduzeedo Material Design

March 02, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

This weekend I started working on an Android mobile version of the site using the Material Design spec. The style-guide is super complete and covers a lot of basic visual design needs like grid system, typography and color palettes...
2015 Artwork

2015 Artwork

January 05, 2015 from abduzeedo's blog

Since we started the blog in 2006 I have been creating an artwork to celebrate the new year. It's a way to start the year motivated and challenged. This year, 2015 we will celebrate 9 years on the road, so nothing better than put together...
ABDZ Constellation in Photoshop

ABDZ Constellation in Photoshop

November 10, 2014 from abduzeedo's blog

This weekend I went to the movies to watch Interstellar in IMAX 70mm. This movie was for me the most anticipated one this year and I left the theater in awe. The movie is visually stunning and as expected from Nolan, a mind-bending...
ABDZ Paper in Photoshop

ABDZ Paper in Photoshop

November 03, 2014 from abduzeedo's blog

I've recently written about Google's newly launched visual design language called Material Design . The goal of this new design is to create a visual language that synthesizes classic principles of good design with the innovation and...
Vector Polygonal Background in Illustrator

Vector Polygonal Background in Illustrator

September 15, 2014 from abduzeedo's blog

A couple of weeks ago I posted an image with a polygonal background that I discovered on the Pattern Library website and got some requests to recreate so herein lies my attempt. So in this tutorial I will show you how to create a vector...
Playing with Ligatures

Playing with Ligatures

September 08, 2014 from abduzeedo's blog

Last week I posted a couple articles on typography, more precisely ligatures, and despite the fact I have never been a huge fan of this style it is extremely popular. With that in mind I decided to practice and learn more about it. For...

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