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  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Grunge Style Illustration with StainsPreview
    Inspired by the article "18+ Sources of Inspiration from Coffee, Ink, Blood and other Stains," by Steven Snell, I decided to show my personal way of creating stain based designs in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we'll grab a picture, apply several filters to it and obtain a monochromatic stain, which combined with stain brushes and a texture will transform into an eye-catching grunge result. Let's get it started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Exploded IsometricsPreview
    Exploded isometrics are my subject in this third and final tutorial on the topic of isometrics. If you have not read either of the first two tutorials on isometrics, then I suggest you start with them: Basic Isometrics and Orthographics and Advanced Isometrics Using the SSR Method.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a Breathtakingly Awesome Rain Scene - Day 1Preview1
    In this massive 2 part tutorial inspired by the work of Pierre Michel, Alex Verlan shows us how to create the dramatic slow motion rain drops falling scene entirely within After Effects.Read More…
  • Music & Audio
    Create Gated Sequence Effects with UltrabeatThumb
    Ultrabeat is Logic's secret weapon when it comes to drum sounds, but it can also double as a extremely powerful gate sequencer. In this tutorial we'll take one pad sound and create a complex layered sequence. There's a screencast to follow along with!Read More…
  • Code
    Internet Explorer 8 EssentialsIe logo
    Like it or loathe it, a new release of Microsoft's Internet Explorer is upon us once again. For this eighth iteration of their browser, they are focusing heavily on security, ease of use and improvements in RSS, AJAX and CSS. That's a rather general outline, so we'll dive into these new features for a closer look.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Cool Miscellaneous Icons200x200
    File Type: Illustrator EPS and AILicense: FreeRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Sachi Vector Characters200x200 sachi
    File Type: Illustrator EPSLicense: FreeRead More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Cartoon Characters from Everyday ObjectsDesign and illustration
    Hi, my name is Jesse Hora Dot Com. This tutorial will guide you through the process I use when creating an illustration, more specifically the technique of creating what I like to call an object illustration.Read More…
  • Code
    Friday Freebie: O'REILLY Books!200x200
    Nettuts+ has quickly established itself as one of the premier resources for web development tutorials. One year ago, this website didn't exist. Today, we've surpassed 30,000 subscribers - which is no small feat! To show our appreciation, I have some more freebies to mail out this week, courtesy of O'REILLY. Additionally, I'd like to inform you of a fantastic Javascript workshop that's coming up, hosted by Douglas Crockford. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Diego Quintana InterviewP
    Diego Quintana is an extraordinary designer with a wide variety of styles. Diego creates typefaces and abstract work. In this interview, Diego will tell us how he made one of his typefaces, and describe what draws him to simple shapes in his art. Let's jump into this interview!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Interview with Jelle GijsbertsThumbnail
    Jelle Gijsberts is a illustrator, designer and animator born and raised in Dordrecht, the Netherlands. Since his graduation, he has been freelancing in the field of illustration and animation. He has illustrated a bunch of children's books, worked with clients like Chupa Chups and Unicef. He makes some really adorable artworks that take you through many adventures and captivating stories. His fun, bright and colorful illustrations can easily win the heart of children and grown-ups alike and will put a smile on your face! So lets have a digital chat with Jelle Gijsberts!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    17 Amazing Inspirational Typography VideosThumbnail
    I don't know about you guys, but here at Aetuts+ we think typography is sexy. So sexy it turns us on! Great typography comes in all shapes and flavors and for this week's roundup Topher gathered some amazing typography pieces that ranges from grungy to stop motion to found typography in nature.Read More…