Peter Akuratny
I'm a product designer, living on the graphic design and chocolate. I worked as an art-director for a full-service advertising agency, tasted American design bread, and now I'm leading my own design studio. I'm enjoying as much freedom as my clients give it to me :)
  • Design & Illustration
    Methods for Creating Random Vector NoisePreview
    In this tutorial, we look at two ways to quickly create vector noise patterns, similar to Photoshop's Gradient Noise, but this time fully controllable, resizable, and editable, as it will be a vector graphic. For color control we'll look at the Live Color feature, available in Illustrator CS3.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design Gift Boxes Using Illustrator's 3D ToolsGift boxes preview image
    Quickly make wrapped and unwrapped gift boxes using Illustrator's built-in 3D Extrude & Bevel effect. Learn how to make a fully editable 3D ribbon and masked 3D typography. Also, we'll be creating sparkles using Symbol Tools.Read More…