Vaclav Krejci
Hello, I'm Vaclav, graphics designer from Czech Republic, mainly focused on GUI design. Despite everything I've created in Photoshop, my most well-known creation is a viral video "Was iOS7 created in Microsoft Word?".
  • Computer Skills
    Create an Eye-Catching Resume in Google DocsGdocs resume icon
    You can have the best work experience possible, but without a great looking resume, you will most likely get lost in the crowd. To create such resume, you do not need any advanced design skills or expensive apps. This tutorial shows the creation process using the free online application Google Docs. Read More…
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    Design a Beautiful Mother's Day Card in Microsoft WordHappy mothers day card preview
    Learn how to design a Mother’s Day card in Word using only standard shapes, default colors, and a trick to tweak the flower shape. In minutes, you'll have a beautiful card ready to print—whether you're a complete beginner or are already an advanced Word user.Read More…
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    Microsoft Word Text Effects 101Word text effects logo
    Word has the tools you need to make beautiful text effects that are far nicer than the often cheesy bundled Word Art options. This tutorial has everything you need to start making beautiful text in Word.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    The Making of GUI Design Icons FontPreview
    Icons are inseparable part of a GUI (graphical user interfaces) design. I was downloading, buying and creating icons for ages, then one day I decided to make my own usable icon set. Something to help other GUI designers make work faster and better. This article explains in detail the process of creating and phases I was going through with this project, and may act as guidance when you decide to make something similar. I went down more than one creative path before finalizing this "GUI Design Icons" font.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Creating an XP Style Monitor IconComputer icon tutorial prev
    Let's go back in time and look at Windows XP system icons. We'll get inspired by an old computer icon. Then we'll create a simple monitor icon in that style. Icon Factory is the company that created the icons for both Vista and XP Windows operating systems. Their works serves as inspiration for not only this tutorial, but many icons created today.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Jaguar Style Folder IconFolder jaguar preview
    In this tutorial, we will show you how to cover an object in a Jaguar style fur texture. In this example, we'll cover a computer folder, but this technique can be used with any other object, like a CD cover, a mouse, or even a computer. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design a Vista Styled WallpaperVista background preview
    Today we'll create a wallpaper in Vista style. A black background will be filled with stylish gradients decorated with blue and green abstract curved shapes. The techniques used in this tutorial are scalable. It's easy to turn the final design into different sizes to fit various monitors. Let's learn how to do it.Read More…
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    Create a Shiny Lock Icon DesignLock icon preview
    A popular icon that you can find on the internet is the lock icon. It is widely used to identify secure Web pages. It often indicates password fields for secure files. Wherever you wish to place a lock icon, this tutorial will show you how to create an attractive one for you to use!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Super Cute Easter Wallpaper Illustration TutorialEaster wallpaper 200 200
    Easter Sunday is drawing near very quickly, so why not celebrate it with some festive wallpaper? What are we going to create? How about a simple background, some subtle texture, and a few chicks—no, not that sort of chicks, the other sort! Let's get started ...Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Illustrate a Traffic Cone Icon in Photoshop200
    Previously I showed you how to illustrate a construction helmet icon. Today we'll be drawing a traffic cone, another handy icon for "under construction" elements. Our cone icon is inspired by one I saw on the VLC Player site recently.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Creating a Cool Yellow Helmet IconHelmet preview 200 200
    Construction icons have always been popular on-screen, and although those dot-com "under-construction" pages have mostly vanished from our screens, the trusty ol' yellow helmet icon still has its uses. In this tutorial, we'll be creating our very own icon from a photograph.Read More…