All Posts in Tuts+

  • Design & Illustration
    How to Add Fur to Vector Animal IllustrationsPreview
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    Vector drawings, particularly those of animals, have a tendency to look flat and stale. Adding fur to your animals can help to turn your drawing into a rich, textural piece without having to rely on Photoshop. This tutorial is geared towards intermediate to advanced Adobe CS3 Illustrator users.Read More…
  • Code
    Create an Amazon Books Widget with jQuery and XML200x200
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    It makes sense to forgo database tables and server-side code when you need to store a limited amount of non-sensitive data. Accessing this data can be a snap with jQuery because the library was built to traverse XML documents with ease. With some custom JavaScript and jQuery magic you can create some interesting widgets. A good way to demonstrate this functionality is by building a browsable Amazon.com books widget. Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Welcome to Aetuts+Athumb
    Aetuts+ joins Psdtuts+, Vectortuts+, Audiotuts+ and Nettuts+ as Envato’s newest tuts+ site. It’s all about quality tutorials for Adobe After Effects. Whether you want to learn how to create breathtaking special effects, vibrant motion graphics or cinematic footage, we’ll be publishing plenty of tutorials to suit your needs! Keep reading to learn a little bit more about Aetuts+’s new editor and what we’ll be offering on the site.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    VECTORTUTS Freebie Announcement: Exclusive Illustrator Snowflake Scatter BrushesPreview
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    This is a new Illustrator Brush available exclusively from VECTORTUTS. We have a new set of Illustrator brushes for you. If your looking to add a winter feeling to your festive illustrations, then check out these snowflake brushes. This high-quality freebie is great for the holidays.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    VECTORTUTS Freebie: Exclusive Illustrator Snowflake Scatter BrushesPreview
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    File Type: Illustrator CS compatible AILicense: See DownloadRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Professional Photograph Restoration WorkflowPreview
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    In this tutorial, we'll take an in-depth look at restoring an old torn photograph. Restoring old family photos is something that you can do for your relatives and bring tears to their eyes, and yes this is a service you can offer to clients as well. Let's take a look at a professional workflow for restoring old photographs to their former glory.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Psdtuts+ Exclusive Freebie: 15 Weathered Wood Photoshop BrushesPreview
    Photoshop Version: CS3Size: 2500px by 2500pxLicense: See DownloadRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Psdtuts+ Exclusive Freebie Announcement: 15 Weathered Wood Photoshop BrushesPreview
    This is a new pack of Photoshop brushes available exclusively from Psdtuts+. We have a new set of Weathered Wood Brushes for you. They are great for adding that touch of worn or natural feel to your next design project. This set of high quality brushes is available to download today!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    From The City to The CD: How to Illustrate City Scenes for Album Sleeve ArtworkDesign and illustration
    I work predominantly for advertising and editorial clients, however I'm also lucky to get involved with some real creative spirits on some great collaborative projects, like the New Jersey based electropop band "The Title."Read More…
  • Code
    Anatomy of a WordPress Plugin200x200
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    WordPress is well known for its amazing collection of free plugins. There is one for almost every need you can think of, from backing up your WordPress installation to asking for a cup of coffee or fighting spam. But there are times when none of the available plugins seem to quite do the trick you are looking for. To help you in moments like that, this tutorial will guide you through every step of building a simple, widgetized WordPress plugin with settings. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    40 Ultra-skilled Speed Drawing VideosSpeed draw prev
    Speed-drawing videos are like a shot of adrenaline, with hours of creative brilliance packed into just a few minutes--sometimes a matter of seconds. Here we've collected 40 of the most awesome and skilled speed-drawing videos on the web.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Jonathan Wong InterviewP
    Jonathan Wong is a relatively new artist that has an abundance of potential in his art. Only 19 years old and already he has some amazing art that will surprise even veterans. In this interview, Jonathan gives us a glance at his ideals towards design; He also explains why every designer should use a Wacom Tablet. So lets get into the interview.Read More…