Vectips Monthly Roundup: August 2009

Vectips August Roundup

There are a number of great tutorials, freebies, and articles related to vectors coming out on the web daily. Each month, I roundup some of the best posts that I have found useful. I can’t include everything I’ve seen throughout the month, but you can follow my Twitter feed to get all the daily links. Post comments with links that I have missed so everyone can see them!

Tutorials

Create your own monster

Create your own monster

Illustrator Tutorial: How to Make an Icy Cocktail

Illustrator Tutorial: How to Make an Icy Cocktail
Note: Vectordiary.com is undergoing some maintenance right now, so you might have trouble viewing the tutorial. Hopefully it will be back soon!

Draw a Cute Purse Using Simple Shapes

Draw a Cute Purse Using Simple Shapes

How to Create a Rainy Window Vector Background

How to Create a Rainy Window Vector Background

Texturise your layered vectors

Texturise your layered vectors

Other Tutorial Links For August

How to Illustrate a Brain Icon for OSX and Vista

Create retro-look vectors

Tips and Tricks

Drawing People Part 1: Proportion

Drawing People Part 1: Proportion

Editing New Document Profiles in Adobe Illustrator CS4

Editing New Document Profiles in Adobe Illustrator CS4

Illustrator type technique using shapes

Illustrator type technique using shapes

Other Tips and Tricks Links For August

Learn to make Illustrator go FASTER

Live Color in Adobe Illustrator

Illustrator: Abstract Vector Art

Vector Freebies

Colorful Abstract

Colorful Abstract

20 Seamless Plaid Patterns for Illustrator

20 Seamless Plaid Patterns for Illustrator

Floral Elements

Floral Elements

Building Vector Pack – 15 Free Vectors

Building Vector Pack – 15 Free Vectors

Vector Inspiration and Articles

Photoshop vs. Illustrator: Part 1

Photoshop vs. Illustrator: Part 1

20+ Inspirational Vector Flickr Groups, and a Truckload of Awesome Vector Art

20+ Inspirational Vector Flickr Groups, and a Truckload of Awesome Vector Art

Vector graphics software… from 1963

Vector graphics software... from 1963

25 Amazing Inspirational Vector Illustrations

25 Amazing Inspirational Vector Illustrations

Other Vector Inspiration and Articles For August

25 High-Quality, Adobe Illustrator Tutorials for Creating Cute Characters

What’s in a file?

The Best Adobe Illustrator Text Effect Tutorials

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7 thoughts on “Vectips Monthly Roundup: August 2009

  1. wow, this is brilliant! just becoming more and more of a designer i havnt been using vector graphics to its full potential i will bookmark this page and definitely start looking more in depth! many thanks

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