Create these nice little metal buttons that can also be used as icons. Everything we make in this video is 100% vector so it can be used virtually anywhere!
Make this with the Pen Tool. Select the three objects and use the stroke settings in the picture. Go to Object > Path > Outline Stroke. Use the Gradient Tool. Logo © Zune™
Make a rectangle and some circles. Fill them with red. Select the circles and group them. Go to Effect -> 3D -> Extrude & Bevel and use these settings. Use these settings on the rectangle.
Type your text. Right click on it and choose ‘Create Outlines’. Select the Pen Tool. Make a line with this with the Pen Tool. Use none color. Select both the line and the text with the Selection Tool and click on Divide. Select the upper part with the Direct Selection Tool. Fill it with Gradient. [...]
Make a sack with the Pen Tool or the Pencil Tool. Go to Object > Create Gradient Mesh. Use the settings in the picture. Select the Mesh Tool. Select a anchor point with the Mesh Tool. When you have selected an anchor point with the Mesh Tool, pick a darker color. Use the Mesh Tool [...]