N.S.L: WEEK 145 – Illustrator CC: “Transform Each…”

The learning don’t stop right?!?! This is not a new feature but it’s kinda new to me =D I’ve heard of it but I haven’t used it until this week.

The name says it ALL! This is a feature that allows you to make a transformation to several paths/assets Continue reading

#WacomWed wk.28 “Rod Serling” and “Roger Sterling” w/ DynamicSketch in Adobe Illustrator

Last week I did The Twilight Zone logo. This week I’ve done a vector trace of Rod Serling

Rod Serling The Twilight Zone
“Rod Serling- The Twilight Zone” by Sebastian Bleak

I landed on drawing him because, again, I used to watch his show as a kid. Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 144 – Photoshop CC: “Close All and Tabs Workflow”

Yet another Adobe Photoshop feature that I learned VERY late in the game. I figured I’d show you where it’s located and how you can use it.

It speeds things up a bit by shaving off a couple of clicks. Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 143 – Illustrator CC: “Save Selection”

Every once in a while you need to make a selection in Adobe Illustrator that takes you a bit longer than normal to set-up. In Photoshop I would save them as masks or paths. In here, we can save off our selections for future use.

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N.S.L: WEEK 142 – Photoshop CC: “Basic Actions and Button Mode”

I’ve always known Actions were powerful tools but it took me a long time to figure out how to put them into my workflow. I figured it was a feature for Super Pro’s and I’d get there one day. Now I’ve learned that I can really speed up my workflow, even with some basic Actions.

Actions in Adobe Photoshop CC
Basic Actions and Button Mode in Adobe Photoshop CC

The other side of it is, knowing how to run or use your Actions. Continue reading

#WacomWed wk.26 “Elvira: Mistress of the Dark” DynamicSketch w/ Wacom IntuosPro in Adobe Illustrator

This week, it’s all about the ladies =P
This week I spent some time with my first and last crush, Cassandra Peterson aka Elvira, Mistress of the Dark:

Elvira Vector Illustration in Adobe Illustrator CC
Elvira: Mistress of the Dark

I’m actually going to print this up as a t-shirt for myself Continue reading