Photoshop Tutorials

lamboghini-external-hdd-design

Hi! In this tutorial you will learn how to create an external Asus Lamborghini Hdd icon using some easy techniques, hope you`ll like it!   Step1: Create a new document Begin by creating a New Document 500 px x 300 px. Step2: Hard Disk shape Use Pen Tool (P) to create the Hard disk shape(…)

Short-Run Booklet Design Pt. 2

Today we will be working on an inside page to our Short Print Booklet. If you haven’t had a chance to check out Part I be sure to do that now as you will need the basics of that to bring over to this design. We started Part I designing a simplistic and modern design(…)

Design a Sleek and Detailed B&W WordPress Theme

Hello there everybody and welcome to another design tutorial here on HV-Designs! Today you will be learning how to create a clean black and white-themed WordPress layout using some awesome Photoshop effects and tricks. You will end up with elegant design depends only on Black and White colors as main ones, and with a feeling(…)

Short-Run Booklet Design Pt. 1

Today we are working on creating a short run booklet. When talking about graphic design you can use a booklet to showcase some of your favorite pieces of work, along with a description of them. When talking about clients and what a booklet can do for them the sky is the limit. So, let’s get(…)

No Effects Poster Pt. 2 – The Burger

Today we will be working with the most basic tools in Photoshop and creating a very simple illustration, to practice using only the most basic effects. We have now made it over to part two of our tutorial, designing our awesome burger. If you are ready to start design, let’s get started. Alright, start out(…)

Dark and Impressive Coming Soon Page Design

Hello HV-Designs friends! Today I’ll be showing you how to create a cool darken coming soon page design. As you will see in the final result show, the design depends on “Black” color as primary one and use nice colored Adobe products icons as pendulous, secondary background (you may use this layout for designing site(…)

Design Your Complete Clean, Elegant and Colorful Portfolio Pt. 1

Hello all friends, another day and another tutorial here on HV-Designs! Today you will be learning how to create your personal elegant portfolio depending on only Photoshop amazing tricks and techniques. I’m proud to share this very detailed, step by step tutorial which will be divided into two parts with you exclusively on HV-Designs! This(…)

No Effects Poster Pt. 1 – The Beer

Today we will be working with the most basic tools in Photoshop and creating a very simple illustration, to practice using only the most basic effects. There will be three phases to this tutorial in order to get our final product. Today we will start out by designing a simple glass illustration, using only shapes(…)

Simple App Log In Screen

Today we will be designing a simple log in screen for an iPhone/Android App. Apps are the newest rage and as a designer chances are you will be asked to design some kind of screen for an app or at least to change up the design for an app, so we decided that we will(…)

Coming Soon Page :: Photoshop CS4

Today I will be showing you how to create a simple coming soon page in Photoshop. We will be using Adobe Photoshop CS4 and will be using the very basic tools of Photoshop to create this tutorial. First we start off with a new document. This document needs to be 1280 x 768 and filled(…)

Create a Nature Scene

Today I will be walking you through the process of creating a simple nature scene in Adobe Photoshop. I will be using CS5 to do this tutorial, but it will work in any variation of Photoshop without too much changing. As always this is what you will be creating: Getting Started Start out by creating(…)

Create a Despicable Me Style Minion

Today’s tutorial is brought to you by the motion picture (fancy name for movie) Desipicable Me.  This tutorial was inspired by my 6 month old son who can, believe it or not, sit through the entire movie at least twice a day without any form of unhappy faces or noises. He laughs at the movie(…)

Milk UI Kit Freebie

Hey guys, I know its been awhile since we have released a new tutorial. That is partly my fault as I have been super busy lately but I did get an awesome freebie to release for your guys today. Thanks to our friend Dominic Wood we have this amazing Milk UI Kit for you to(…)

HV-Tumblr Theme Pt. II – Free PSD

Today I am proud to bring you guys Pt. II of the HV-Tumblr Theme Series. This episode in the series is the PSD file for our last tutorial, but it also includes the layout for “Single Post Page” and the Modal Window for the images on single post page. If you are going to continue(…)

Tumblr Theme Design Series Pt. I

I know you guys have waited forever for this tutorial but it’s finally here. In today’s tutorial I will walk you through the first step of creating a Tumblr Theme, designing up the bad boy. Because I want you guys to grasp all the aspects of creating a Tumblr theme from scratch our theme will(…)

Create an Emblem Style Logo in Photoshop

Round emblem styled logo’s seem to be cropping up all over the place at the moment, blogs, magazines, design communities such as Forrst, just to name a few. The reason why? Stating the obvious you might say but they look feakin’ sweet! So, I thought to myself, why not create my own little emblem logo(…)

Freebie: Light Login Form

Today we have the pleasure of presenting our readers a freebie from the very talented Hillary Hopper, exclusive to HV-Designs. This log in form is a fully layered PSD with easily customizable options. Today’s freebie is free to use under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License. So, what are you waiting for download the(…)

Create a Nintendo DS in Photoshop — Open Version

Today we are going to be using basic layer styling and some basic tools in Photoshop to create the open version of our Nintendo DS. In this tutorial you will learn to create the open view of a DS from scratch, using nothing but basic tools and filters. Now, let’s get started. As always this(…)

Design a Patterned Business Card in Photoshop

With our last two giveaways being about business cards I figured it was time to give you guys a tutorial for designing a business card. Today we are proud to bring you an awesome business card design tutorial that, when you are finished, will be 100% print ready. The techniques and styles displayed in this(…)

Create a Nintendo DS in Photoshop

Today we are going to be using basic layer styling and some basic tools in Photoshop to create a gorgeous Nintendo DS Pt. 1. In this tutorial you will learn to create the top view of a DS from scratch, using nothing but basic tools and filters. Be sure to follow this tutorial and save(…)

Business Layout #3

In this tutorial il show you how to make a really simple clean business layout.   Create a new document 1000×960 pixels with a white background, at the very top of the canvas create a rectangle the width of the canvas and about 80 or so pixels in height, fill with the color #e9eacf. Do(…)