30 Cool and Useful Adobe Illustrator Tutorials

Latest free illustrator tutorials will help you to learn how to create illustration vector resources like vector logo, cartoon characters, typography poster and more useful illustration graphics. You’ll be able to use these illustration and drawing techniques for your future drawing and vector art and creating new interesting graphics and compositions!

In this post we have gathered  30 Cool and Useful Adobe Illustrator Tutorials  to learn essential techniques. Have a nice time and enjoy!

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How to Create a Portrait with One Colour in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial, I’m going to show you how to create a portrait by following a stock image, using only one colour. So the final image above may seem like click bait, and you’d be right in saying that’s more than one colour… but the portrait itself is entirely one colour.

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How to Draw Heart-Shaped Daisies in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Mesh Tool and Warp Effects in Adobe Illustrator to create a beautiful pair of heart-shaped daisies!

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How to Draw Desert Landscape Flat Design in Illustrator Tutorial

In this video illustrator tutorial you will learn how to create a desert landscape scene, similar to the style of those trendy illustrated travel posters.

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How to Create Vector Avatar Characters with Adobe Illustrator

It’s always fun making character illustrations, but even more so when that character is based on an actual person! Cartoon style avatars are commonly used for their balance between resembling the person they’re representing, whilst retaining some anonymity. In today’s tutorial we’ll use the vector tools in Adobe Illustrator to produce a simple avatar character with a line art style and flat colours. We’ll build the character in such a way that it’s somewhat modular, where multiple personas can be built from one basic foundation.

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How to Create 3D Isometric Text Illustrator Tutorial

In this video tutorial you will learn how to create a 3D Isometric Text using a very simple technique in Adobe Illustrator.

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How to Create a From Princess Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

Everybody probably knows the story about princess frog, because many countries have similar stories. How do you imagine the frog princess? I imagine her as an adorable little frog princess like the one we’ll create today. This short tutorial is very easy to follow, and great for beginners.

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How to Draw a Watermelon and a Glass of Juice in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Mesh Tool in Adobe Illustrator to create a watermelon, a watermelon slice, and a glass of juice!

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Create a Shopping Paper Bag Tutorial in Adobe Illustrator

In the following Adobe Illustrator tutorial you will learn how to create a Shopping Paper Bag. We’ll use basic tools, a bunch of gradients, Blending Modes, Clipping Mask and some basic effects.

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Create a Tasty Watermelon Slice Tutorial in Adobe Illustrator

Today you are going to learn how to create a tasty watermelon slice in Adobe Illustrator. You will learn how to create the main shapes of the watermelon slice using basic shapes. Moving on, you will learn how to add color, details using a bunch of gradients along with some basic effects. Finally, you will learn how to add subtle shadow and a simple background.

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How to Draw Salor Moon in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial you will learn how to draw Sailor Moon with her famous ponytails and cute outfit as a vector character. You will learn plenty of techniques for shading and highlights and will add plenty of details using brush profiles and effects in order to make this replica of the Sailor Moon cartoon character as lovely as possible.

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How to Create a Canyon Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial we’re going to explore the process of creating a flat illustration based on an in-the-moment composition. Using a step-by-step approach, we’re going to gradually create the entire scene using some of Illustrator’s most basic shapes and tools.

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How to Create an Irish Door Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial, we’re going to create a beautiful Irish door like those found in Dublin. We’ll be using basic shapes and creating a brick wall with patterns in Adobe Illustrator.

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How to Create a Candy Monster Character in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial, you will learn how to draw a candy monster cartoon character in Adobe Illustrator.

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Create a Watercolor Florals Valentine’s Day Card in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial, we create a quick and simple vector heart, then surround it with watercolor florals and a radial gradient background. It’s a print ready file, so you’ll be good to go for printing at home from start to finish. If you’re new to working with digital watercolor florals.

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How to Create a Textured City Snapshot Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial, we’re going to explore the process of creating an instant snapshot of a busy city, using nothing more than the basic shapes and tools that we work with on a daily basis.

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How to Design Firefox Logo from a Sketch in Adobe Illustrator

In this video Adobe illustrator tutorial you will create amazing and professionally design Firefox logo from sketch. Use lots of paths, blend modes, and gradients to create a very realistic Firefox logo in Adobe Illustrator.

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How to Draw an Ultra Violet Collection of Presents in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Mesh Tool in Adobe Illustrator to create a vector collection of gifts using the Pantone Color of the Year 2018: Ultra Violet!

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How to Create Flat Bride & Groom Characters in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial we’ll be designing stylized flat characters, depicting a happy couple getting married. We’ll be modifying a lot of basic geometric shapes, applying various warp effects and using handy tools and functions of Adobe Illustrator to make the characters look fancy and lively.

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Create Flat Style Cocktail Glasses in Adobe Illustrator

This tutorial is very doable if you’re a beginner, but the pace is a little quick, so just a head’s up. We’ll be in Illustrator CC for this one since we’re using the live corners option for smooth contours on our glasses.

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Create Back to the Future Illustration Tutorial

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How to Draw a Celebrating Sporty Character in Adobe Illustrator

There are so many things that people celebrate when feeling happy about their achievements. In this tutorial we’ll be drawing a cheerful character celebrating a victory in a sports event. We’ll be using various functions of Adobe Illustrator and modifying geometric shapes in order to make the process easy and fun. Join the marathon, and let’s run through this tutorial together!

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How to Create a Champagne Celebration Illustration in Adobe Illustrator

What do you think of when you hear the word “celebrating”? I think of festive things such as parties, birthdays, celebrating people, and so on. So today we are going to create an image of a celebrating man in Adobe Illustrator. We will be using basic shapes, effects, and tools.

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How to Create a UFO Icon – Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

In today’s tutorial, we’re going to put our tin foil hats on, and examine the process of creating a UFO Icon, using some of Adobe Illustrator ’s basic geometric shapes and tools.

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How to Draw a Trick or Treat Pumpkin in Adobe Illustrator

Learn how to draw a realistic trick or treat pumpkin in Adobe Illustrator. It will include an easy to create pumpkin, candy and a simple background. This tutorial will focus on the Pen tool, Pathfinder, a bunch of gradients and some basic effects.

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How to Create a Promotion Vector Badge in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial you will learn how to set up a simple grid. Next, using basic tools and some aligning techniques, you will learn how to create a set of concentric circles. Moving on, you will learn how to create a stylized ribbon and how to easily bend it using some Warp effects. Finally, you will learn how to add some text on a path and a subtle texture for the entire design.

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Create Custom Geometric Wordmark in Adobe Illustrator

In this illustrator tutorial we are going to create simple geometric letters from the basic shapes in Adobe Illustrator and combine them into the beautiful wordmark.

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How to Create a Fceted Gemstone Logo Graphic in Adobe Illustrator

In Illustrator tutorial to create a stylised gemstone logo graphic in Adobe Illustrator. We’ll use a range of tools to produce the design in vector format, resulting in a crisp design that could form the basis of a modern brand identity.

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How to Create an Editable Bar Chart in Adobe Illustrator

In the following steps, you will learn how to create a fully editable chart in Adobe Illustrator and how to adjust its style.

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How to Create Realistic an Umbrella in Adobe Illustrator

In this short tutorial I’ll be showing you how I created an umbrella in Adobe Illustrator with just basic simple tools. Some of the skills you will learn will include creating basic 2D shapes, manipulating anchor points, and using the Pathfinder panel. I hope you enjoy the process and learn something new along the way.

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How to Create a Rainbow Umbrella Among Grey Ones in Adobe Illustrator

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the Mesh Tool in Adobe Illustrator to create a vector concept background!

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