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  • Design & Illustration
    Play With Blends and Image Trace to Create a Simple Cat Scene in Adobe IllustratorCattttttt
    In this tutorial you'll learn how to create a simple silhouetted cat against a sunset background by using Blends and Image Trace in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Code
    Collecting Donations With WordPress: BitcoinDonation series image
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    In the second and final part of this mini-series titled, "Collecting Donations With WordPress", you'll learn how to write a WordPress plugin that allows users to send you a donation via Bitcoin. The plugin uses its own backend settings panel, and is highly customisable. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create Your Own Blood Spatter Adobe Photoshop BrushPreview
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    Adobe Photoshop allows us to use many types of custom brush. You can get them freely from designer's forums such as DeviantArt or buy them. In this tutorial, I am going to show you how to make your own brush, made from paint spatter.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create an Illuminated Digital Paper Cut-Out Scene in Adobe IllustratorIlluminated 027
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    In this tutorial you'll learn how to use gradients, effects like drop shadows and outer glows, and custom brushes in order to render a Halloween-inspired scene that takes on the look and design principles of dimensional, illuminated paper cut-outs. Fire up Adobe Illustrator and let's get creating!Read More…
  • Computer Skills
    How to Create a Pages TemplatePreview template2
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    Templates have been around for a long time, and for good reason. They save time and allow you to create stylish, professional-looking and consistently formatted documents. Pages goes a step further, making it easy not only to compose your documents with rich formatting options, but to design them, too.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Vintage Bloody Text Effect Wallpaper Design in Adobe PhotoshopPreview
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    Create a blood-soaked text effect wallpaper design inspired by American Horror Story, using some textures, brushes, and adjustment layers in Adobe Photoshop.Read More…