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  • Design & Illustration
    How to Illustrate a Cute Emo KidPreview
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    We’ve recently included some funny looking cartoon style silhouettes on our website, so in this tutorial I will take you through the process of drawing these cuties. The concept is based on the Emo trend and I will take you trough all the steps from sketch to full color vector. I am using Illustrator CS3, pen, paper, scanner, and Wacom tablet.Read More…
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    10 Principles of the UI Design MastersUithumb
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    Breathtaking and useful designs happen because the UI has been worked on tirelessly. It takes a real UI Master to understand how to make a terrific user experience on a website. Here are 10 extremely useful principles from some of the brightest minds in the User Interface field.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create an Ice-cold Poster with 3D Text ScreencastPicture6
    "In this tutorial, you'll learn how to combine stock images and 3D text into a cool poster. We'll use an icy theme for it and color it the way we want. You'll see it's not that hard to create a simple appealing poster with effective use of text and imagery" - Ben MerckxRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create an Ice-cold Poster with 3D Text200
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    In this tutorial, you'll learn how to combine stock images and 3D text into a cool poster. We'll use an icy theme for it and color it the way we want. You'll see it's not that hard to create a simple appealing poster with effective use of text and imagery.Read More…
  • Code
    Building an Adobe Air application with Flex200x200
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    In a previous tutorial we introduced the Adobe Air framework that illustrated how to create a simple application. Remember that Adobe Air is a framework that enables web developers, usually involved in html/js/flash programming, to build desktop applications. In this tutorial we will illustrate how to build an Adobe Air application with Flex, an open source set of technologies for the development of rich internet applications. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    VECTORTUTS Cutest Character Design Contest!Contests
    We have the next all new VECTORTUTS Design Contest. This contest is about creating a super cute character design. Up for grabs is a Wacom tablet, a Logitech G9 laser mouse, free 12-month subscriptions to VECTORTUTS Plus and lots of credit to spend at our other sites. This is going to be a lot of fun! Learn all about the contest and how to enter at the jump!Read More…
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    "Fresh" Finance Icons200x200
    Cost: Free, links backFound Via: www.smashingmagazine.com/ Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    $25,000 Giveaway, $10 each for the first 2,500 people ...Money
    What's the best way to try out a new service? To try it for free! That's why today I'm very excited to be offering a massive $25,000 giveaway here on Psdtuts+ for readers to head over and spend on ThemeForest. All you have to do is give us your username (you must have a registered account for us to credit) and a link to your favourite file, and the first 2,500 entrants will receive $10 each on their account - that's all there is to it! The great thing about this promotion is not only do readers get to try out the site for free, but all our awesomely talented authors will make more money!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Five Looks, One Layout: How to Develop a Library of Web Design Styles at Your Fingertips8
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    Earlier in Web Design Week we saw how a simple layout can be mixed and matched with different backgrounds, patterns and photos, today we're going to take that one step further. We're going to completely change the look of a website by changing not just the background, but the overall style of the design. We'll begin with the Grungy Paper Texture Site we created in a past tutorial, then we'll change the design to look minimal, metallic, abstract, and web2! And after that we'll talk about the process of learning a library of web design styles. So let's get started...Read More…
  • Code
    5 Amazing New WordPress 2.7 Features200x200
    Wordpress 2.7 is to be publically released in the next week, and a whole bunch of features have been packed in, looking past the obvious such as the new redesign. The new dashboard, Screen options, Plugins, Themes and Core upgrades and the media library!Read More…
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    Web Design WeekWdw 200
    If you haven't paid a visit to PSDTUTS this last week, you will no doubt have missed some of the best material that's ever surfaced on the site. Web Design Week is concluding this weekend. I highly recommend that you review some of Collis's wonderful tutorials and articles that are listed after the jump. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    20 Challenging Illustrator Tutorials on DeviantArtPreview
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    VECTORTUTS continuously caters to its readers top-class and excellent vector tutorials. We also regularly feature some of the best tutorials around the web and in our attempt to do so, we bring to your sight some challenging tutorials found on DeviantArt. The compilation here is a humble mix of basic to advanced tutorials, besides it is always refreshing to see how things are done by others and along the way pick up some new tricks and techniques. Some of which may have gone overlooked, but which may help refine your skills.Read More…