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  • How to Create a Leather Stamp Logo Mockup in Adobe Photoshop

    What You'll Be Creating

    In this tutorial, you'll learn how to create a leather stamp logo mockup with Adobe Photoshop using the techniques of layer styles and smart objects.

    But first, do you need to design a logo? Check out this simple, easy to use online logo maker. Over 745 SMART logo templates to design your custom logo all in one place, Placeit. 

    If you're looking to skip this process, you can purchase a logo mockup over on Envato Elements or GraphicRiver.

    Tutorial Assets

    The following...


  • 6 Affinity Designer Tools That You Should Be Using Right Now

    Welcome back to another Affinity Designer article, in which we’re going to take a close look at six tools that you should be adding to your arsenal right now. So, assuming you've poured yourself a fresh cup of coffee, sit down in that trusty old chair and let's get started!

    Before we begin, I

    wanted to take a moment and confess that I’ve only been using Affinity Designer

    for a year or so now, but I’ve noticed that the more time I spend playing with it, the more I come to realize the raw power...


  • 25+ Best Free Hand Lettering Style Fonts (Designs for 2018)

    Need a hand lettering font for your next project? Check out the list of stunning resources below!

    26 Best Free Hand Lettering Fonts

    Hand lettering is a beautiful art for anyone who is interested in calligraphic letterforms. Artists painstakingly create each letter by hand while breaking down the characters using creative techniques.

    Now you can incorporate wonderful hand-lettering designs into your work with the help of amazing fonts! Today, we're bringing you an awesome selection of...


  • Art for All: Celebrate Diversity in Design—Volume 14

    Welcome back to our Diversity in Design series on Envato Tuts+. Discover four talented artists with inspiring styles you'll love.

    4 Artists You Should Know: Diversity in Design

    Celebrate

    the work of these extraordinary artists. Each with their own unique

    background, they draw inspiration from their culture and surroundings to

    create phenomenal designs.

    Blake Kathryn

    Let's start with the phenomenal work of Blake Kathryn. Using dreamy color palettes of bold neon and pastel shades, she creates...


  • How to Remove a Person From a Photo in Adobe Photoshop

    What You'll Be Creating

    Learn helpful Photoshop tips in less than five minutes! Check out this quick video below!

    Is there a certain detail ruining your perfect shot? Some photos are easy to recreate, while others need additional editing. So in this short video, I'll show you how to remove an object, specifically a whole person, from a nature landscape photo in Adobe Photoshop.

    Watch the steps unfold and get all the written details you need in the process below. Check out more amazing photos and...


  • How to Create an Embossed Paper Logo Mockup in Adobe Photoshop

    What You'll Be Creating

    Building your own high-quality mockup is not as hard as it seems. In fact, it’s something anyone with a digital camera and some basic Photoshop knowledge can master. In this tutorial, I'll show you how to create a realistic paper embossed logo mockup with Adobe Photoshop, and I'll provide you all the resources that you need to get this done quickly!

    But first, do you need to design a logo? Check out this simple, easy to use online logo maker. Over 745 SMART logo...


  • How to Create a Giant Panda Photo Manipulation in Affinity Photo

    What You'll Be Creating

    One of the best places to gain inspiration is from TV and movies. In today's tutorial, the image I will be walking you through was highly influenced by anime, more specifically Studio Ghibli movies such as Spirited Away or My Neighbor Totoro.

    We will be using adjustment layers to get a vivid but calming color grade, and you'll also learn how to extract fur and how to create a bright, colorful haze.

    Let's get started! 

    What You'll Need

    You will need the following resources...


  • 15 Photoshop Poster Mockup Templates: For Your Creative Designs

    Looking for a poster mockup? How are you displaying your work? Do you include a realistic result when delivering your files to your clients? Are you taking your designs and showcases them in 3D, as they would be used in the real world, in your folio?

    Clients often have a hard time visualizing how a digital design will look after being printed and displayed. And visitors to your portfolio will see your work in a more authentic light when you mock up a scene to depict it in. Whether you showcase...


  • How to Create a Stylish Emoji in Affinity Designer

    What You'll Be Creating

    In today's tutorial we are going to create three distinctive emoticons using Affinity Designer. Hope you are ready to have some fun! 

    Looking for video courses? Check out our many vector video courses available with an Envato Tuts+/Elements subscription.

    1. How to Create the Base Shape of the Emoticon

    Let's start by creating the base shape for our emoticons. I'm using a 850 x 850 px document with background color of #FEEEC9, but you can use any size and background color...


  • How to Create a Mental Health Themed Photo Manipulation in Adobe Photoshop

    What You'll Be Creating

    Although mental health is just as important as physical health, it's often misunderstood and treated too lightly. After all, a person suffering from depression or anxiety looks completely fine on the outside, and nobody can tell what they're really feeling. That's where art can help—it allows the artist to show their inner state, to share it with other people to help them understand.

    In this tutorial, I will show you how to create a special photo manipulation about a...


  • Free Video Course: Essential Tips to Master Photoshop Brushes

    New to the Brush Tool? Learn essential tips with this free Photoshop course below!

    Essential Brush Tips for Adobe Photoshop

    Have 30 minutes to spare? We're excited to bring you, for free, my latest course on 10 Tips to Master Adobe Photoshop Brushes.

    This course outlines all the essential tips for getting started with digital art in Adobe Photoshop, from which brushes to use to how to blend and more. With the lessons here, you'll be able to get a grasp of the basics of this phenomenal...


  • How to Draw a Hawk

    What You'll Be Creating

    In this tutorial, I will show you a simple yet very effective method to draw a majestic hawk in flight. Follow me to learn how to draw a hawk in just a few steps—from the basic "skeleton" to the body, wings, and feathers.

    This is a very basic tutorial. If you want to learn in depth about drawing birds and wings in general, you may be interested in my other tutorials:

    Drawing

    Taking Flight: A Beginner’s Guide Into Drawing Wings

    Monika Zagrobelna

    Drawing

    How to Draw...