Ennoble.io plugins In Development for Adobe Illustrator and Rhino
23 September, 2019

Swarovski has recently developed a potentially exciting new series of plug-ins to help jewellers add Swarovski crystals (and other gem stones of all sorts) to their designs. One plug-in is for Rhino, the other is for Adobe Illustrator. They call it Ennoble.io.

New Magnetic Slate Allows You to Instantly Scan Your Drawings While You Draw
22 January, 2015

On the Rocket News 24 blog, I found an article the other day about a new tablet accessory called the iSketchnote. This accessory lets you put any kind of

Venturebeat Article – Photoshop CC App To Be Available for Touchscreens
26 May, 2014

As reported by Venturebeat at the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 launch event in New York City today, Adobe unveiled and demonstrated an Adobe Photoshop CC app completely

Video Tutorials – Making a Jewellery Chain Using Adobe Illustrator’s Pattern Brush
3 January, 2013

Introducing my first video tutorial! This one provides a sampler of the Adobe Illustrator for Technical Jewellery Drawing training we offer here as a CAD masterclass at CAD Jewellery Skills:

Frequently Asked Questions 6 – The Difference Between Jewellery or Product Design CAD, Digital Effects CGI, and Real Time Computer Graphics
10 December, 2012

Last Updated November 2018 In this article, I will answer some common questions on how product design CAD compares with other types of 3D modelling such as

Frequently Asked Questions Part 4 – When 2 CAD Programs Are Better Than 1 – Jewellery CAD Software Combinations
1 October, 2012

(Updated November 2018) (This continues my series of Frequently Asked Questions. See the rest of the FAQ pages.) Today I’d like to take a moment to talk about

The Right Way to Use Photoshop and Illustrator For Jewellery Design and Rendering
6 August, 2012

A commercial illustrator named Richard Wilkinson has found a way to use Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator to stunning effect for jewellery illustration and digital painting. Each example makes for