Browsing articles tagged with " color palette"

Designing Style Guidelines For Brands And Websites

A website is never done. Everyone has worked on a project that changed so much after it launched that they no longer wanted it in their portfolio. One way to help those who take over your projects is to produce a style guide. For the best tutorials, Follow netglos @twitter and Edward Tufte once said: “Great design is not democratic; it comes from great designers. If the standard is lousy, then develop another standard.” Although […]


Creating an Illustration by Combining Photographic and Illustrative Objects

Compositions that combine both photographic and illustrative elements are often popular among graphic designers. Today, we will demonstrate how to combine these elements to create a vintage squid illustration. Let’s get started! Resources Used The following resources were used during the production of this tutorial. Paper Texture Old Photo Bay Photograph Step 1 Alright let’s get started with this tutorial! The first thing we need is a base image to use as our background for […]


Making Tom Cruise Avatar Charachter

This is a Photoshop tutorial showing you all the steps you need to take in order to photo-manipulate yourself into a Na’vi (based on the characters in James Cameron’s movie “Avatar”). I used Photoshop CS2 in order to create this, but newer and older versions should do the same, as I used basic Photoshop tools only. I hope you will find this helpful. Step 1 Import a photograph of your choice, but make sure its […]