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How to Create a T-shirt Mock-up with Texturino in Illustrator

In this tutorial we will learn how to create a T-shirt mockup with the Texture Brush Tool and Texture panel in Texturino. These methods will not only allow you to use textures in a more convenient way, but also to draw shadows and highlights to create volume on absolutely flat vector objects directly in Adobe Illustrator.

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2016 Aug 21 Read More
How to Create a Sports Poster in Ink Drawing Style with WidthScribe

Today we take a look at the technique of creating ink drawing style using WidthScribe. Thanks to this plug-in you can achieve a similar effect by setting the parameters in the Width Stamp panel. Phantasm effects will allow you to conduct all the necessary...

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2016 Feb 14 Read More
How to Create a Sea Sunset Painting in Pointillism Style with Stipplism in Illustrator

In today’s tutorial you will learn how to create pictures in pointillism style, and for that you don’t need to know how to draw. Paints and brushes are not required. All you need is Stipplism and a few bitmap images that you can work with using the help of Rasterino and, without leaving Illustrator. So let’s start painting together!

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2015 Nov 18 Read More
How to Create a Stipple Effect for Editable Text

Today you will learn how to create a simple Stipple effect, which is applicable to editable text. To create this effect, it only takes a few seconds, thanks to a new Stipplism plug-in. Difficult manual work that takes hours of effort and years of practice has been replaced by the selection of parameters and clicking OK button. So let’s stipple fast!

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2015 Oct 21 Read More
How to Create the Bevel & Emboss effects for editable text in Adobe Illustrator

Today we will talk about how to get the Bevel & Emboss and Letterpress effects for editable text using native Illustrator’s features. Let’s get started!

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2015 Oct 01 Read More
How to Create Leaves Space Fill with ColliderScribe2

In this tutorial we will look at a combination of Space Fill, Dynamic Shapes, and Symbols features. This technology will allow us to get at least three levels of dynamics in the artwork. This means that for the transformations and searching for the best solutions you will need to spend ten times less time. For example, a uniform filling of the shape with hundreds of Fill Art objects, you just need to press the button repeatedly.

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2015 Jul 04 Read More
Making Symmetrical Patterns in Adobe Illustrator with MirrorMe

Generally, there are 17 kinds of symmetry for seamless patterns, however Adobe Illustrator can offer us only one of them, it is called the Simple Shift. Thanks to MirrorMe plug-in we can significantly extend the functionality of the Pattern Maker feature, adding at least another 7 kinds of mirror symmetry. Let’s take a look at how to create additional types of symmetry, working directly in the Pattern Maker mode.

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2015 Mar 16 Read More
Split Long Contour feature in WidthScribe

Function Split Long Contour is designed for high precision applications of the Width Stamp Tool to very long paths, such as circular and square spirals. You will learn about the peculiarities of this feature from this article.

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2015 Jan 31 Read More
Snowstorm Background with Phantasm in Illustrator

In this tutorial we will learn how to quickly distribute a bunch of objects along a path of arbitrary shape. Combining Gradient on Stroke feature and allows us to influence the size of distributed objects, subjecting them to the law of linear perspective. To create the effect of aerial perspective, we use the Opacity Mask. Let’s get started!

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2015 Jan 03 Read More
Create a Text Portrait Halftone with Phantasm

In this tutorial we will learn how in just a few minutes you can create a text portrait using Phantasm Halftone and Phantasm Levels effects. For enlightening of certain sections of the portrait create and apply custom Art Brush. Let’s get started!

posted by: Iaroslav Lazunov, in Illustrator Tutorials / Effects, on 2014 Dec 18 Read More
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