best0tuts-2011

The month of March marks the return of our monthly wrap up on Design Chair.The monthly wrap is tutorials which have been added to the Site through out March, this month wrap is a great way to kick start our monthly tradition with some truly amazing Photoshop and Illustrator tutorials.

Making a Fantastic Superhero Movie Teaser Poster

In this tutorial It will give you an example of how to create a movie teaser poster. It will show you how to draw a mask for your character using the pen tool , blend modes and textures.

Create an Ice Cream Type Treatment in Photoshop

In this tutorial It will give you an example of how to create a movie teaser poster. It will show you how to draw a mask for your character using the pen tool , blend modes and textures.

Meteorite Impact Photoshop Photo Manipulation tutorial

Welcome to another Photoshop tutorial. In this tutorial It will show you how to create a building hit by a meteorite. I tried to simplify it so that less advanced users can follow it. It will show you how to create a realistic smoke trail and a meteorite using only Photoshop filters and custom brushes.

Create a Lost Fantasy World with Powerful Photo Manipulation Techniques

Today you will take a break from the ordinary stuff and go into a fantasy world. Learn how to build up your own micro society using many different pictures and some cool photo manipulation techniques.

Create an Abstract Starfield Photoshop Background

In this ‘Quick Tip’ tutorial the author uses Photoshop CS5. Here you will learn how to utilize different shapes, brushes and blending modes to create an awesome space scene.

How to Create Fireworks Using Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial you will learn how to create vector fireworks using the Pixelate Effect and complex Art Brushes. Now we can decorate a night landscape or a greeting card with bright fireworks.

Illustrator Tutorial: Create an Abstract Vector Lava

Learn how to create this super cool abstract lava illustration in Adobe Illustrator. You will learn how to use transparency options to create the overlap color effect. A simple tutorial to achieve trendy lava splashes in Illustrator.

Quick Tip: Create a Shiny Shield with Illustrator

In this Quick Tip, you’ll learn how to harness the Appearance panel to make the basic structure of a shiny, beveled shield. Once the structure is in place, a few well-placed gradients are all it takes to achieve a sharp, polished look.

How To Create A Beautiful Windmill Illustration Using Illustrator

Windmills have been around for centuries and although their construction evolved through time the idea remains the same. Let this tutorial be a tribute to those old fashioned windmills that are hardly met these days.

How to Create Typography Poster Enigma Using Photoshop

Windmills have been around for centuries and although their construction evolved through time the idea remains the same. Let this tutorial be a tribute to those old fashioned windmills that are hardly met these days.

Create a Painterly Landscape with the Blob Brush Tool

Illustrator’s Blob Brush is an intuitive and versatile tool. When used with a graphics tablet, you can create loose, painterly images that venture far from the sharp, clean lines usually associated with vector graphics.