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Be inspired by everyday objects

Be inspired by everyday objects

Be inspired by everyday objects | pdf | 6.32 MB

Aaron Miller demonstrates how to turn inanimate objects into characters full of life and personality

If you’re struggling for character inspiration, just look around your desk, studio or house for ideas: you’ll be amazed at the opportunities that present themselves.

 

Whether it’s a basil plant, the fridge in your kitchen or ice cubes in your drink, inanimate objects make a great base for new characters – try bringing one to life and see how your character unfolds.

In this project I show you how to take inspiration from a simple, everyday object, and develop it into a unique character in Illustrator. I discuss the use of colour, and share a few expert tips to inject some depth and personality into your design.

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3D type with a street art edge

3D type with a street art edge

3D type with a street art edgestreet | pdf + ai | 9.35 MB

Combine Illustrator with Google’s SketchUp Pro for fantastic 3D effects, writes Aske

Most of my work is heavily based on typography. I used to make 2D and 3D typographic illustrations by drawing letters on paper and then making vector graphics out of them, but recently I’ve been creating typographic illustrations in Google SketchUp Pro and then transferring them to Illustrator to finalise.

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PDF Photoshop Tutorial: Create Slick & Minimalist Web Layout

PDF Photoshop Tutorial: Create Slick & Minimalist Web Layout

Photoshop Tutorial : Create Slick & Minimalist Web Layout            PDF | 6.17 Mb

We’re going to learn how to Create a Slick and Minimalist Web Layout in Photoshop tutorial web design, We will use the 960 Grid System as a template to make it easy to align the design elements on the layout. you can download the PSD source file for free.

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PDF Photoshop Tutorial: Create Grunge Web Layout Design

PDF Photoshop Tutorial: Create Grunge Web Layout Design

PDF Photoshop Tutorial: Create Grunge Web Layout Design         PDF  | 5.30 Mb

In this tutorial, we'll learning how to create a complete grunge home page design. We’ll design the header, sidebar, body, footer, and style everything to work together in a heavily textured and worn design.

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