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Vectips - Image

Vectips is a site dedicated to Adobe Illustrator® tips, tricks, and tutorials. Whether you are a seasoned Illustrator user or just starting out, Vectips can help. Vectips is designed and maintained by, Rype (Ryan Putnam). Along with Vectips, Rype runs Rype Arts and is an exclusive vector art contributor to iStockphoto. Rype prides himself on [...]


Colorburned - Image

Website: Colorburned is a design blog featuring some of the best design news, resources, and tutorials from around the web. On their website you will find free vectors, textures, patterns, Illustrator and Photoshop brushes as well as tutorials and interviews with some of the biggest players in the design industry. Their focus is to [...]

Illustrator Tips

Illustrator Tips - Image Adobe Illustrator Instruction, Information & Inspiration. offers a varity of tutorials and articles for people that have an interest in vectors.

Illustration Class

Illustration Class - Image is brought to you by designer/teacher Von Glitschka. He provides some of the best illustration and Adobe illustrator tutorials. Von teaches digital illustration at a local college–by popular demand, he’s created, a resource site for students and professional alike. Von is married to Rebecca, and they have two creative daughters, Savannah and Alyssa, [...]

N.Design Studio

N.Design Studio - Image

N.Design Studio is the design blog and portfolio of Nick La, Toronto based illustrator and web designer. N.Design Studio offers some nice Illustrator tutorials as well as vectors and icons.

DryIcons Project

DryIcons Project - Image

The DryIcons Project : Fantastic Resource for FREE vector and raster icons Rabotilnica (Workshop) doo, is a small creative studio working in the creative design and web development industry. This is an independent company founded and run by 4 good friends. The team is comprised of two programmers and two designers, all engaging, skilled, committed [...]


Minervity - Image

Website: Richard Darell, provides tutorials and design resources everything from photoshop to web development.


DaPino - Image

Vector designer Pien DaPino offers up some high quality free vectors on her website Please be sure to consider donating to her.

Vector Tuts Plus

Vector Tuts Plus - Image

Vectortuts+ is a blog of tutorials, articles, freebies and more on all things vector! They publish tutorials on techniques and effects to make awesome vector graphics in programs like Adobe Illustrator and Inkscape.

AI Vault

AI Vault - Image

Professional quality illustrator tutorials and vectors. Very good design resource even if you aren’t comfortable with Adobe Illustrator.


BittBox - Image

Jay Hilgert presents BittBox, an extraordinary design blog that covers just about everything you could need. I particulary love the hi-def brushes and tutorials that will help you perform better and give you better knowledge of your design tools. BittBox offers lots of freebies and goodies.