New Course: Animating Icons With Adobe Illustrator and After Effects

What You’ll Be Creating Animated icons are great for giving your website or app that sleek, polished look. In our new short course, Animating Icons With Adobe Illustrator and After Effects , you’ll learn how to design and animate icons from scratch. What You’ll Learn In this course, designer Jonathan Lam will take you through the step-by-step process of creating animated icons to use for your website, UI, or video-game projects.

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Best of the Design Web: July 2017

Welcome back to Best of the Design Web, where we feature some of the best design tutorials of this past month! Tackle new and exciting projects, and let us know your favorites! 10 Creative Tutorials From Across the Web How to Replace the Sky in Any Photo Fast! Create beautiful skies in this quick, two-minute tutorial! Expert Peter McKinnon shows you how to replace ordinary skies with beautiful images for better visual impact using Adobe Photoshop. Visit Tutorial How to Make a Linocut Look With Adobe Illustrator Tackle the Pen Tool with this incredible tutorial from Adobe Creative Cloud.

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Best of the Design Web: July 2017

27 Creative Infographic Templates

Have an upcoming presentation? Make a great impression with this brilliant selection of creative infographic templates. 27 Creative Infographic Templates Share your favorite subjects with an infographic! Today we bring you an extraordinary collection of 27 creative infographic templates for all design lovers! Explore amazing designs with powerful visuals, informative graphs, and so much more! Collect data that inspires you while pushing a design that is sure to win over any audience.

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27 Creative Infographic Templates

Gestalt Principles In Graphic And Web Design

First developed in Germany, Gestalt is a theory that tackles on how our cognitive behaviors are affected by various visual perceptions. It illustrates how our minds react to what we see with our eyes – how we relate and separate elements to make sense of an image.

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How to Create a Mobile Phone Icon Pack in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be Creating In today’s tutorial, we’re going to take a short journey back in time and look at the process of creating three of the most iconic communication devices ever made, using nothing more than some simple geometric shapes and tools from within Adobe Illustrator. As always, don’t forget you can always expand the pack by heading over to GraphicRiver , where you’ll find a great selection of communication-themed icons .

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How to Create a Newspaper Ransom Note Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be Creating This tutorial will show you how to use a bunch of fonts, shapes, textures, and a brush tip, to create a newspaper-cut ransom note text effect in Adobe Photoshop. Let’s get started! This text effect was inspired by the many Layer Styles available on GraphicRiver . Tutorial Assets The following assets were used during the production of this tutorial: Bodoni MT