Designious is a design studio specialized in creating vector packs, illustrations, t-shirt designs for the design community. We create designs for web, print, and the apparel industry.
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Witch Doctor Character Concept in PhotoshopThumb
    Creating an effective character concept is more than just producing a great looking illustration. A good character concept also involves a bit of planning and research into who your character is and what your character will become. In this tutorial we will develop a witch doctor character concept and then create it in Photoshop. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Golden, Vector Compass in IllustratorPreview
    In this tutorial I will take you through the steps and techniques of creating a golden compass. For this tutorial I’ve used just Adobe Illustrator and a heavy dose of ingenuity. Let's get stared!Read More…
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    Create an Angelic Sculpture Made of Ice in PhotoshopPreview
    Sometimes all you need to create an incredible photo manipulation in Photoshop is a rough sketch, some nice imagery, and some knowledge of how to use Photoshop’s transformation tools.  In today’s tutorial we will demonstrate how assemble an angelic ice sculpture from a rough sketch and some beautiful scenic photos.Read More…
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    Super-Fun Monsters - Exclusive Vectortuts+ Pack Available for Free DownloadPreview
    This is a new Pack of Vector Freebies is available exclusively from Vectortuts+. We have a new set of vector monsters. If your looking for high-quality monsters for your next fun design project, then check out these illustrations. This set of freebies is available for you to download today!Read More…
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    Super-Fun Monsters - Exclusive Vectortuts+ PackPreview
    File Type: Illustrator EPS and AILicense: See Download FileRead More…
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    How to Create a Hellacious Flaming Skull in PhotoshopPreview
    In this tutorial, we'll go through all the steps of creating a flaming skull in Photoshop. We'll be using some images we shot ourself of flames, and a stock Designious vector skull to get us started. This tutorial covers some relatively simple steps and some clever photo manipulation techniques. Let's get to it!Read More…
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    How to Create a Cartoon Character with Expressive LinesPreview
    Cartoon character drawing covers a lot of techniques and styles from one color characters to multilayered colorful ones. In this tutorial, I will cover the necessary steps for creating a colored multicolor cartoon character that includes shadings. I used Adobe CS3, a Wacom tablet, an inked drawing, and scanner. With your tools ready, let's get to it!Read More…
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    How to Create a Three Color Wolf Skull in IllustratorPreview
    Clients often ask us for mind blowing vector images with a low number of colors and no gradients. The question is how can you add depth to an illustration, give it an artistic feel, and still keep it commercial? One solution: concept, variable line thickness, contour, shadow and fill color. In this tutorial I thought of sharing with you the process of designing an aggressive wolf skull using just white, black, and grey . I previously drew a similar one for a clothing company whose name I cannot disclose. I am using Adobe Illustrator CS3, a Wacom tablet (not compulsory), and a picture of a wolf skull.Read More…
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    How to Illustrate a Cute Emo KidPreview
    We’ve recently included some funny looking cartoon style silhouettes on our website, so in this tutorial I will take you through the process of drawing these cuties. The concept is based on the Emo trend and I will take you trough all the steps from sketch to full color vector. I am using Illustrator CS3, pen, paper, scanner, and Wacom tablet.Read More…
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    Create a Sweet Pair of Glossy Vector LipsPreview
    Pucker up, let's create a sweet pair of super glossy vector lips. Start with a sketch, scan it in, Live Trace it, then proceed to color your illustration with layer upon glossy layer until your vector lips are complete. The workflow uses the Eraser Tool to reveal the shadows below, which is a useful approach to review. Let's get to it!Read More…
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    Vintage Mega Pack 4 free samplesPreview
    File Type: Vector EPSNo. in set: 4Read More…