Directory of tools and resources for illustrators
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Color generator using Google’s image search.
Organize and prioritize your projects.
A flexible and smart calculator.
Vector graphic app for iOS and Android.
10 Ways to Develop Your Drawing Style
How to draw with more personality or style? What constitutes "more personality" or "better style" is a bit unclear to me. But here are some pointers that might help.
Hiroyuki Sato Scripts
Useful set of scripts for Adobe Illustrator.
Precisely create and edit color palettes.
For any negotiation, you’ll benefit from having the right frame of mind, the right manner, a few practical techniques and knowledge of the issues in different sectors of the market.
Joe Lillington Brushes
Natural media brushes for Procreate.
Rough Pack Brushes
A rough edge vector brush pack for Adobe Illustrator by Wijtze Valkema.
Contracts, time tracking, invoicing & payments for freelancers.
Beautiful and flexible writing app Mac and iOS.
Simple log and time-tracking system.
Kyle T. Webster Brushes
Over 1,000 free professional brushes for Photoshop.
How to get an illustration agent
As a creative, there will probably come a time in your career when you ask yourself, 'Should I get an agent?' It's a question that's more complicated than you may think.
Simple and powerful rigging plugin for After Effects.
Create a fully customizable portfolio.
Powerful and advanced 3D graphics software.
Generate color palettes online.
One of the most popular drawing apps.
Find the international standards for paper sizes.
Visually plan and schedule Instagram posts.
A simple but powerful desktop app for creating invoices.
Human Anatomy Fundamentals
Series about learning how to draw the human body and all its variations. Learn the utter basics on proportions of the body, to the face, the limitations and more.
The universal eye dropper tool for Mac.
Free and powerful open source painting app.
Textures and brushes for Photoshop, Illustrator and Procreate.
English grammar, spelling, and punctuation checker.
The grids and guides panel for Photoshop and Illustrator.
Book Royalty Rates for Illustrators
Congratulations, you got your first book deal! Now you’re probably wondering, “What royalties will I be getting?” Well, it varies. Let’s break down some areas.
Turn your iPad into a graphics tablet.
How to submit work to an illustration agency
Illustration agencies receive sometimes hundreds of submissions a week, so how do you stand out? How do you guarantee your work will be seen by the right people? And what is the best way to submit work?
Creatie and time-saving plugins for Adobe Illustrator.
Fonts In Use
A searchable archive of images, indexed by typeface, format, and industry.
Professional graphic design software.
Organize your texts and notes.
Free business software for freelancers & studios.
The Dark Art of Pricing
You can learn a lot of the business end of design and illustration by trial and error and reading articles and books, but one thing that is seemingly impossible to get a grasp on is pricing.
Schedule your posts in Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
Paper by FiftyThree
Immersive sketching app for iOS.
Procreate Lettering Brushes
14 professional lettering brushes for Procreate by Ryan Hamrick.
Messaging app and digital workspace to power up your team.
Using Adobe Illustrator
A year after switching from Photoshop to Illustrator for creating illustrations, I have established a solid workflow, and I’m sharing my process and tips here.
Hassle-free time tracking.
Portfolios Written in Third Person?
Is there a reason for writing bios as if someone else wrote them for us? Is one way better than the other? Does it matter at all?
A unified & collaborative workspace.
Drawing software for Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android.
A game to help you master the pen tool.
Alex Dukal Brushes
High quality brushes for Photoshop.
A user-friendly and powerful spreadsheet app.
Clip Studio Paint
Drawing software formerly known as Manga Studio.
Tip Top Brushes
Versatile and Professional brushes for Procreate.
A to-do list and task list app.
Flatten Pro & MultiFill
Photoshop Plugin to save time when flatting.
A powerful digital illustration app for iPad.
Save anything from around the web. All in one bookmark manager.
Transfer shapes between Illustrator and After Effects.
Manage your projects and track your work.
Beautiful and simple UI for generating web gradients.
Open collection of beautiful color palettes.
Generate colors based on lighting and pigment.
Smart lossy compression of .png and .jpg images for the web.
Transform your handwriting or calligraphy into a font.
Organize your freelance business.
A personal task manager.
Vector-based design tool for Mac with a focus on screen design.
Free and powerful vector graphics software.
One of the most popular vector drawing apps.
A simple vector drawing application.