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Pixelmator Tip #50 – How To Make BB-8 Droid From Starwars

Today is a special day, it is our 50th Pixelmator tutorial, and as a special treat we are going to show you step by step how to make our favourite new droid, BB-8, from Starwars Episode 7 – The Force Awakens. We have to warn you that this is a medium to advanced tutorial and will take […]

Pixelmator Tip #46 – How To Design A Simple Sexy Login Form

As part of expanding our Pixelmator tutorials into UI/UX design, we thought a tutorial on creating a simple login form, would be useful for our users. In this tutorial we show you how to create a simple sexy login form using Pixelmator. Whether it’s a website or app, a login form is crucial to the […]

Pixelmator Tip #45 – How To Recreate The Awesome Apple WWDC15 Poster

Every WWDC poster from Apple is a piece of art in itself, and this years WWDC15 poster does not disappoint. It uses simple geometric shapes and vivid colours to delight. We love this poster for its simplicity and yet its complexity, so in this tutorial we will show you how to recreate the Apple WWDC15 […]

Pixelmator Tip #26 – How To Create A Retro Poster

Retro posters were the original champions of flat design. It is amazing the amount of detail you can get across with very simple retro designs. In this tutorial we’ll show you how to create a realistic retro poster for an airshow using Pixelmator. The Final Product Here is what you will create at the end of […]

Pixelmator Tip #25 – How To Recreate The Awesome WWDC14 Poster

Don’t you just love the WWDC posters that Apple produce each year. I see them everywhere and they are delightful. Over at Cult Of Mac, you can admire all the posters for the last 10 years. This year’s poster is no exception, and we love it more than ever, so in this tutorial we show […]

The 8 Best Pixelmator Twitter Feeds To Follow

Pixelmator users are always keen to look ahead at what’s coming down the line, what tutorials are available, and what templates are out there. As soon as any new content is release, pixelmator ninjas are all over it and looking forward to the next one. In short, ninjas need news, and if you’re a pixelmator […]

Pixelmator Tip #22 – How To Create And Edit Shapes (The Basics)

In this tutorial, we want to show you the basics of how to create and edit shapes using the easy to use tools that Pixelmator gives you. Think of shapes as a basic objects that we can mould and make anything we want to. This tutorial will help you hone your skill before moving onto […]

Pixelmator Tip #20 – How To Use Digital Patterns in Pixelmator

In this tutorial we show you how to apply digital patterns in Pixelmator to create a cool hipster christmas card. A pattern is an image that is repeated, or tiled, when used to fill a layer, shape, or selection. Using pattern fills in graphics and logos has become a standard tool in a designers toolkit. The […]

Pixelmator Tip #19 – How To Design A Simple IOS7 App Icon

In this tutorial we show you how to create a simple IOS7 app icon in Pixelmator. Weather icons are all the rage at the moment, so we thought a simple design for a weather app icon would be cool. The final product: Here is what you will be able to create at the end of […]

Pixelmator Tip #17 – How To Create A Christmas Holiday Poster

In this tutorial, we show you how to create your very own christmas poster using some basic shapes, brushes, and colours using Pixelmator. The final poster: Here is the christmas holiday poster we are going to make today. Step 1 Create a new document 1024×780. Step 2 Fill the poster using the paint bucket with […]