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Easily create a color palette in Illustrator from a photograph

Easily create a color palette in Illustrator from a photograph

Color palette inspiration can come from anywhere. A lot of times, beautiful, harmoniously-colored photography is a great place to start. In this tutorial, I walk you through the best and most fool-proof way to develop and build a beautiful color palette from a photograph using Illustrator and the crystallize tool.

How to make your own font using Glyphs and Illustrator

How to make your own font using Glyphs and Illustrator

Have you always wanted to learn how to make your own font? Creating a font is easier than you think. You can learn how to create a font by reading this post. I'll walk you through how to use Glyphs and Illustrator to make your own hand-drawn font that you can use for personal use or to sell for profit!

How to digitize your hand lettering using Illustrator's Image Trace

How to digitize your hand lettering using Illustrator's Image Trace

In this post, I'll teach you my favorite way of digitizing my doodles and lettering by using Image Trace in Illustrator. It's a great way to capture the quirkiness that comes inherently with hand lettering while still allowing it to be scaled up to any size without losing image quality, since your result is vectorized art.