This is a tutorial aimed at beginners. I will show you how to use Photoshop to make a spiral galaxy. Use this for your document setup: Then fill the background with the color of your choice; a really dark color works best. I’ve selected a dark blue. Next, create a new layer and choose the… Continue reading Construct a Spiral Galaxy in Photoshop
This tutorial will show you how to use textures to create a desktop wallpaper or other illustration. Begin by finding a few textures or patterns you like. Choose one for the background of your image and place it in your workspace. If it is too large for your workspace, create a rectangle that is the… Continue reading Using Textures in a Landscape Illustration
This tutorial will show you how to make a 3D disco ball or disco light in Adobe Illustrator. Begin by opening up a new document. Create a rectangle using the rectangle tool. Fill it with whatever gradient you want. A radial gradient would probably work best. You will need to know the specifications of this… Continue reading How to Draw a Disco Ball in Illustrator
This tutorial will guide you through the steps to type on a path and use this photoshop feature for a print or web ad. Start by opening the image file you would like to use. Here is my starting image: There a couple of ways to set the path you will type along. You can… Continue reading Utilize Typing on a Path for a Flyer or Ad
In this tutorial I will show you how to retouch a picture of a person and get the image more celebrity-like or magazine-worthy (in society’s eyes, not mine), without getting an airbrushed look.