Mike Austin
Mike Austin aka HumanNature84 is an Illustrator and Concept artist specializing in the Vector medium. A California native, he now calls Texas his home. He also the creator of Vectology.com. You can also follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
Tutorials
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: Create a 3D Bullet in Adobe Illustrator CS6Mike qt bullet preview
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    In this Quick Tip you will learn how create a 3D bullet icon using shapes and 3D settings in Adobe Illustrator. This tutorial is great for beginners and will teach you some skills that will help you progress to intermediate icon design. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: How to Make a Feather Brush in Adobe IllustratorBrush%20tut%20qt 02
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    This video will focus on the creation of a Feather Brush in Adobe Illustrator CS6, and although this tutorial is created with AI CS6, these techniques will transfer to legacy versions. This tutorial is a great introduction to custom brush creation. Let's begin!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Dynamic Comic Book Illustration in Adobe Illustrator Cs6Design and illustration
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    This video will focus on the creation of a Dynamic Comic Book Illustration in Adobe Illustrator Cs6. This tutorial will focus on many aspects of drawing dynamic poses, advanced lighting, and unique brush creation that will help you in you future character development projects.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create an Artistic Style Vector Eye with a Painted FinishDesign and illustration
    Today we are going to learn how to create an artistic vector illustration with Adobe Illustrator CS5. This tutorial will focus on many aspects of vector painting, advanced blends, and unique brush creation that will help you in you future vector art projects.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Illustrate a Super Cute Monster with Custom BrushesMonster%20vtuts 02
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    Learn how to create a super cute vector illustration of a monster. This tutorial focuses on many aspects of drawing characters, lighting techniques, and unique brush creation that will help you in you future character projects. If you're wanting to learn about expressive illustration with Adobe Illustrator, then this is a great intermediate level tutorial for you!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: How to Create a Missile Icon using Gradients and Simple ShapesMissle 03
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    In this Quick Tip you will learn how create a basic missile icon using shapes and gradients in Adobe Illustrator. This tutorial is great for beginners and will teach you some skills that will help you progress to intermediate icon design.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    QuickTip: How to use Adobe Illustrator to Draw a Basic D-Pad IconD pad vtuts plus 02
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    In this Quick Tip you will learn how create a basic D-Pad icon using shapes and blends in Adobe Illustrator. This tutorial is great for beginners and will teach you some skills that will help you progress to intermediate icon design.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Complex Glowing Orb in Adobe IllustratorDesign and illustration
    This video will focus on the creation of a complex surface in Adobe Illustrator Cs6. Although this tutorial as created with AiCS6, these techniques will transfer to legacy versions. In this tutorial you will learn how to use different shading techniques and layering methods to give simple shapes a complex effect. Let's begin!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Painted Vector Illustration with Custom BrushesDesign and illustration
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    Today we are going to learn how to create dynamic vector illustrations with Adobe Illustrator CS5. This tutorial will focus on many aspects of rendering clothing, advanced lighting, and unique brush creation that will help you in you future character development projects. Read More…