Retro designs are something that has been coming back in trends. It’s a huge favorite among the hipster trends! It’s something that was done in old offset printing in simple colors whether it be in monotone or duotones. It was a way to be bold and stand out in things like old style ads, propaganda […]
Whip out your favorite retro 8-track or cassette! Grab your Aquanet hair spray. Put on some neon spandex! We are diving into the 80’s! One of the most memorable part of the 80’s was the awesome retro text effects they had. It’s the rise of the digital age! The bright colors and the terrible printed […]
Stencil art is something we all are familiar with. It makes a simple statement, for graffiti art like Banksy’s work, a child’s craft, propaganda and so much more. In this post I will show you how to quickly make a stencil like effect in Photoshop.
Do you have an inner nerd in you or possibly know of someone who it? It’s almost Star Wars Day! What other way to show appreciation than by Photoshopping a Light Saber in your photos? In this tutorial I show you how to take an ordinary photo and bring out the Force.
A Bokeh Effect in photos is something that can be easily created with an experienced photographer. Bokeh is a method that causes the background to be blurry while keeping the focal point the center of attention. This helps the viewer identify what they are supposed to be looking at. You can see this method be […]
A typographic illustration is a trendy design you may see on all sort of places. Prints, shirts, you name it! In this tutorial I will show you how to quickly make one by using the pen tool, a handwritten font and an image all in Adobe Illustrator.
Removing backgrounds in images can be a daunting tasks for designers. You can go all out destructive and use the eraser tool. But in this post I will show you a completely non destructive approach using a mask in Photoshop!
Water is an essential part of life! Have you ever looked around your area and wonder what it would look like with a lake by it? Or how about thinking of making a unique landscape but aren’t anywhere near a lake or a water source? Well in this tutorial I will show you how to […]
Robots are the future! They are useful tools to making life easier for humans. They may also turn to become destructive and wipe out civilization as we know it! In today’s post I will show you how to create a quick and simple robot vector in Illustrator. We will show you how to create it […]
Patterns are very handy when designing out things. Seamless patterns are even more impressive and classy for products, background images, etc. This process gets easier and easier with every upgrade to Adobe Illustrator. This tutorial will show you how to create custom seamless patterns quickly and easily.