Alexis Brille
Alexis Brille is a nomadic User Interface/Experience Designer and Project Manager with 8 years of experience in Art and Design. She also holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from the University of Wollongong, Australia.
Tutorials
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Bulletin Board With Realistic Shadows, Part IIPreview
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    Shadows and lights can make or break a composition. Bulletin boards (or corkboards) are popular types of graphics to use in web and print designs but often times they look unrealistic due to the way they are lit and shadowed. In today’s tutorial we will demonstrate how to create a wooden texture and then how to create authentic-looking shadows and light using the still life objects that we will include on our board. Let's continue this series (or jump over to Part I to get started), and place more elements on our board and finalize this design.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Bulletin Board With Realistic Shadows, Part 1Preview
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    Shadows and lights can make or break a composition. Bulletin boards (or corkboards) are popular types of graphics to use in web and print designs, but oftentimes they look unrealistic due to the way they are lit and shadowed. In this two part tutorial series we will demonstrate how to create a wooden texture and then how to create authentic-looking shadows and light using the still life objects that we will include on our board. Let's get started by creating our bulletin board and placing our first element.Read More…