How to Create a 3D Rss Icon | AiVault Graphic Design Tutorials Tips & Tricks

How to Create a 3D Rss Icon

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Step 1
Lets start by creating a new file , pick out the bright orange colour in your selected colours and start off by making a square with rounded rectangle tool
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Step 3
Draw a small circle using Ellipse tool pressing shift while creating will give you a perfect round.

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Step 4
use the pen tool to read a path something like this with stroke edges selected as straight as seen in the following image

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Step 5
Repeat step 4 this time add a central node as well which will help you achieve a better shape by adjusting it using anchor points

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Step 6
Select both the paths and go to object>Expand in the menu which will show up the Expand window , select the stroke expand and hit ok….

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Step 7
now select all the assets and right click and group . This is important as now when we are going to apply a 3D effect to it illustrator will take it as front face….

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Step 8
Now go to Effects>3D>Extrude and bevel with the group selected

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Step 9
Play around with the options in the window i have chosen 42 perspective , extrude depth 25pt , and rotate dimensions accordingly . You might like to keep the preview checked and view what is going on :)

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Step 10
here i have taken the image to photoshop to give it some gradience and play around with it since it is already done you can now do anything with it!

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The finished RSS 3d icon

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