Create a pouring wat...

By Vikrant J Dalal This tutorial show you how to simulate a liquid pouring effect. There are various software and plugins you can use to create liquid effects, but I’ve chosen to use RealFlow as it’s accessible and delivers consistent results. Before you start, you’ll need...

50 brilliant design ...

By Creative Bloq Staff The internet is full of thousands and thousands of awe-inspiring creative resumes and design portfolios. To stand out in this tough market, it’s important to make your online portfolio as impressive as you can. It’s not just the examples of work that need to...

Apple patent transfo...

By Dom Carter Is a new breed of Apple device just around the corner? If the recently published new Apple patent is to be believed, it certainly looks like it. Filed in September 2016 and released 23 March 2017, the ‘Electronic Accessory Device’ looks set to turn iPhones into...

10 of the best new g...

By Julia Sagar If logo design gets you going, we’ve got a number of top resources for you this month. Pentagram partner Michael Beirut discusses the “hyperbolic vitriol” increasingly surrounding logo redesigns – and how to deal with it as a designer – in an insightful podcast episode....

Turn your 2D designs...

By Lance Evans The recent pre-release of Adobe’s new Open Felix and choose the New Document option. We will using one of Felix’s pre-installed models. Click on the ‘Bottle Square’ in the lower right corner of the screen, under ‘Assets > Models’ or ‘Assets >...

Master Microsoft Off...

By Dom Carter Whether you’re a college student or working in an office, you’re going to come in contact with Microsoft Office. Learn how to get everything out of these apps for productivity and make the most of your work with the Microsoft Office Mastery Bundle, on sale for 97%...

6 embarrassing examp...

By Kerrie Hughes Forget how to draw or how to start a blog, in this post we’re concentrating on how to kern type. Or not. Every now and again, we come across signs, logos, posters, etc, displaying questionable kerning. Some are frustrating, some are cringeworthy and some are just...

How to break into ch...

By Julia Sagar Magical lands, swashbuckling adventures, tall tales conjured with wonderful breaches of logic… the lure of children’s book illustration is clear. Who wouldn’t want to spend their days crafting stories of courage, loyalty and bravery? Children’s book publishing...

The inspiration for ...

By Creative Bloq Staff Gibbons’ lettering on Watchmen (above) was honed over many years Dave Gibbons is responsible for some of the best examples of comic art ever produced out of the UK, and his work on the Watchmen series – created by Alan Moore – has secured his place amongst the...

The 20 best wirefram...

By Nathan Foster Wireframe tools make the process of knowing Photoshop doesn’t offer libraries of interface elements, but for straightforward, fast wireframing, it is a very easy choice for designers. If you’re familiar with Adobe products, it’s simple to sketch out quick...