July 2017: Recolor Artwork Tip

It's hot here in the ATL! That's why I'm so glad I went on vacation with my Dad to Buffalo, NY, where my family is from, and where the weather was thankfully much cooler. We really … [Read more...]

March 2017: Welcome & Text Tips

This is our first newsletter of the year, so I want to welcome all the new subscribers who have come aboard in the last two months. We're glad to have you here! Laura's news: … [Read more...]

Editable Shadow Text in Illustrator

In this tutorial, we're going to create a shadow for text by making a duplicate fill in the Appearance Panel, and use a Transform Effect to Move the shadow text's … [Read more...]

December 2016: holiday greetings!

The newsletter has been silent for a few months, but I'm still here and illustratoring.com is chugging along and looking forward to 2017! I hope you all are well and enjoying the … [Read more...]

September 2016: changes ahead

Happy September! I hope everyone is doing well. This is that time of year when things are moving full speed ahead. I'll keep this edition of the newsletter short and sweet - so I … [Read more...]

June 2016: Illustrator Eraser Tool and Smooth Tool

Watch the video above for a six minute, thorough overview of the Eraser Tool in Adobe Illustrator. This is an excerpt from Laura's Ink & Paint class on illustratoring. To … [Read more...]