This is our annual tradition over on Creative Nerds as the year draws to an end, we like look back upon the past year of some of best illustrator tutorials from the past year. I’ve personally looked through hundreds of tutorials which where created in 2011 and hand picked my 70 of the best tutorials all in one post. I would love to hear which is your favorate tutorial featured within the post.
Follow this step by step Adobe Illustrator tutorial to create a simple vector penguin character. We’ll be using many of Illustrator’s basic shapes to create the structure of the character, which makes this tutorial great for beginners. We’ll then make use of various gradients to really bring the character to life with depth and dimension.