This tutorial walks you through a step by step process for creating an alternative kind of shading in Illustrator CC 2018!
We have seen this kind of grainy shading effect trending amongst a lot of recent illustrative work and think it’s an interesting way to add depth, detail and texture to vector drawings!
Adding texture to illustrations can help establish a style and tone of voice, check out day 239 for another useful method:
Adding Texture | Illustrator Tutorial CC #239/365
Another great way to add personality, detail and tone of voice is by using Gradients, find out why they are so great and how to use them:
Landscape Gradients | Illustrator CC Tutorial #137/365
Cast Shadow | Illustrator CC Tutorial #122/365
Or if you fancy learning more about creating the actual illustration try these days out:
Symmetry with Transform Effect | Illustrator CC Tutorial #98/365
This technique is a real time saver!
Geometric landscape | Illustrator CC Tutorial #158/365
You would be surprised what you can achieve with simple geometric shapes!
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