Brainbuffet.com Tutorials Page

 

Well, since so many people were coming just for the Tutorials, and to make them easier to find and to review, I decided to put this page up... I know it's ugly right now, I'll fix that later!

Topics for tutorials:

 

Elements and Principles of Art and Design

Coming soon!

 

Illustrator CS4 Tutorials:

The Basics!

Entering Text | Point text and Area Text | Basic Font Settings | Leading | Kerning and Tracking | Extra Character Settings | Paragraph Settings | Warp Tools | Modify Warp | Outlines | Direct Selecting Tips | Tweaking Paths | Line Segments and Stroke | Arcs | Swirls | Grids | Fill and Stroke | Rectangle | Round rectangles and Circles | Ninja shapes | Arranging Objects | The Power of Pathfinders | Tweaking Tools | Eye Guy Example | Cheesy Cartoon Guy Example

 

Illustrator 2- Robotguy

Roughen | Expand strokes | Line ideas | Transform trick | Warps | More line tricks | Tweaking objects | Pathfinder & liquify | Basic color | Hilight | Shadow | Transparent hilights | Grid tool | Wrap-up scene

 

Illustrator 3- Trendy Design

3d and kuler | Black glow | Blends | color tips | Advanced 3D | Make Symbol | Cool Brush Lines | Custom Brushes | Pattern Brush | Gradient background | New shapes

 

Illustrator 4- Spooky Scene

Skull | Pathfinder for custom shapes | Tweaking wings | Creepy clouds | More clouds | Gradient Mesh | Symbol Sprayer | Smoke

 

Illustrator 5- Intro to the Pen Tool

COMING SOON

 

Illustrator 6- Vector Self Portrait

00-intro | 01-create-and-setup | 02-tracehead | 03-neck_and_layers | 04-ears | 05-shadow_trick 06a-mouth | 07a-teeth | 07b-layertips | 08-eyes | 09-eyelashes | 09b-girlashes | 10-nose | 11-shorthair | 12-medium_hair_with_strands | 13-newhairtrick | 14-eyebrows | 15-shirtwrinkles | 16-faceshadowsandwrapup |

 

 

Dreamweaver CS4 Tutorials

Dreamweaver1- Basic Portfolio Site

Create Your First Page | Define your site | Format with Headings | page properties |maintain consistancy | finish pages | creating links | format links | css intro | external css

 

Dreamweaver 2- Adding Images

fireworks intro | fill options | stroke options | exporting graphics | save original | place images in page | save all