International Artist Feature: Egypt

Welcome back to our International Artist Series . Next, we turn to Egypt, featuring six artists who create phenomenal work, from cool 3D animations to graphic designs and more! I asked each artist how their country and culture inspired their work, and they delivered fantastic answers

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International Artist Feature: Egypt

How to Draw a Spooky Halloween Background in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Mesh Tool and Image Trace in Adobe Illustrator to create a spooky vector Halloween background! If you want to skip the tutorial and just use this background with some other awesome elements, purchase the Scary Halloween Banners With Pumpkins and Moon from GraphicRiver ! Scary Halloween Banners 1. How to Draw the Sky Step 1 Let’s begin by using Mesh for a bit! Start by drawing a rectangle and filling it with #354459 color

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How to Use Layers in Traditional Drawing

What You’ll Be Creating When I draw traditionally, the thing I miss the most is the layers. Especially when I want to design a creature from scratch and I’m not sure what I want it to look like yet, experiments end up in a confusing mess of lines. But I discovered a workaround that lets me draw separate elements on separate “layers”, and end up with clean line art.

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How to Draw the Minions in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be Creating Today’s tutorial is going to be an absolute blast since we’re going to take a look at the process of drawing and illustrating the Minions, some of the funniest characters that have ever made an appearance on the big screen. Oh, and don’t forget you can always expand the pack by heading over to GraphicRiver where you’ll find a great selection of illustrated characters to pick from. That being said, make sure you treat yourself with a cold glass of banana milkshake, and let’s get started! 1

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How to Create a Wood Engraved Logo Mockup in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be Creating Learn how to take advantage of Photoshop’s Smart Objects to mock up your logo with photorealistic results. Thanks to the use of multiple layer styles, we’ll carve your logo into wood! If you’re looking to get a logo mockup , head on over to Envato Elements or GraphicRiver where you can find many to suit your needs, including this striking laser wood cut mockup .

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How to Draw a Stack of Books and an E-Book Reader in Adobe Illustrator

What You’ll Be Creating In this simple tutorial, you will learn how to use the Mesh Tool in Adobe Illustrator to create a stack of books and an e-reader! If you want to skip the tutorial and just use these books in your work, you can purchase the Stack of books and e-book from GraphicRiver ! Stack of Books and E-Book 1. How to Draw a Book Step 1 We will begin by drawing the top cover of the red book using the Mesh Tool (U) .

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How to Create a Leather Stamp Logo Mockup in Adobe Photoshop

What You’ll Be Creating In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a leather stamp logo mockup with Adobe Photoshop using the techniques of layer styles and smart objects.

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