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
    Workshop: Vector Critique #33Workshop33preview1
    Vectortuts+ is all about helping people turbo charge their skills, and today we have another special community post that will help our readers take their images to the next level. The best thing is, you can be part of it too! Find out more at the jump.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Meet the Vectortuts+ Author TeamLargeteampreview
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    The Vectortuts+ author team is full of passionate and talented authors who love nothing more to share their knowledge with the Tuts+ community. While some authors may pop by with a single awesome tutorial, we have a variety of authors from different design backgrounds and skill sets who love to stick around to provide you with the high quality content you come to expect from Tuts+. Today I have the pleasure of introducing you to our current Vectortuts+ author team.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Rainbow Colored Portrait From a Stock Image in IllustratorSharon tut rainbow preview
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    In today's tutorial, I'm going to show you how I created a simple, rainbow colored portrait using a stock image base in Adobe Illustrator. I'll be adding subtle decoration to the portrait with the help of a Scatter Brush and will be playing with a splash of color to create the rainbow effect. So let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Workshop: Vector Critique #32Workshop32preview
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    Vectortuts+ is all about helping people turbo charge their skills, and today we have another special community post that will help our readers take their images to the next level. The best thing is, you can be part of it too! Find out more at the jump.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: How to Make Longcat Truly Infinitely Long in Adobe IllustratorSharon qt longcat preview
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    The Internet has been taken over by cats and one of the Internet's famous characters and memes is Longcat. He's known for his incredibly long length and is subject to many Photoshop graphics. However don't you think, out of all the cat memes, this one should be in vector? In today's tutorial, I'm going to show you how to create a Longcat Pattern Brush in Adobe Illustrator.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: How to Create a Grunge Paper Texture Graphic Style in IllustratorShar qt grungypaper 200x200 preview
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    I love adding texture to my illustrations, but creating a texture from nothing is always hard, so learning how to manipulate the different tools and default resources in Adobe Illustrator you already have, can work in your favor. Today I'm going to show you how to create a grunge paper texture Graphic Style, starting with a humble default Art Brush, then using the Pattern Options of CS6 and then some fun with the Appearance panel. So let's jump in!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Workshop: Vector Critique #31Workshop31preview
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    Vectortuts+ is all about helping people turbo charge their skills, and today we have another special community post that will help our readers take their images to the next level. The best thing is, you can be part of it too! Find out more at the jump.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create an Andy Warhol Inspired Pop Art Portrait in IllustratorSharon tut warhol 200x200 preview
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    Andy Warhol's screen print series of Marilyn Monroe portraits were probably the main reason I was interested in creating vector art. He's one of my all time favorite artists so creating a set of portraits inspired by his mass produced art was bound to happen at some point! In today's tutorial I'm going to show you how to create a set of colorful portraits from a stock image base, in a similar style to Warhol's, using Adobe Illustrator.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Using a Stock Base to Create a Playful Cat IllustrationSharon promo harley preview
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    My pets often inspire my animal illustrations, and this one is no exception. As do most cats, mine loves chasing flies, so why not turn my Harley into a pop culture icon while she's chasing one? In this Adobe Illustrator tutorial, I'll show you how I've created this illustration from a sketch and stock image, in my own cat's colors. This tutorial is an exclusive free tutorial from my book, Adobe Master Class: Illustrator. This is used with permission of Pearson Education, Inc. and Adobe Press. Copyright © 2013.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Workshop: Vector Critique #30Workshop 30 preview1
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    Vectortuts+ is all about helping people turbo charge their skills, and today we have another special community post that will help our readers take their images to the next level. The best thing is, you can be part of it too! Find out more at the jump.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Working With Vectors is Easy in Photoshop CS6Psdtuts vector preview cs6
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    While you may automatically assume that Adobe Illustrator and InDesign are the vector capable programs of the Adobe family, recently Photoshop has became a serious contender in creating vector. Over the coming months, Vectortuts+ will be introducing some tutorials to do with vector art created in Adobe Photoshop. Before this begins, why not introduce yourself to some of the new vector editing capabilities of Photoshop CS6? Over on Psdtuts+ we have a screencast of the new vector features in Adobe Photoshop CS6. Jump over to learn more.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Detailed Goldfish Couple with Adobe IllustratorSharon prem fishes preview
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    In this tutorial I'm going to show you how to create a couple of detailed goldfish using Adobe Illustrator. I'll be showing your how to create a simple scale effect and then how to create a bulging effect around the abdomen. Finishing off with a quick way to create some stylized bubbles. So let's get on with it!Read More…