In a world defined by rapid change, the creation of valuable solutions has become more complex. That is where collaboration becomes key. The value of any given service could be drastically boosted by joining forces with another existing and mature service to shape a product together, rather than spending time and tremendous resources trying to innovate in isolation.
As we approach the major milestone of passing 1,000,000 icons on Iconfinder.com, our team has been thinking a lot about the incredible designers we have the privilege to work with every day. We have learned two fundamental truths from working with hundreds of designers, millions of users, and nearly one million icons.
With a wedding season being just around the corner, it’s time to get some inspiration for all the creative decisions that need to be made.
Hi, I am Yulia Sokolova, illustrator and graphic designer. In this tutorial I will guide you through the process of creating four flat style robot icons in Adobe Illustrator. We will be covering many different shortcut keys and operations, including Pathfinder and Blending Modes. Also, I’ll show you techniques on how to create effects such as long shadow.
On Mondays we get inspired!
We are very excited to start a new series of weekly design inspiration posts, containing icons, UI examples and some illustrations and animations to spice things up. Continue reading
Being part of Iconfinder is not just constant maintenance of the site and other daily routine tasks. There is much more that happens in the universe of our team, contributors, clients and community. The opportunity to see the excitement of all of these parties involved is the key driver and motivator that pushes us forward as a company. Continue reading
Starting as an icon designer can be challenging. Icon design requires so many capabilities ranging from technical and illustration skills to abilities to brand yourself and reach out to the potential customers. This leaves some of the beginners confused and insecure about the work they do. Continue reading