Sharon Milne
Sharon Milne aka ChewedKandi is an Illustrator and Author specialising in vector art. She's from Northumberland in the United Kingdom. She's also our Design & Illustration Editor here on Tuts+. You can check out her website portfolio by going to ChewedKandi.net and keep up to date via her Facebook page. Find her on Behance.
Tutorials
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Fun Kaleidoscope Effect in Adobe IllustratorPreview
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    In the following tutorial, you'll learn how to create a fun kaleidoscope effect and a quick stain glass shape using the Appearance panel in Adobe Illustrator.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Vector Battle: Round One - Diamonds (Game Over)Post2 preview
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    Over the past week, we started our first Vector Battle here on Tuts+. Two regular Instructors went head to head using the same concept... diamonds. Let's find out who won.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Vector Battle: Round One - Diamonds (Start)Post2 preview
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    Welcome to the first Vector Battle on Tuts+. Two Instructors go head to head, tutorial versus tutorial on a fixed theme. We need your vote!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Hill Scene Using Gradients in Adobe IllustratorHills tutorial hubpreview
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    In the following tutorial, I'll show you how to create a hill scene inspired by the photography of Felicia Simion. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Sunset Scene Using the Blend Tool in IllustratorSunset scene preview
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    The Blend Tool is a powerful tool which allows you to create quick and easy blends in Adobe Illustrator. In this quick tip screen cast, I'm going to show you how to create a sunset using primarily the Blend Tool.Read More…
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    Why It Pays to Write TutorialsWhy it pays smallb
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    Passing on your knowledge is a great way to boost your income, and you may even be able to make it your career. If you work in a particular niche and people want to learn how to do what you do, why not try pitching an idea to Tuts+? You never know where it might take you.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Vector Portraits for Beginners: A Free Tuts+ CourseVectport400
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    Every month, Tuts+ Premium publishes a course which is free to view in it's entirety. This month it is Vector Portraits for Beginners by yours truly. For many years, people have asked me to create an in depth tutorial on how to create portraits and although it takes years to be able to perfect your own style, this video course will help you kickstart your journey into creating vector portraits from photographs.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Large Face, Cat Illustration from Stock in Adobe IllustratorKitty tut final
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    I'm not hiding it... I'm a crazy cat lady. When the trend of having t-shirts of large faces of animals, merged into the canvas started, I was going through all the t-shirt design sites to find the perfect one for me. So inspired by that trend, I'd like to show you how to create your own design, from a stock image, in Adobe Illustrator. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Welcome to the New Home of Design on Tuts+Design thumb
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    Things at Tuts+ are forever changing, but the regular visitors among you will notice a particularly obvious change to our Design and Illustration tutorials; they have a new home!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    The Top 25 Vector Tutorials on Tuts+ in 2013Colorfultextpreview400x400
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    2013 has been a great year for vector on Tuts+. Yet again, we've been able to provide you with more amazing, free, scalable content and it's getting better and better each month. So what have been the best posts of the year?Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    We're Looking for Drawing, Vector and InDesign InstructorsWriteforus 400
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    We're looking for more instructors! Do you want to be paid to create content for an established and respected educational network, with over 4 million unique visitors per month? You could be the person we're looking for to add to our already awesome instructor team.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Skull Decoration Challenge: The Showcase - Part TwoSkull400
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    The past three weeks, we've published a series of Halloween and Day of the Dead themed vector tutorials. We asked at the beginning of the three weeks, for readers to try out our Skull Decoration Challenge. We were overwhelmed with over 100 entries! We posted the first 88 submissions from the challenge in a previous article, we'd like to look at the remaining 20 submissions. They all came from Penns Grove High School!Read More…