Jaw-Dropping 8-bit Digital Art and Vector Freebies

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8-bit art (also known as “pixel art”) is a term used to describe a style associated with 1980s-early 1990s video games. Let’s feast our eyes on 8-bit versions of some famous paintings, awesome fan made movie posters in pixel art, retro (and drunk and zombie-like) superheroes, artworks which combine traditional high resolution and pixel elements, a lot of cool 8-bit vector freebies and last but not least, a video tutorial on how to create pixel art in Illustrator.

Photoshop Tutorials Roundup – July 2012

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Let’s take an in-depth tour through this month’s greatest Photoshop tutorials, so that you guys don’t have to cruise the web endlessly for top quality design resources. We’re going to learn how to draw a portrait in Photoshop, how to turn casual photos into watercolor masterpieces, how to create an awesome dream catcher, a 3D spinning Earth, a landing page design (+ free PSD download), a realistic dragon, X-ray typography, a 3D soda can using actions, a wet plate photo effect, a retro-futuristic space poster and much more.

Artist of the Week – Talented Illustrator Jeremy Kyle

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Jeremy Kyle (also known as CMYKyles) is a graphic designer, illustrator and digital artist that I just had to introduce to you guys. He is 22, lives in Auckland, New Zealand and creates some amazing mixed media compositions. He works his magic with pencils, pens, color pencils, water colors, paints, oils, news papers, textures, digital work and some seriously expressive and powerful designs come out.