Adobe's vector design and art tool Illustrator can appear to have a daunting number of tools – tools that Adobe is adding to on a regular basis – but whatever you want to do with it, we have the tutorial for you here. Whether you want to create a stunning illustrations, informative infographics or artful type, check out our list of the top 25 Illustrator tutorials, written by some of the world's leading illustrators and designers.

Techniques covered here include faux 3D effects, linework, shading perspective, vintage effects and more.

Some of these tutorials are designed to help you learn the new tools in Illustrator CC – and some will work no matter which version of Illustrator you own.

Illustration tutorials for Illustrator

Let's kick off with this corker from Eelco van den Berg.

Create stylish vector portraits in Illustrator

In this tutorial, Eelco van den Berg lets you behind the curtain to see how he creates his incredible vector portraits by turning a photo into a ‘poppy’ vector illustration.

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