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Merge layers with Affinity Designer
Why Merging Layers In Affinity Designer Is So Complicated
Why Merging Layers In Affinity Designer Is So Complicated 800 470 Logos By Nick

In this tutorial I’ll be addressing a rather confusing and frustrating aspect of working with Affinity Designer —…

Create and save swatches in Illustrator
Create and Save Swatches In Illustrator For Use Any Time
Create and Save Swatches In Illustrator For Use Any Time 800 470 Logos By Nick

If you have a series of colors — or swatches — that you regularly work with, then it…

Repeat a shape along a path with Illustrator
Repeat A Shape Along A Path with Illustrator Using Pattern Brushes
Repeat A Shape Along A Path with Illustrator Using Pattern Brushes 800 470 Logos By Nick

One of Adobe Illustrator’s many useful features includes having the ability to create pattern brushes. Pattern brushes allow…

Opacity mask with Inkscape
Create An Opacity Mask with Inkscape | Partial Transparency for Groups
Create An Opacity Mask with Inkscape | Partial Transparency for Groups 800 470 Logos By Nick

If you’re familiar with how gradients work in Inkscape then you probably already know that they can be…

Vector image tracing with Affinity Designer
Vector Image Tracing with Affinity Designer | 3 Solutions
Vector Image Tracing with Affinity Designer | 3 Solutions 800 470 Logos By Nick

Having the ability to trace vector copies of your images is a standard feature of any vectors graphics…

Create faux 3D text with Illustrator
Create Faux 3D Text With Illustrator | Beginner Tutorial
Create Faux 3D Text With Illustrator | Beginner Tutorial 800 470 Logos By Nick

If you’ve been using Illustrator for any period of time then it’s probably no secret by now that…

Add fonts to Affinity Designer
Add Fonts To Affinity Designer – Windows, Mac and iPad
Add Fonts To Affinity Designer – Windows, Mac and iPad 800 470 Logos By Nick

If you really want to harness the power of Affinity Designer’s features and maximize your creativity, then you’re…

Change the artboard color in Illustrator
Change The Artboard Color In Illustrator | 2-Step Shortcut
Change The Artboard Color In Illustrator | 2-Step Shortcut 800 470 Logos By Nick

By default, Adobe Illustrator opens with a white artboard. Technically the artboard is transparent, but white is what’s…

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