The Best Vector Tutorials And Freebies From March 2011
The best vector based tutorials which where released through out the period of April. The monthly roundup of April 2011 also featured a great collection of great freebies worth your time spent downloading.
In this tutorial you will learn how to create realistic vector fire, using the Gradient Mesh Tool and Screen Blending mode. Believe me, there’s nothing overly complicated.
Follow this step by step tutorial to create a super cool retro chrome text effect in Illustrator. We’ll use a range of gradients to give the impression of bright highlights, then take the text into Photoshop for some finishing touches.
The tutorial you’ll learn how to create a crown using four stages of design: 3-D modeling, creating of elements of the crown, colors, and creating glare on the surface.
In this illustration/drawing tutorial, I will show you how to create a fancy gift box using Adobe Illustrator. We will use color gradients, vector shadows and blending in order to achieve a nice and semi-realistic look. For beginners, this tutorial will also be a practical, hands-on lesson on the Blend Tool, one of Illustrator’s most powerful tools.
For this tutorial I’ve tried to find a simple way, so I can explain things in an easy and understandable manner, inviting you to go further and do some amazing stuff yourself.
The skull and crossed pistons mark is a popular adaption of the tradition skull and crossbones symbol and is commonly seen in motorcycle culture, amongst other. Follow this Adobe Illustrator tutorial to create your own underground skull & crossed pistons graphic.
These icons are designed by GraphicsFuel.com and released exclusively on Six Revisions as a royalty-free icon set.
An awesome simple but sweet GUI kit.
This weeks freebie is a set of detailed, crisp e-commerce icons, included in the pack are eight 128x128px icons in transparent PNG format, ready to use in your own projects.