NSL WEEK 270- Adobe Photoshop “Dodge, Burn and Sponge Tool Stack”

In the previous weeks I covered the Dodge, Burn and Sponge tools in Adobe Photoshop

For this post, I just want to show you guys how to use the “stack” together in your workflow. 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 207- Adobe Illustrator “Place Multiple”

This was a feature I was hoping would come to Adobe Illustrator for a long time =)

Now you can “Place” multiple linked or embedded files into an Ai file at 1 time. It’s a GREAT timesaver. 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 191- Adobe Illustrator CC 2014 “New Art Has Basic Appearance”

I always tell people that Adobe Illustrator (and some other programs) are a lot like Zelda. The New Art Has Basic Appearance feature is a very Zelda type feature.

What I mean by that is that inZelda, you have to find all the secret spots by knocking on the walls =D  Check out the video above to see what I mean. Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 186 – Adobe Photoshop CC 2014 “Rotate View Tool”

This is not a new feature in Adobe Photoshop, but it’s another one that people sleep on.

The rotate view tool allows you to rotate YOUR view of the image Continue reading

N.S.L: WEEK 157 – Adobe Illustrator CC 2014: “Updated Pencil Tool Workflow”

I’m officially in my 3rd year of this Never Stop Learning project!

When I first started out, I didn’t think it was possible for me to draw in Adobe Illustrator, especially with the Pencil Tool. I was wrong! =D Continue reading