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  • Design & Illustration
    Music BrushesMusic brushes psdtuts
    Compatible: Photoshop CS3Size: 1604px to 2472 pxLicense: Creative Commons Share Alike 3.0Read More…
  • Code
    Rapid Development with ColdFusion and CFML200x200
    Experience the speed, versatility and sheer joy of developing your web applications in ColdFusion 8. All you need is some space on your PC, and 45 minutes.Read More…
  • Code
    Build a Dynamic Guest Book with XML and ActionScript 3.0Previewimage
    Guest books are a great thing to enhance the online experience your viewers receive. The ability for the viewer to talk to you and others, respond to questions you've raised, comment on your work or just to socialize means a guest book is a must have for most web sites. Let's see how we can build our own guest book with ActionsScript 3.0, XML and PHP.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Happy Tree Illustration with BubblefriendsDesign and illustration
    Let's learn how to create a fun tree character design from initial sketch through to making each detail in Adobe Illustrator. This tutorial outlines a professional workflow for creating character based illustrations. Put a smile on your face and let's get to creating an illustration with fun-loving characters!Read More…
  • Code
    Code Your Own Online “Paint Shop” AppCode
    Today we are going to replicate this excellent Flash based drawing application. But instead of sticking to good ol' Flash we are going to use the canvas element and some spiffy jQuery UI elements to achieve the same functionality. Intrigued? Let's dive in!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Using Typography from PS to Create a 3D Text Render in C4DDesign and illustration
    I created this image for the poster of this year's End of Year Show at my college, an annual Art & Design showcase event. I am here today to teach you the techniques I used to create this image. It should hopefully be easy to follow for intermediate Photoshop users and C4D beginners, but feel free to ask any questions.Read More…
  • Code
    Creating an Advanced Password Recovery Utility200x200
    In my last tutorial, 'A Better Login System', a few people commented on how they would like to see a tutorial on password recovery, which is something you don't always see in user access tutorials. The tutorial I am bringing you today will deal with just that. Using mySQLi, we will learn to recover unencrypted and (one-way) encrypted passwords. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Creating a Shoe Advertisement Poster Using Floral ElementsPreview
    In this tutorial you'll learn how to create an advertisement poster for your personal shoes. When working on an advertisement you must pay attention to all the details as you publish your poster and prepare it for the whole world to see. Another important thing about advertisements is that you need to work hard on all the details and do everything you can to make the product look better and as attractive as possible. The rest of the concepts you create for the poster will just attract more eyes, but if your product does not look great, and if it is not the focal point of the composition then you may fail, the possible customers will just turn around and look at the next poster. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create an Hourglass Icon in About an HourPreview
    With simple shapes, gradients, and vector textures, this simple tutorial will show beginning illustrators how to create an hourglass icon. There is a whole lot you can do without the Pen Tool. We'll be using Illustrator CS4 for this tutorial, but those of you with older version should be able to follow along as well. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Code
    Need Some Outstanding Developers to Help With New "Components" Category200 news
    During the first half of this month, ThemeForest will be launching a brand new "components" category that will appeal more to developers than designers - at least from an authoring stand-point. To help seed this new category, we're in need of a few more outstanding developers to help us out. If you're creative and have the chops, email to discuss the details and compensation. * Note - to qualify for this initial seed content, you really need to know your stuff. When you contact us, please include your unique component idea, and samples of your work. Otherwise, your email will unfortunately be deleted. I'm looking forward to hearing from some of you! What's a "component"? Think advanced CSS/Flash menus, drag and drop shopping carts, graphs, etc. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Richly Ornate Typographic IllustrationPreview
    When looking for top quality content, you're usually forced to pay for your resources. They're generally better and easier to work with, and offer a wider range of use. Sometimes though, you can find the same level of quality at zero cost, and it's exactly what we're going to do today. We're going to create a detailed illustration with free gifts and self made goodies.Read More…
  • Code
    Setting Up a Flash Development Sandbox: <br />Part 2Preview
    This is part 2 of how to set up a Flash Development Sandbox. You can read part 1 here. In this tutorial we're going to go over how to set up a local testing environment, look at the Debugger, Flex Builder's Profiler, talk about project organization, and setting up/using AS Docs.Read More…