June 2010

Free for all: Vectors, fonts and speech bubbles.

This latest offering from CreativePro focuses on the highly technical and the highly whimsical, from free fonts for the pinnacle of scientific, medical, and technical publishing, to more than one hundred vector and PNG cartoon thought and speech bubbles, with other geeky or goofy freebies in between.

Colorful Vector Background Designs.

There are some colorful vector background graphic designs out there which are both great for design inspiration, and sweet to use on your desktop. Colorful vector backgrounds with concentric circles, rainbow colors, twinkling stars, dots, arrows and cloud-a-like shapes. Check out these vector backgrounds and vector elements at GraphicDesignJunction.

Children toys vectors.

50 Eps vectors with jpg preview – 79 Mb – Children toys vectors design from Vector-Eps. And of course, they’re free.

40 cute Vector animals.

Looking to get inspired with some cute animal creations? Look no further than AcrisDesign’s collection of 40 examples of Vector Animals. They’re cute AND they’re vectors.

Vector Security Backgrounds.

A Security Background is a graphic component to protect your documents from copying. Usually used for diplomas, certificates, letterheads, charters and so on. On default all lines 100% black.  All 36 vector examples  at Dezignus are created by lines, and appropriate for HQ professional printing. Recommended thickness 40-100 microns.

Cool Typography with the Blend Tool in Illustrator.

In this tutorial, Abduzeedo will show you how to create a text effect using the Blend Tool in Illustrator and then we will use Photoshop for some final retouches to make the effect more subtle. The technique is very simple and it won’t take more than 30 minutes to achieve the same effect. This is fun.

May 2010

40 retro and cool Pop Cultural Vector Resources.

Retro(ism) is a cool, cultured and at times humorous representation of pop culture design from the 1930s through to the 1980s. Whereas design trends come and go, retro as a style has remained and will always be “evergreen” (ironic that), and will always be popular with designers due to its distinctive and bold representation of a bygone era. Speckyboy have collected the best retro and popular cultural Vector resources for your next design project.

400+ Foliage Vectors.

You can never have enough vector resources, especially when it comes to foliage elements such as leaves, branches and floral patterns. It’s for this reason, VectorTutsPlus have rounded up a collection of almost 400 individual vector resources, including vector packs, brush packs, seamless patterns and frames. Enjoy!

Love Vector Free.

LoveVectorFree is here to solve your need for searchable and browsable icons, illustrations, etc. Everything is free so you can knock yourself out with vector goodness.

April 2010

Best of Adobe Illustrator Brushes.

Photoshop brushes get a lot of attention from designers and bloggers, but quality Illustrator brushes are a little bit harder to come by. VandelayDesign features more than 40 of the best sets of free Illustrator brushes, totaling over 1,700 brushes.