First, I’d like to thank Joubert Quentin a.k.a hybrid-creation for allowing me to create this tutorial based on his image, Your Skull is Red. You can see his portofolio in DeviantArt or his personal site. Before we start, take at look at the image we are about to create below.
In this tutorial we will learn how to create selection, adjusting color, and adding depth to image.Read More
First I want to welcome you to my very first article for 1stwebdesigner. Today I’ll show you how to create a very nifty looking dynamic shadow with a few teaspoons of jQuery, a pinch of CSS and some transparent PNG’s as Base. I’ll explain every line of used code, so you can easily follow along and create your own awesome looking dynamic shadow powered by jQuery.Read More
Fireworks is the best software around for editing vector and bitmap and vector graphic. It helps you to rapidly prototype websites and application interfaces. Compared to Photoshop, there aren’t any decent online alternatives for Fireworks. There are a lot of new features in fireworks like CSS export and style effects and you should must give it a try.Read More
SexyBookmarks is a handy plugin for sharing the useful & helpful links on the famous social bookmark services just like AddThis WordPress plugin. (if you still don’t know about it or you want to learn more, please go to its homepage).
This tutorial and article will teach you how to actually use this plugin in any website, not just WordPress – implement it wherever you want it! Portfolio page? – no problem! :)
The advantages of this plug-in are:Read More
Anyone who is interested or just started designing would love to design a logo for his/her website or blog but the question is where to find and how to find them. In order to reduce their research and learning time I have compiled 30 stunning logo design tutorials, which not only will help you to design a logo but also inspire you greatly. This roundup tutorials contains some very famous websites and companies logo designs, which should be really exciting and interesting to recreate.Read More
Learning a new software application can be a difficult task, especially when there is an application that is as deep as Adobe Illustrator! Fortunately, Teresa illustrator colection veterans who are generous enough time to take the basic document, so that new users of the first activities to capture and gain knowledge of tools and basic techniques. This collection of tutorials covering various dialer tools and provides many useful tips and advice. Together, they constitute a very useful tool for all beginners who work with their heads, put up in Adobe Illustrator.Read More
In this Photoshop tutorial we’ll learn how to create a clean looking website layout, we’ll also be using 960s grid system to keep everything aligned. This is very detailed tutorial, so if you have basic knowledge about Photoshop you should be able to easily keep up and let me guide you through this layout creation process. I am explaining all small steps and every step is shown by visuals as well, good luck!!Read More