vividesigning.com is an E-learning website. We are making things easier for you to understand and learn in a fast and effective way.

How to make 3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator?


3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial you will learn to create 3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator. We will make this coffee cup with the help of 3D Revolve Effect.

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

Step 1

Launch Adobe Illustrator and create a new document. Select the Pen Tool and draw the stroke lines as shown in the below image.

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

Step 2

Now select the stroke line drawn and click on Effect in the Menu Bar. Place the cursor on 3D and select Revolve.

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

3D Revolve Options dialogue box will appear on the artboard. In that dialogue box, put checkmark on Preview and set the Shading Color to None.

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

If you want you can also increase the Blend Steps and set the Light. You can also manually set the position of your 3D Coffee Cup. After making required changes, click OK.

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

Now select the Direct Selection Tool and round some anchor points of the 3D Coffee Cup.

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

This is how you can make 3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator.

Now you can Expand the Appearance, Ungroup the paths and fill color in your 3D Coffee Cup.

3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator

Now practice this tutorial and make your own 3D Coffee Cup in Adobe Illustrator.

Share this tutorial with others and also share your views in the comment section.

Share:

How to create Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator?


Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

There is in-built Spiral Tool in Adobe Illustrator, with the help of which we can draw a spiral, but the width between the lines of the spiral is not constant. So you will learn to create Linear Spiral in this tutorial in which the width will be constant.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

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

Step 1

Select the Polar Grid Tool from the Tool Panel. You will find Polar Grid Tool under Line Segment Tool.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

After selecting the Polar Grid Tool, click on the artboard. Polar Grid Tool Options dialogue box will appear on the artboard.

In that dialogue box, enter the number of Concentric Dividers as 25 and Radial Dividers 0.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

Click OK.

Step 2

Select Direct Selection Tool from the Tool Panel and then select the upper half of the Polar Grid.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

Now press Ctrl + X to cut the selection and then press Shift + Ctrl + V to paste the deleted selection at place.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Now drag the selected area slightly towards right as shown in the below image.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

Now with the help of Direct Selection Tool, select alternative lines starting from the center. After selecting the lines, delete them and you will get the shape of Linear Spiral.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

With the help of Selection Tool select all the lines of the Spiral and press Ctrl + J to join the anchor points.

This is how you can create Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator. You can also change the color of your Linear Spiral.

Linear Spiral in Adobe Illustrator

Practice this tutorial and share your views in the comment section. Also share this tutorial with others.
Share:

How to create Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator?


Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

In previous tutorial you had learn to create Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator and in today’s tutorial you will learn to create Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

Tool which will be used in this tutorial are Polygon Tool, Rectangle Tool, Transform Tool and Type Tool.

Open Adobe Illustrator and create a document with RGB color mode. Now follow the below steps-
Step 1

Select the Rectangle Tool and create background filled with black color. Now select the Polygon Tool and draw a hexagon. Disable the Fill and the stroke color is white.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

Step 2

Now select the shape drawn and click on Object in the Menu Bar. Place the cursor on Transform and select Rotate.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

Rotate dialogue box will appear on the artboard. In that dialogue box, set the angle to 5oand then click Copy.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Now press Ctrl + D to create more copies. Press Ctrl + D till you get the desired shape.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

Group all the hexagons and create three more copies and place them in descending order.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

Color Time

Now select all the rings created and double click on the Gradient Tool in the Tool Panel. Fill the stroke with the Gradient and your Logo with Geometric Shape is ready.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

With the help of Type Tool you can type your text.

Logo with Geometric Shape in Adobe Illustrator

Practice this tutorial and share your views in the comment section. Also share this tutorial with others.
Share:

How to create Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator?


Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial you will learn to create Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator. The name of the art itself reveals that the art will be created with the help of a geometric shape.

We will use the Star Tool and Transform Tool to create this artwork.

Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

Follow the below steps to create Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator.

Step 1

Launch Adobe Illustrator and create a new document. Now select the Rectangle Tool and create a background of black color. Then select the Star Tool and draw a star of size 515 pt X 490 pt.

Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

I have filled the stroke with a gradient but if you wish you can fill it with single color.

Step 2

Now select the star and click on Object in the Menu Bar. Place the cursor on Transform and select Rotate.

Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

A dialogue box will appear on the artboard. In that dialogue box, set the Angle to 5­­­­o. Click Copy.

Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

Press Ctrl + D, to repeat the rotation, till you get the desired result.

Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Again with the help of Star Tool, draw a small star and place it at the edges of the art created in above step.

Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

Now with the help of Transform Tool, rotate the small star at 5o Angle.

Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator

This is how you can create Geometric Art in Adobe Illustrator.

Practice this tutorial and share your views in the comment section. Also share this tutorial with others.

Share:

How to create Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator?


Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial, you will learn to create Dice in Adobe Illustrator. We will use Rectangle Tool, Ellipse Tool and 3D Extrude & Bevel in this tutorial.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Let’s begin with the tutorial by launching Adobe Illustrator and creating new document.
Now follow the below steps:

Step 1

Select the Rectangle Tool from the Tool Panel and draw a square of size 200 pt X 200 pt.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Again draw a square of size 190 pt X 190 pt and make 2 duplicate copies of it with the help of Alt key.

Now change the fill color of these three squares as these are the three sides of the Vector Dice.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Step 2

Select the Ellipse Tool and draw circles filled with white color. We will place these circles on the blues squares to create the three sides of the Vector Dice.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Select each blue square individually and with the help of Direct Selection Tool convert the pointed corners into round corners.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Now save the three sides of the Vector Dice as symbols in Symbols Panel. Select each blue square and drag it into the Symbols Panel, Symbol Options box will appear, name the symbol and click OK.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Step 4

Now select the square which we have drawn in the beginning; i.e.; size 200 pt X 200 pt square. Click on Effect in the Menu Bar and place the cursor on 3D. Under 3D, select Extrude and Bevel.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

3D Extrude & Bevel Options box will appear on the artboard. Put checkmark on Preview and increase the Extrude Depth to 200 pt. You can also manually rotate the cube.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Step 5

Now click on Map Art in the 3D Extrude & Bevel Options box. A new dialogue box will appear on the artboard. In that dialogue box, we will place the symbols saved on the three side of the cube.
Select the Surface and then select the Symbol.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Click OK.

Step 6

Select the Vector Dice and click on Object in the Menu Bar and then select Expand Appearance.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

After expanding the appearance, ungroup all the layers. Now fill the inner surface of the Vector Dice with the Gradient. The color in the Gradient Slider will be different shades of blue.

Select the three black colored sides and make them a compound shape by clicking on Unite in the Pathfinder Panel. Then with the help of Direct Selection Tool change the corners into rounded corners.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

This is how you can create Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator.

Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator

Practice this tutorial and I hope you will enjoy creating your own Vector Dice in Adobe Illustrator. Share your views in the comment section and also share his tutorial with others.

Share:

Search This Blog