NSL WEEK 201- Adobe Illustrator CC “Importance of Minimal Anchor Points”

You always hear “Try to use the least amount of anchor points as possible.” but you never hear why.

There’s many advantages to working with minimal anchor points. Check out the video above Continue reading

NSL WEEK 200- Adobe Photoshop CC “Lasso Tool Basics”

200 weeks of NSL!

Check out the video above. I’m going over the basics of the Lasso Tool. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 199- Adobe Illustrator CC “Outlined Text as a Brush”

What an artsy way to work with text in Adobe Illustrator?!?

The only downside is that it’s destructive. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 198- Adobe Photoshop CC “Layer Styles”

Layer Styles in Adobe Photoshop allow you to save off some settings for future use.

Think of when you want to apply a Bevel Emboss, Color Overlay, Drop Shadow, etc. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 197- Adobe Illustrator CC “Package Feature”

Package feature in Adobe Illustrator CC is a life saver and it’s kinda slept on.

It’s a great way to package your fonts Continue reading

NSL WEEK 196- Adobe Photoshop CC “Create and Apply Custom LUTs”

This is an AWESOME feature. I can’t believe I didn’t play with it sooner.

Above we have a video that shows you how to create and apply custom color lookup tables in Adobe Photoshop CC 2014Continue reading

NSL WEEK 195- Adobe Illustrator CC “Create Outlines”

Whenever you send out artwork to be printed by a 3rd party, they ask you to “convert text to outlines”.

What does that mean? Check out the video above to find out. Continue reading