30 High Quality Illustrator Icon Design Tutorials

by Steven Snell

on April 4, 2010

in Tutorials

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Well-designed icons can make a website more attractive and easier to use. While there are a lot of quality free icons available and stock icons that can be purchased, there may be situations where you want or need to design your own. In this post we’ll feature 30 tutorials that show you how to create beautiful icons in Adobe Illustrator.

How to Create a Vector Sketchbook

How to Create a Vector Sketchbook

Drawing a Pencil Icon

Drawing a Pencil Icon

Designing a Sleek Pencil Icon

Designing a Sleek Pencil Icon

Design Float Circle Icon

Design Float Circle Icon

Designing a New Icon in Illustrator

Designing a New Icon in Illustrator

How to Make a Calendar Icon

How to Make a Calendar Icon

How to Create a Juicy RSS Feed Icon

How to Create a Juicy RSS Feed Icon

Create a Vintage TV Set Icon in Illustrator

Create a Vintage TV Set Icon in Illustrator

Make 3D Yet Flat Looking Shopping Basket Icons

Make 3D Yet Flat Looking Shopping Basket Icons

3D Isometric Vector Icon Tutorial

3D Isometric Vector Icon Tutorial

How to Design a Set of Multicolored Buddy Icons

How to Design a Set of Multicolored Buddy Icons

Create a Stylized First Aid Kit Icon in Illustrator

Create a Stylized First Aid Kit Icon in Illustrator

How to Create a Recycling Paper Bag Icon

How to Create a Recycling Paper Bag Icon

Creating a Money Roll Icon

Creating a Money Roll Icon

How to Create an Hourglass Icon in About an Hour

How to Create an Hourglass Icon in About an Hour

Create a Briefcase Icon

Create a Briefcase Icon

Illustrating a Business Briefcase in Windows 7 Style

Illustrating a Business Briefcase in Windows 7 Style

Create a Stylized GPS Icon

Create a Stylized GPS Icon

Create a Diagram Icon

Create a Diagram Icon

How to Create an Icon in Illustrator

How to Create an Icon in Illustrator

Beginner Illustrator Tutorial – Create a Vector RSS Icon

Beginner Illustrator Tutorial - Create a Vector RSS Icon

Translucent IM Style Icon Tutorial

Translucent IM Style Icon Tutorial

Create a Vector Art Twitter Bird Character Icon

Create a Vector Art Twitter Bird Character Icon

How to Create a Television Icon

How to Create a Television Icon

Create an Envelope Icon with a Satin Feel

Create an Envelope Icon with a Satin Feel

Eye-Catching 3D Pie Graph

Eye-Catching 3D Pie Graph

Administrator Icon Using Illustrator

Administrator Icon Using Illustrator

How to Draw a Realistic Vector Lightbulb from Scratch

How to Draw a Realistic Vector Lightbulb from Scratch

How to Create a Vector Safari Compass in Illustrator

How to Create a Vector Safari Compass in Illustrator

Make a Handy 3D Vector Calendar Icon

Make a Handy 3D Vector Calendar Icon<

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