Mimicking logos is not only fun and challenging, it's a problem-solving miracle for businesses and companies. There might be cases where a client or friend has given you a low-resolution logo, yet they require it's placement on a gigantic billboard. In this case, you need to re-create the logo into a high resolution vector format. In this tutorial we give you three logo scenarios, ranging from easy to difficult and how they can be solved. Level 1: Easy Step 1: Insert this low
Have you ever been set the task of creating a shape that needs to have accurate measurements? If it's a square or a rectangle, you can just set the document to the requested size. However, if it's a less equilaterial shape, this isn't so easy. Here is a tutorial that helps you create an aethestically odd shape. Stage 1: Set your canvas size to at least the largest measurement of your shape. In this case, the largest length was 580mm, so an A1 canvas shape would be sufficient.
When combining text and images together, it's best to be simple yet clever. Knowing how place text behind an image will make your designs look a lot more impressive. This tutorial looks a typical beermat or pub sign design... First, you need to type and format the text which will later be manipulated, using the "type tool" and the "character" settings. Open your image, adjust it into the desired position and arrange it lower than the text layer - to see what text it may cover
Here is a very useful method of adding singular cut outlines for complicated shapes, specifically used in sticker-creating scenerios... Before you start manipulating your image, copy the photographic layer by dragging it into the "create new layer" icon. Select the copy layer. Click on the drop-down menu of the "Image Trace" tab. Then select the "Silhouettes" option. Next, press the "Expand" tab, which will make the image more editable. Change the outline/fill settings on the
Patterns? The’re cool, beautiful and really useful! Have you always wondered how they are made though? Adobe Illustrator is a great tool for this and provides amazing help with arranging, multiplying and duplicating your design elements for some fantastic results in no time. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to create a personalized pattern for some great looking wrapping paper ! So here you have a simple example of a summer themed wrapping paper. Being inspired by the tut