Get your Graph On. This week it’s all about using the Graph Tool to present boring data in eye-catching ways.
Straight from Adobe’s Help tool:
Create a Graph.
Types of Graphs.
About Graph Designs.
Tutorials & Articles
Creating Graphs with Illustrator.
Going beyond the Graph tool. Sometimes you need to use destructive techniques.
A 3D Pie Graph.
Turn boring data into a masterpiece.
70 Tips & Tricks covering type fx, icons, portraits & more.
One of favorite tutorial sites, Lynda.com presents Deke’s techniques: Drawing Swirls.
Create a retro 50’s poster.
More retro: using Smart Guides to create type.
Using Symbols to create a kaleidoscopic effect.
Create a cartoon character with the Width Tool.