Create a Cute Spring Chick in Illustrator

Create a Cute Spring Chick in IllustratorSpring is on its way here in the UK, snowdrops have started to appear and the days are starting to get a little brighter. It won’t be long before the countryside is full of frolicking lambs and newborn foals, so I thought I’d celebrate the coming of the season by sharing a tutorial on how to create a cute spring chick in Illustrator.

21 Examples of Inspirational Disney Art

21 examples of inspirational disney artSince 1938 Disney films have captivated the hearts of children and adults alike. Everyone has their own Disney favourite, and while some may prefer the classically animated films such as Snow White, others will lean more towards the modern 3D computer animated versions like Frozen. It comes as no surprise that Disney films inspire creativity, with fans reproducing much-loved characters and scenes in their own unique styles. I have collated a round-up of 21 examples of inspirational Disney art for you all to enjoy, including some very cool reimaginings.

Create a Japanese Doll in Illustrator

Create a Japanese Doll in IllustratorIn today’s tutorial I’m going to show you how to make a Kokeshi-style Japanese doll in Illustrator. Traditionally, Kokeshi were handmade from wood and were characterised by enlarged heads, simple facial features and a lack of arms and legs. The body of the doll usually incorporated a floral design. The minimalist nature of the Kokeshi lends itself perfectly to Illustrator’s basic shapes, making it perfect for beginners and experts alike.