HOW TO MAKE ILLUSTRATOR LINE ART – Line Art Technique In Illustrator

HOW TO MAKE ILLUSTRATOR LINE ART – Line Art Technique In Illustrator


today I show you a neat trick on how to make amazing line art in Illustrator which doesn’t require that you even draw half of the lines you’d expect and then finally how to showcase your design as a poster in photoshop what is that people hope you’re doing well today remember if you enjoyed this video hit that like button and subscribe to Satori graphics 46 graphic design uploads per week like I said in the intro you don’t need to be good at drawing you can throw half of the lines of the finished design to make this amazing line art technique in illustrator their i use the Wacom tablet for the first part you can use a mouse or laptop touchpad and you can use a brush or pencil it doesn’t matter we just want to create some lines here the key thing to remember here is the draw shapes instead of detail its effect works best with animals you can try anything you wish do not add so much detail such as eyes or fair this makes misshapes make sure that each shape is connected as one continuous line so here I have one shape for the head one shape for the wing with with some little detail and then one shape with the body and select all of the lines for one of your shapes so I’m going to choose the wing here I’ll down shape to select multiple lines then go to objects blend and then blend options make sure you specify steps and that this first option here below is used the amount of steps you’re going to have to play around with it for yourself and see what works best for your design to generate the effect we have to go back up to object blend and then make it took quite a while to get what I wanted so keep changing your settings and even go back to your line art and tweak it a bit it can be tricky as you can see I’ve made one other design here with the same method i only have tweaked the lion out slightly you can now select it oh and then change the color of the lines as well as add a gradient in the next step I’m going to show you how to add your design to a poster in photoshop here is an image of from picks up a calm but you can access in the link below for yourself or search for your mmm it is I pics of a also in the description is the link with this exact postal mock-up that i’m going to be using once you have downloaded the mock-up open these two files here profitable image behind the poster layers and we’ll click this layer here this is where our design is going to go based your image onto this layer and then adjust it to the way you want to have it in global illustrator and copy your line art with ctrl or command C and paste into Photoshop with ctrl or command V I then duplicate this layer with ctrl command J and then add an optical effect to the layer so here I up in the background some more and added some text once you finish go up to save and you should have temporary items of the default location once you see me go back to the posted document and they have it how to make amazing line art technique in illustrator the easy way if you want to show me your designs in this tutorial tell them i SAT or graphics account in Twitter I’d love to check them out comment like and subscribe if you enjoyed this video on how to make amazing line art in Illustrator and until next time design your future today yes you you

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