Here is another incredible tutorial from vector tuts. Laroslav Lazunov has a great way of making these steps easy to digest with great visuals and clear descriptions.
Take a shot at this one and you may surprise yourself. You may also pick up a couple of tricks that you can apply to your next illustration.
Source: Vector Tuts
The Bokbuss by the Swedish Library Association has really turned some heads. The bus will visit 32 villages, 4 schools, 2 kindergartens and CHILD MINDER in Kiruna municipality. Each village and school visits at least every four weeks.The bus contains besides books, CDs, audio books, magazines, videos, DVDs, a small cinema and web surf stations. It’s purpose is to bring information to remote areas and make learning fun.