Plugins for Illustrator

Top Plugins and resources for Illustrator such as Astute graphics and other filters for CC 2018 2017 etc + extensions + scripts

Illustrator plugins

Andrew's Vector set including creations. contours, mesh, gradients. hearts etc Our plugin tools - 1000s of effects


CAD tools - super useful CAD related tools from an excellent developer


Adobe's database - Adobe's huge database of effects


Weave and fashion design software tool - super useful if you are in the fashion industry


Art blue set on Amazon Canvas have to say this is an amazing set and great if you have custom shapes


Symmetry works If you are into tools for symmetry effects, pattern designs etc then this is the one to have


FilterIt - This was one of the first sets that I bought and now updated to CC 2018 2017


Telegraphics - nice selection of utility tools


VectorScribe - A superb selection of path manipulation tools, perfect


Texturino - a useful texture adding tool for paths from Astute Graphics


Stipplism - a super useful stipple effect as well as an awesome symbol related one


Kimbo - a nice mirror tool and polar mesh and rosette set as well as wave and rose tool effect and spike effect (also Tesselation tools)


Mesh tormentorMesh creation


Rick Johnson's amazing collection with tools such as concatenate (and other path tools)


Xtream Path for some wonderful manipulation tools


KPT Vector effects - If you have CS2 etc then KPT was an amazing set especially the 3D tool


Foldup - an interesting tool for 3D designs, packaging etc


Fontself - super useful tool to make fonts


Used many of the tools above, some work fine with CC 2018 2017 and 2015 etc but some have not been updated for a while


Illustrator filter finesse included a massive selection of filter tools back in the day before the Internet took off but it is still a fascinating book all the same


Please note that I cannot guarantee the links or any issues with the sites. Personally, they all seemed fine when I visited them and checked them out. Please let me know if you know of any great tools and I will add them to the list (or at least check them out)


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