I used to think that how on earth designers make so intricate flower designs and invitations . UNTIL! I found the answer ” they used vector brushes!! ” the answer was vector brushes illustrator
There had been a trend of creating flourish which started around 2008 , that was when I started playing around with illustrator brushes and created many of them. Including the one that I am going to share with you here. Previously I have shared Free illustrator brushes with you but today I wanted to share with you how I actually create floral designs .
So what is my secret tool?
Vector brushes for illustrator
I have created a set of floral brushes for illustrator for my own ease of use and these had been greatly helpful in creating many designs . They have helped me create so many versions of floral branches and creating wedding invitations and more.
Want to see this vector brushes set in action?
Interested? you can get these floral brushes from my store right here.
Releasing Set of vector wings in different shapes included two different star shapes and splashes of paint. . Available for download by Premium Members . This post is also available for purchase for $3.5 USD.
Finally Premium Membership is finally launched! i have been editing posts and managing the backend since a week now , and now you can sign up to be a premium member so i can share with you more quality work and with much more enthusiasm!.
Looking for illustrator plugins i came across this one called 3d pop art plugin from Vertigo 3d software . After the release of illsutrator CS i wonder who will be using this one?. It is being sold for the shooting cost of $65 and i wonder , i really do if people are buying and using it? Any of the effect that they have placed as an example can be easily achieved by the use of 3d option of illustrator itself. Some interesting vector 3d tutorials that helped me understand this useful tool of 3d can be find here. check them out if you havent tried the 3d tool of illustrator[/private]
Preview IDToolBox |Preview Sample Artwork
After successful release and great responce of my previous brush packs Releasing Our New Product ID Tool Box …What exactly is an IDtool box? it is simply Illustrator Designer Tool box . Each tool box may consist of symbols , brushes , swatches of the same theme . So once you open up these tool box sets you are ready to go and create something of the same theme! . Once you are finished creating your artwork . Expand the final result by going to object > Expand appearence to be able to scale it to anysize without losing quality or effect or drag and drop symbols or brushes expand and paste into photoshop.
The possibilities of creating images is endless The Retro Id Tool box contains. 34 Retro Inspired symbols arrow heads , halftone effects , halftone brushes , 3d symbols and more! 11 Line brushes arrowheads , lines , rows , halftone effects and more! 3 Scatter brushes All in all 48 Tools in one set! Designer Tip :-This pack is all exciting for example use half tone brush to stroke you work and have a halftoned outline in a jiffy! you can then expand over a background and create a mask of it to have your customized halftone. compatable with CS2 or above Price:- Only 7.98 USD Installation: Unzip the File. for installing symbols click on the small arrow icon attached to your symbols pallett Select open symbol library browse to your file and open . Same way you can open brushes library.
Working with illustrator is fun , creating vectors is fun.. There are plenty of plugins which make the job even more exciting . When i started working with illustrator i knew nothing about it and learned everything on my own , it was quite late that i started using plugins . But you know what there are plenty of plugins which make your life so easier and fun while you can concentrate more on creative side of your job. Here is a list of useful plugins which i have been using and enjoying. (more…)
ILLUSTRATION ARTIST & DESIGNER
Hi there! My name is Asma and I’m an illustration Artist & Graphic Designer, helping designers, Artists and female entrepreneurs sell art online through graphic designer resources & coaching. I created this blog as a platform where I could share illustration tutorials & strategies for artists that bring results. Enjoy!