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From Basic Lines to Beautiful Tree

How can you transform a basic line drawing into a more natural one?

Vector tree free tutorial


In Adobe Illustrator:

1. Let's start by drawing some lines - you can use the Line Tool 

2. Select the lines

3. Select the Twirl Tool (you can work with other tools from the same menu too)

Bonus tip: double click the Twirl Tool to adjust it's intensity


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4. Click-drag over the lines to make a natural twisting in the branches

5. Select a different Profile for the lines to make it more natural 

6. Open a new layer and draw some abstract shapes around the branches

7. Fill the shapes with a pattern of your choice

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That's it! This is how we do it:





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