Melody Nieves
I'm an artist who loves to paint in Photoshop while helping others learn too. Follow me on DeviantArt or tweet me @MelloNieves and tell me what tutorials you'd like to see next!
Tutorials
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Hauntingly Beautiful Cleopatra Mummy in Adobe PhotoshopCleopreview
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    In this tutorial, I demonstrate the evolution of a digital painting from start to finish by creating a hauntingly beautiful Egyptian goddess. My tools of choice are Adobe Photoshop CS3 and an off-brand pen tablet. Learn the techniques to bring out the best in your next piece! Read More…
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    Tuts+ Halloween Community Project: Join the Designers Graveyard! Gravestonepreview
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    It's the month for all things Halloween! Join us in this month's Design & Illustration Community Project where we ask you to submit a personalized gravestone for yourself or fictional character. Utilize the free templates or create your own in order to get featured!Read More…
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    Community Project: Vector Wire Frames ShowcaseVwpreview
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    Last month we kicked off the Wire Frames Community Project, in which readers from across the globe showed us a little insight into their vector process. Today we bring you the results of this project with incredible wire frames from our readers!Read More…
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    Vector Community Project: Show Us Your Wire Frames!Wireframe preview
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    In this project, we want our vector community to show us your wire frames and give us a sneak peak into your vector masterpieces.Read More…
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    Back to School Special: 30 Easy Adobe Photoshop TutorialsBacktoschool ps
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    In this article we're bringing you a roundup of 30 incredible Adobe Photoshop Tutorials to inspire your learning as a beginner.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Community Project Showcase: Creative Selfies - Part ThreeSelfie preview part3
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    Taking a look at Part Three of the Design & Illustration Creative Selfie Community Project here on Tuts+.Read More…
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    Community Project Showcase: Creative Selfies—Part TwoCreative selfie part two
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    Check out part two in the Design & Illustration Community Showcase for our Creative Selfie Project!Read More…
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    Community Project: Creative Selfie Showcase - Part OneSelfies preview partone
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    Last month we asked you to join us in the first ever Design & Illustration Community Project where we had you submit creative selfies to get to know our readers! Read More…
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    Design & Illustration Community Project: Show Us Your Creative Selfies!Selfie project preview sergey
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    Join us in kicking off the very first Tuts+ Community Project, spanning the full spectrum of the Design & Illustration Community. We want to get to know you!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview With Designer Hillary CoeCoe preview 400 277
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    Hillary Coe is a Los Angeles based art director and designer who specializes in exquisite visual communication for several major brands. In this interview, Hillary discusses her design philosophy, as well as what gives her the edge in the advertising industry. Read More…
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    Featured Art From Design Challenge #90210 designchal9 400preview
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    Last month’s theme challenged our community to create a fun animated GIF in Photoshop. Artists from all over came through with incredibly inspiring and creative animations. Here are the entries featured from the challenge. Let's take a look! Read More…
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    Interview With Artist and Designer Eric Vasquez1201 eric vasquez preview400
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    Eric Vasquez is a multi-talented artist and designer based out of New York City with clients like Nickelodeon, Oxygen, and the WWE. In this interview, Eric discusses the triumphs and lessons he learned while building his design career.Read More…