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Posted by Andrei Marius 12 COMMENTS

Hi there. In the following tutorial I will show you how to create a clean envelope icon. Give it a try and you might learn some new stuff about working with grid and the transform effect. You will also need some linear gradients, strokes, Opacity Mask, Pathfinder options plus some simple effects and techniques. Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 1 hour Number of Steps: 26

Posted by Andrei Marius 8 COMMENTS

Hi there. In this tutorial I’ll show you how to create a simple trash can icon. You’ll start with some simple rectangles, then using the 3D Extrude&Bevel and 3D Revolve Tools you’ll get the basic shapes. Finally, using multiple gradients and some warp effects you’ll get the final icon. Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes Number of Steps: 21

Posted by Andrei Marius 8 COMMENTS

Hi there. In the following tutorial you will learn how to create a glossy 3D RSS Icon. Using 3D Extrude, Bevel and Map Art options you will learn how to create the early shape. Even though we’re applying the RSS logo, you can use this effect with different logos. Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Number of Steps: 14

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Hi there. Take a look at my new guest post. This time on WebBlend. It’s a pretty simple tutorial on how to create the WebBlend icon. I had some troubles with the twirl effect but in the end I think I did pretty well. A big thanks to Louis Gubitosi for choosing me for this project. I really liked it. Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Number of Steps: 19

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Hi there. Check out my new tutorial posted on Vectortuts. You will learn how to create a simple circus tent icon. You may discover some interesting things about the magic of Warp effects. Warp effects are often overlooked in digital illustration, but as you can see, they make some really nice results. Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Number of Steps: 15

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Hi there. In this new tutorial I will show you how to create a very simple bomb icon. You will only need the Ellipse Tool and the Rectangle Tool. Then you’ll be using Warp effects, simple strokes, various gradients, Offset Path and several effects to create the other components. Difficulty: Beginner Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes Number of Steps: 8

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Hi there. Here is my new tutorial posted on Vectortuts. In this tutorial you will learn how to create a simple cardboard icon using 3D Extrude & Bevel and basic gradient fills. It’s a great starting point for budding icon designers or people who have previously used Photoshop for their creations. Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes Number of Steps: 13

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Hi there. In the following tutorial you can learn to create a laptop icon. Once you’ve created the basic shapes, it’s easy to continue with the other components. Give it a try and you might learn some interesting stuff about the role of Smart Guides and Rectangular Grid Tool. Difficulty: Advanced Estimated Completion Time: 1 hour Number of Steps: 10

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Hi there. Here you can learn to create a quite simple paintbrush icon. For this fast tutorial you’ll use some basic tools like the Rectangle Tool, the Ellipse Tool or the Pen Tool. Then, for some neat effects you’ll need the Wrinkle Tool or the Warp and Rougher effects. Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 30 minutes Number of Steps: 7

Posted by Andrei Marius 17 COMMENTS

Hi there. Im the next tutorial you’ll learn to create a pretty common icon. To reach this result you need to know how to use the Rectangle Tool, the Pen Tool or the Type Tool. The Drop Shadow, the Warp effects or the Clliping Mask will help you create some discrete details. Difficulty: Intermediate Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Number of Steps: 9

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