35 Icon Design Tutorials for Photoshop

Icons are an important part of web design. In many cases you can buy icons or download free ones, but sometimes you may need to create custom icons to get exactly what you need. Fortunately, there are a lot of tutorials out there that go through the process of designing an icon. In this post we’ll feature 35 tutorials for designing icons in Photoshop.

How to Create a Detailed Gauge Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Detailed Gauge Icon in Photoshop

Creating a Digital Tablet Icon

Creating a Digital Tablet Icon

How to Create an Envelope Icon in Photoshop

How to Create an Envelope Icon in Photoshop

Draw a 3D LCD Monitor with Photoshop

Draw a 3D LCD Monitor with Photoshop

Create a Download Folder Icon in Photoshop

Create a Download Folder Icon in Photoshop

How to Draw a Shopping Bag Icon in Photoshop

How to Draw a Shopping Bag Icon in Photoshop

Create an Apple Safari Icon in Photoshop

Create an Apple Safari Icon in Photoshop

Create a Mac Style Home Icon in Photoshop

Create a Mac Style Home Icon in Photoshop

Make a Glossy Flash Drive Icon from Scratch

Make a Glossy Flash Drive Icon from Scratch

Create an Electrical Outlet Icon in Photoshop

Create an Electrical Outlet Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Vibrant Radar Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Vibrant Radar Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Detailed Briefcase Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Detailed Briefcase Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Social Media UFO Icons

How to Create a Social Media UFO Icons

Design a Sleek Google+ Icon

Design a Sleek Google+ Icon

Create an Open Book Icon in Photoshop

Create an Open Book Icon in Photoshop

Create a Detailed Vintage Television Icon in Photoshop

Create a Detailed Vintage Television Icon in Photoshop

Creating a Paint Brush Icon

Creating a Paint Brush Icon

How to Draw a Vintage Polaroid Camera Icon

How to Draw a Vintage Polaroid Camera Icon

Creating a Camera Icon

Creating a Camera Icon

Radar Icon in Photoshop

Radar Icon in Photoshop

The Process of Making a Professional Set of Social Media Icons

The Process of Making a Professional Set of Social Media Icons

Create a Google Docs Icon

Create a Google Docs Icon

How to Design a Beautiful Google Calendar Icon

How to Design a Beautiful Google Calendar Icon

Create a Beautiful Paint Brush Icon in Photoshop

Create a Beautiful Paint Brush Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a 3D Book Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a 3D Book Icon in Photoshop

Create a Cardboard Box Icon in Photoshop

Create a Cardboard Box Icon in Photoshop

Make a 3D Recycling Bin Icon with Photoshop

Make a 3D Recycling Bin Icon with Photoshop

How to Make a 3D Folder Icon in Photoshop

How to Make a 3D Folder Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Cute Yellow Alien Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Cute Yellow Alien Icon in Photoshop

Projector Icon Design Tutorial

Projector Icon Design Tutorial

How to Create a 3D House Icon with Photoshop

How to Create a 3D House Icon with Photoshop

How to Make a Professional Buddy Icon in Photoshop

How to Make a Professional Buddy Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Beautiful Printer Icon in Photoshop

How to Create a Beautiful Printer Icon in Photoshop

Create a 3D Industrial-Style Download Icon in Photoshop

Create a 3D Industrial-Style Download Icon in Photoshop

Created a Detailed Camera Icon in Photoshop

Created a Detailed Camera Icon in Photoshop

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Published December 7th, 2011 by

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  • Mahmoud, December 7, 2011

    great icons..thanks for sharing

  • aledesign.it, December 8, 2011

    Good selection. Great icons..my preferite is the Envelope and Polaroid. Thanks for sharing this tutorials!

  • Mori, December 8, 2011

    Best icon is the body one, beside that all the rest are already owned logos, not much fun of recreating Saffari icon, though is neat.

  • Joe Lalonde, December 8, 2011

    This is awesome. I’m looking forward to discovering what I can do in Photoshop!

  • Pavan, December 13, 2011

    Icons are unique in themselves , thanks for sharing.
    please do post more collection of icons soon.

  • web design hull, December 14, 2011

    Some nice tutorials, really liked the envelope tut… thanks for sharing

  • Gil, December 18, 2011

    Wow, definitely one of the best collections I’ve seen. I’m a frequent user of these photoshop tutorials and these are very good. They look semi real and 3D but still catchy. Thanks for the share.

  • Rajan Arora, February 15, 2012

    It’s a nice information.