Tim Kyde
Tim Kyde is from Cincinnati, OH USA and has been a professional Graphic Designer for 4+ years, working at one of the worlds largest branding firms, and now in-house at a bicycle company.
  • Design & Illustration
    Create Promotional Rendering for High-End Action Figure PackagingDesign and illustration
    Creating artwork for packaging designs can be challenging because the artwork that you create doesn't look the same on your screen as it does on the shelf. That is because designers rely on printers to turn their artwork into usable packaging.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create High-End Action Figure PackagingDesign and illustration
    With collectables, the packaging of the product is often as important as the craftsmanship of the product itself. In this two-part tutorial we will explain how to create packaging for a high-end 1/6 scale action figure.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Working in a Collaborative Group EnvironmentPreview
    As a professional designer for five years, I have learned a few things about the industry, but none are as important as the following: Understanding how to work within collaborative groups is absolutely essential to creating great work, and advancing your career. Group dynamics obviously depend on the type of place you work at. I have now tried both sides of the spectrum (in-house and agency) and while they are totally different, the concept of working within groups is still relevant. Today, I will be sharing a collaborative project that we have recently completed at my current place of employment, Huffy Bicycles.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Photo Realistic Motorcycle Helmet in PhotoshopDesign and illustration
    In my last tutorial, we created a Photo Realistic Energy Drink from a photograph. This time we will be creating a product from the ground up, starting with a sketch. I love motorcycles and I love riding my R6, so I thought this would be a fun project; as I have always wanted to create my own helmet artwork.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Realistic Energy Drink Can to Present to Clients Design and illustration
    In this tutorial we'll create a slim-line energy drink product design. The end result will be a hyper-realistic product mockup created entirely in Photoshop.Read More…