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. This month’s roundup is late because of my vacation. Still, I figured better late then never! For more links, follow my Twitter feed and if I missed anything, post a comment with any other interesting links.
Adobe has announced Creative Suite CS4. Check put the Adobe page devoted to Illustrator CS4 where you can learn about the new features, get tips, reasons to upgrade, and purchase options.
Other Adobe Illustrator CS4 Links
A nice tutorial with a number of great techniques for creating an iPhone like battery icon.
This tutorial really pushes some of Illustrator features.
A fun tutorial with techniques that can be easily applied to other illustrations.
A simple tutorial with great results.
Great techniques for creating overlapping objects.
Other Tutorial Links For September
Vectips Tutorials on Vectortuts For August
Another amazing set of brushes from ColorBurned.
A simple but effective set of sketchy icons.
Nice little program for free!
A great free font.
Nice set of illustrations.
Other Freebie Links For September
Tips & Tricks
Interesting technique for duplicating a gradient.
A really nice technique for creating scaling text boxes.
A nice breakdown of the Glyph Palette.
Overview of multiple strokes and fills.
A quick brush up on the Paragraph Palette.
Other Tips & Tricks Links For September
Amazing vector artist.
A fun series on Flickr.
Some inspirational vector landscapes.
Inspirational vector t-shirt designs.