Take a look though my "Never Stop Learning" weekly posts & more. You'll be able to see me try out techniques that are new to me, keep my chops up on techniques I've learned through the years, and talk about adjustments I'm making to my workflow to become more efficient/proficient with the Adobe Creative Suite, major focus on Photoshop and Illustrator.
I was going to draw out
Rod Serling but got kinda caught up drawing out The Twilight Zone Logo instead =D
The Twilight Zone Logo for Season 1
I’m going to still draw him out but I’m going to include this logo in the next piece. Once I started, I just wanted it to look better and better until a couple hours past by without me noticing LOL
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Ever wish you could just stretch out a stroke to create more expressive artwork??? Thanks to Adobe Illustrator CS5, you can =D
I know we’re on to Adobe Illustrator CC now but talking to designers this past month, not everybody got the news:
The Width Tool is HERE!!!
Infinity Symbol created in Adobe Illustrator CC
The key stroke to get your Width Tools is:
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NEVER STOP LEARNING WEEK 100 WOW!!!
I don’t know how many of these I will do. What I do know is that when
Freehand Profit suggested I start a weekly project, I didn’t think I’d last a month. I thought he was crazy and I probably used some fowl language at his face =D
Layout for animation
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InkScribe is a cool Plugin for Adobe Illustrator made by Astute Graphics. I checked out their playlists on Youtube studied up all week and then tried it out.
Finished Skull Illustration
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