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How to create Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator?


Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial we will create Digital Line Art Effect .You must have seen many tutorials of line art in which Transform Tool or Brush Tool would be used but we will create our Digital Line Art with the help of Blend Tool and Shape Builder Tool.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Launch Adobe Illustrator and create a new document. Now follow the below steps-

Step 1

Firstly, place an image on the artboard of which you want to create Digital Line Art Effect and expand it. I have selected silhouette of wolf.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Now select the Pen Tool and draw a Stroke Line.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

The Stroke Size is 4pt.

Step 2

Now with the help of Alt key make a duplicate copy of the stroke line.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Now place both the stroke lines close to the silhouette; i.e.; one stroke close to the foot of the wolf and the other stroke close to the tail of the wolf.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Select both the stroke lines and click on Object in the Menu Bar. Now place the cursor on Blend and select Make.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

As I want to reduce the blend steps so I will double click on the Blend Tool and will reduce the Specified Steps.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Step 4

Now select the blend result and click on Object in the Menu Bar and select Expand.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

When you will click on Expand, dialogue box will appear on the artboard.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Click OK.

Step 5

Press Ctrl + A to select the line strokes and the silhouette.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Now select the Shape Builder Tool. Press and hold Alt key to delete the stroke lines which are not covering the silhouette.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Now delete the silhouette.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Your Digital Line Art Effect is ready.

If you want you can change the stroke size and type.

Digital Line Art Effect in Adobe Illustrator

Practice this Digital Line Art Effect and write your views in the comment section. Also share this tutorial with others.
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