NSL WEEK 227- Adobe Illustrator “Color Halftone Live Effect”

Color Halftone Live Effect in Adobe Illustrator was something I looked into a long time ago. I think it was Never Stop Learning week 3 or 4 and I’m now in week 227.

Check out the video above to see a basic overview of this Live Effect. Continue reading


NSL WEEK 221- Adobe Illustrator “Bevel Emboss on Live Text”

Applying bevel emboss on live text in Adobe Illustrator.

2 quick techniques to get you started. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 215- Adobe Illustrator “Gradient Fill on Live Text”

You don’t have to Outline your text to apply a gradient fill!

All you have to do is, dig around the Appearance Panel a lil bit =) Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 165 – Adobe Illustrator CC 2014 “Appearance Panel Basics”

Back to basics! The Appearance Panel is the backbone of Adobe Illustrator.

Adobe Illustrator CC 2014

Appearance Panel Basics

This is the place you go to find out what is going on with your artwork Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 158 – Adobe Photoshop CC 2014: “Gradient Updates”

Little bits! But good bits =D

Adobe Photoshop CC 2014

Gradient Updates in Adobe Photoshop CC 2014

There were 3 little updates to the way we work with Gradients in Adobe Photoshop CC 2014. Continue reading

#WacomWed wk.33 “Blue Bird” DynamicSketch IntuosPro

This week I landed on this “Blue Bird”

Blue Bird Vector Illustration
“Blue Bird” by Sebastian Bleak

I knew I wanted to use DynamicSketch and I wanted to keep it simple.  Continue reading

#WacomWed wk.32 “Lily Munster” DynamicSketch IntuosPro

I’m having fun watching old shows that I used to like to watch as a kid. Lily Munster was a BIG deal to me back in the day =D Huge crush!

Lily Munster from The Munsters in Adobe Illustrator
“Lily Munster” by Sebastian Bleak

Whenever I go into one of these vector traces, I get a bit intimidated mostly because I’m a fan. Continue reading