typography

Pixelmator Tip #58 – How To Showcase Your T-Shirt Designs For Millennials

As digital natives, millennials have a tremendous influence on trends, using social media platforms to further get what they want. Designing for a millennial audience means appealing to their nature and beliefs. In today’s tip, we wanted to show you how to showcase your t-shirt designs for millennials using Pixelmator, and have some fun. Here are some […]

Pixelmator Tip #44 – How To Quickly Create Perspective Text Effect (and recreate the Star Wars Opening Scrawl)

In this tutorial we are going to show you how to use perspective effect with text in Pixelmator by recreating the Star Wars opening text scrawl. Final Image: Here is what you will be able to create by the end of the tutorial.   Let’s get started. Step 1: Create a new document 1024x1024px. Step […]

Pixelmator Tip #35 – How To Create Delicious Food Posters

In this tutorial we will show you how to make your very own delicious foodie poster using Pixelmator. If you browse through any magazine or newspaper or articles online, you notice more and more how foodie posters (or posters depicting food) have gone from ultra lame to gorgeous and delicious. You’ll especially notice these types […]

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 #11 – Create A Cool Collage Texture

In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to create a cool seamless texture using a collage of shapes and text objects using Pixelmator. The final image Here is what we are going to create. Step 1 Open up Pixelmator, and create a new document, something small like 300 x 300px, the standard […]

Pixelmator Tip #10 – How To Creatively Use Negative Space (Schrodinger’s Cat Effect)

In this tutorial we want to show you how to creatively use negative space in Pixelmator. A recent graphic we found online for Schrodinger’s Cat provides the inspiration for this tutorial, and we show you how to create this great effect a.k.a Schrodinger’s Cat Effect. First create a new document of size 1024 x 768px […]

Pixelmator Tip #9 – Create A Cool Typographic Poster

In this tutorial we want to show you that using just basic tools available in Pixelmator you can create some cool graphics such as a trendy typographic poster. This should take about 30 minutes to complete.   Step 1 First, create a new document of size 1680 x 1050 pixels. Step 2 Next, using the […]