[private]Probabally you already know about these sites , but for me these are the sites through which i have learned a lot and i regulery visit for inspiration and for knowledge so here i share with you Best of Web Jan 2008 by Aivault
hosting links to most of the things a designer would like to bookmark . from sound files to images and fonts everything and anything bookmarking it will be a good idea.
PSDtuts is a well managed website , tutorials written are neat and clean and explain nicely . moreover the website interface makes it more stand out from the rest. I will definatly say that it is one of those few sites that inspire and helps you to bring out your creativety. BookMark it and try those tutorials if you would like to polish your photoshop skills!
Again although it is a company’s website but i truely got inspired by the way the site is presented . Truely representing a creative brain behind the Blog development service . While you are there dont forget to check out their portfolio as well which will forward you to some nicely design kept blogs and wordpress!!
Again a good collection of tutorials of vector as well as photoshop . This website is more like tutorialized.com but it is a good idea to have all the tutorials at one place.
You certainly dropped here at aivault as you are interested in illustrations and free illustrations … here is a link you might want to bookmark as well . At her blog Barcu is sharing illustrator brushes and lots of stuff so you might wanna drop by and take a peek.
A great source of illustrator finds , you can download here plenty of photoshop brushes and vector tutorials . The tutorials showcased here are easy to understand and nicely represented . Easy to understand giving you along the way freebies of vectors and illustrations![/private]