How To Switch To Sketch
Many requested that I write a tutorial on how to get started with Sketch so here it is. Sketch is the best alternative to Photoshop and is completely focused on user interface coque iphone 5 premium design. I must admit that the resources for Sketch are underwhelming right now coque iphone coque iphone 6 plus 6 disney silicone 3d and I am on a mission to fix that. Note: while it good to learn through analyzing (or even re using) works of others, do it only so that you can start your own. Re imagine based on the problems you trying to solve. Learn the techniques so that you can apply your very own design thinking.
A Follow up To My Previous Sketch Articles
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Migration: My Icons
As a user interface designer, icons are coque iphone 7 incassable transparente about the only components for which you won be starting from scratch. First thing you should know about is the coque iphone 7 puro SVG format. It a pretty universal vector format that coque iphone 8 maillot de foot frequently used for icons and increasingly in CSS instead of embedding images for resolution independent results.
Thankfully, Sketch will allow you to import SVG icons and edit the vector points. Those icons coque bigben iphone 8 plus will even be layered when imported so coque iphone 7 a induction that you can apply Union, Subtract, Intersect and Difference on them to achieve the result you had in mind.
Icon Sets To Start With
There are free sets and there are paid ones. The paid ones are fairly affordable and it a great way to support fellow designers. Here a list of SVG friendly icon sets that I personally use:
Pixicon by Jackie Trananh ($5)Batch by Adam coque iphone xs Whitcroft (Free)
How To Export Photoshop Shapes To Sketch
If you happen to have a set of icons that are exclusively made for Photoshop, the process is a bit more complicated to suck the SVG out of them. This process requires Photoshop and Illustrator:
1) In Photoshop, select all the Photoshop shape layers and Merge Shapes.
4) Go to File > Save As and select format SVG
5) Import the SVG file to Sketch and edit them.
Migration: My Patterns
Unless you a pure flat designer, you should be pretty open coque iphone 5s kenzo rouge about using textures in some of your designs. Your client might request it. Sketch does have a preset noise setting, but in case you want more, you should save your Photoshop patterns as individual coque iphone 7 all black pattern images and import them to your Sketch pattern library. Sadly, there is no migration tool. But if you need something to start with, try Subtle Patterns
What coque iphone 6 plus palace About My PSD Files
Here your chance to start fresh. As a designer, you should avoid looking back at your old work anyway. Since Sketch is 100% vector, there is no way to import your PSD with all the styles intact. From my personal experience with coque iphone 6s silicone avec phrase Fireworks, that process wasn perfect neither: many styles were wrong. Even the typography looked bad.
The good news is that reproducing your Photoshop designs in Sketch is a breeze. It very simple to draw shapes, eyedrop the colors and apply the same shadow settings as on Photoshop. The icons and patterns part was the hardest and most crucial step since they part of your core library. As einffho coque iphone 6 a designer, you should always focus on your foundation (design principles, bare design components, pixel perfection, etc.) and stop relying on trivialities such as styles, filters, actions and other application dependent customizations. The tool doesn make who you are…