Beginner Tutorials

Overlapping Text Effect in Illustrator

May 25, 2017

In this Illustrator Tutorial I will show you how to create an overlapping text effect. This is a great technique that can be applied to logos, title treatments, and more. I will show you how to use the Knife Tool along with Pathfinder and other helpful tips along the way.

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Adobe Illustrator Basics Video Series
How to Create Custom Type in Illustrator
Brand Identity Design

Learn how to use Clipping Masks and change the way you design with Photoshop.
Advanced Tutorials

Top 5 Tips for Using Clipping Masks

In this video tutorial I will be giving you my Top 5 Tips for Using Clipping Masks in Adobe Photoshop. If you’ve never used Clipping Masks before don’t worry because I am going to walk you through and explain what they are and how…

May 11, 2017
Brand U FAQ
Design Talks

Brand U: Frequently Asked Questions

What’s in it for U? Today I will be answering some of the questions that have been coming up about our new design course. Now that the course has officially launched I will be talking about some of the features and benefits of the…

April 6, 2017
Learn how to create custom type in Illustrator!
Advanced Tutorials

How to Create Custom Type in Adobe Illustrator

In this video I will be showing you how to create cool custom typography in Adobe Illustrator that is fully editable. Many times designers will outline text, especially when creating things like logos, and while that is perfectly fine, it prevents you from being…

March 30, 2017
Learn some of the differences between a logo and a brand identity
Advanced Tutorials

Brand Identity Design

In this video I will be talking about some of the differences between a logo and a brand identity using some of my own work to illustrate the points. It is crucial for any designer to remember that a logo by itself, or even…

March 21, 2017
TMTD Logo Creation Kit
Beginner Tutorials

TMTD Logo Creation Kit

In this Illustrator Tutorial I will be talking to you guys about our brand new TMTD Logo Creation Kit. This is a new resource that is completely free and contains over 40 vector elements for you to build your own logo designs so that…

March 9, 2017
Some of my best tips for how to improve your logo designs.
Design Lessons

Tips for Improving Your Logos

Over the past year I’ve gotten a lot of questions about logo design. I’ve approached this topic by showing you how to create a few different types of logos in Illustrator. I also want to emphasize that just knowing how to make a logo…

March 1, 2017
How to Get Your First Design Job
Design Talks

How to Get Your First Design Job

In this video I will be talking about some of the different ways that you can go about finding your first design job. I will be giving you some insight as to my own approach and how I did it when I was first…

February 23, 2017