NSL WEEK 296- Adobe Illustrator “Blend Tool w/ Gradient”

This week we’re playing with the Blend Tool in Adobe Illustrator! This is an exercise to make you look at the tools differently.

Check out the video above to see how it’s done. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 273- Adobe Illustrator “Envelope Distort Objects”

Envelope Distort in Adobe Illustrator is more than just a way to edit your text.

Here’s some basic functions on a basic object. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 272- Adobe Photoshop “Pen Tool Selection”

When it comes to Adobe Photoshop, I’m still working my way down the tools panel.

The Pen Tool is a HUGE topic so I’m only going to focus on 1 task that it can help you with. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 258- Adobe Photoshop “Smudge Tool”

Wow! I kinda forgot about the Smudge Tool in Adobe Photoshop

Check out the video above to see how this tool works. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 255- Adobe Illustrator “Convert To Shape Ellipse”

I figured I should finish up the shapes and go with Convert to Shape Ellipse in Adobe Illustrator.

In the video above you’ll see a basic application of Live Effects to create a mock-up of an embroidered name badge. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 252- Adobe Photoshop “Gradient Editor”

I’m following up on
NSL WEEK 248- Adobe Photoshop “Gradient Tool Basics”

I wanted to jump into the Gradient Editor in Adobe Photoshop to show you guys what the buttons do =) Continue reading

NSL WEEK 248- Adobe Photoshop “Gradient Tool Basics”

I’ve been playing with the Gradient Tool in Adobe Photoshop since day one!… I guess it’s time I learned what all the buttons do, right?

Here’s a video of me pushing all the buttons to show you what they do. Continue reading