Tutorials of the week is a weekly roundup of the most bookmarked tutorials on Photoshop and Illustrator that brings you the best of the tutorials from the popular design blogs. In this week’s collection we have tutorials from PSDBox, PSDTuts+, PSDFan, PhotoshopTutorials, VectorTuts+, AstuteGraphics, PSDVault, ComputerArts, WeGraphics, DigitalArtsOnline, Noupe, VectorBoom and DotNetMagazine.

Professional Widow – ManipulationTutorial

Make a Cool Vector Wallpaper in Photoshop

Create a Rusty and Worn Metallic Textured Skull Using 3D Renders

Photo Manipulate a Magical Shoe House Scene

How to Create a Mysterious Floating Box in a Desolate Land

Using Typography to Create a Lunar New Year Card

How to Illustrate a Microscope in Illustrator

How to Create a Gift Card and Prepare Artwork for Printing Using Adobe Illustrator and Phantasm CS

Easily Apply Texture with Clipping Mask to Produce Unique Text Effect in Photoshop

Make your type stand out

How to Create Pop Art Using Live Trace

Digital tricks for hand-drawn colour

Smarter ways to use colour in your art

Create a Vector Ticket Icon in Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator Tutorial: Creating a Disco Ball

Create a Lomo Effect in 3 Simple Steps

Create an Amazing Surreal-Style Treehouse in Photoshop

How to Illustrate a Handgun Using Adobe Illustrator, Phantasm CS and VectorScribe plugin

Create a custom lettered logo in Illustrator