Birthdays are among the most fun events of the year. We all get excited about finding that perfect gift for our loved ones, accompanied by the perfect greeting card. So why not create a personalized birthday card instead of using the generic ones we can easily find everywhere? For this task I made a list of tips and tricks for you. Let’s start!
Did you know that July 29th is International Tiger Day? According to Days of the Year, Tiger Day aims to protect and expand tigers’ habitats and raise awareness of the need for conservation.
In this tutorial we’ll be creating a colorful character of a mermaid, imitating a watercolor painting technique in Adobe Illustrator. One of the most beautiful and touching characters from the fairytale The Little Mermaid will serve as an inspiration to us.
A great actor once said, “Spring is nature’s way of saying let’s party.” This is so true—we can all feel spring’s influence, especially if you are a visual artist. In a season full of colors and details, it’s almost impossible to stay uninspired. So let’s start this spring with a nice illustration of a cute flower-haired girl.
In this tutorial, we’ll go all the way through the exciting process of designing a cartoon character from scratch to the finished piece! Join me and let’s see how we can enliven our rough sketch by transforming geometric shapes, applying gradients and using various tools and functions of the Draw Persona of Affinity Designer to make the process fun and easy! Let’s start!