Tutorials on Adobe Illustrator

General Information and tutorials about Adobe ® Illustrator ® such as blob brushes, wrinkle tool etc

Bicycle wheel creation

How to create a basic bicycle wheel design


Blend tool and how to blend objects

How to blend objects such as rectangles, stars, color designs etc


Blending type objects such as 'hello'

How to blend type objects


Blob Brush

How to use the blob brush


Broken circular track and scissors tool

How to create a cut circular design using polar grid / scissors


Creating concentric circles

How to create concentric circles with polar grid tool


Copy Paths to Logoist

How to copy paths into the powerful logo creator 'logoist'


Crop image

How to use the crop image feature


Curvature tool

How to create paths with the curvature tool


Cut a circle in half in seconds

How to cut a circle in half


Dotted line creation step by step

How to create dotted lines in seconds


Ellipse live / circle Shapes guide

How to use the ellipse live path


Eraser tool

How to use the eraser tool


Export polar grids to Photoshop

How to export and use polar grids in Photoshop


Export SVG files

How to export SVG files into Dreamweaver etc


Flare Tool

How to use the flare tool with rings etc


Fontself extension for OTF

How to use the fontself extension to create OTF files (fonts)



How to use the glyph panel with fonts


Gradient mesh command

How to use the gradient mesh command


Gradients and adding them to libraries

How to add gradients to libraries


Grids and how to draw them

How to draw a quick rectangle grid


Join tool / trims

How to use join tool


Line Segment Tool

How to create lines using line segment tool


Linear spirals, how to create

How to create linear spirals (square)


Mesh tool / gradient mesh

How to create amazing meshes


Mosaic effect

How to create mosiac / block effects using the crop tool


Pie slice creation

How to create a pie slice CC 2018 2017 etc


Polar Grid Tool Instant guide

How to use the polar grid tool


Random cuts in paths

How to make random cuts into paths by using the eraser tool


Random dot patterns and how to create

How to create random dot pattern designs


Random texture creation

How to create random texture using scribbles


Rectangular grid tool

Create rectangular grids


Save selections

How to save selections such groups of fills or groups of three point objects


Sea waves and how to create

How to create sea waves using the gradient mesh features


Shattered circle and how to create

How to create shattered circle


Spirals and how to enhance

How to create some amazing spirals


How to create starbursts

How to create starburst designs using polar grid


Tilde / grave tricks for multiple paths

How to generate 100s of paths using the tilde / grave keyboard character


Touch Type Tool

How to modify type in 1000s of ways using touch type


Variable width profile / strokes

How to use and create variable width profiles


Warp type

How to warp type to create amazing type designs


Wavy line creation

How to create a wavy line


Where is pathfinder tool

Where is the pathfinder tool ?


Width tool

How to add and modify widths using width tool


Wrinkle tool

Distort and warp and crease paths using the wrinkle tool


Zigzag and how to create

How to create a zigzag in seconds



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