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Create a 3D Envelope Icon in Photoshop
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
This tutorial will show you how to create a 3D-looking icon, adding fine details and shadows, using textures and making the illustration very realistic with gradients and lights.
When you read comics, you may wonder how the comic is drawn. The process of making a character alive is not that easy. The comic makers may spend ages to think of the idea, drafting and painting. This tutorial will present you the techniques to do the painting works for your character outline. Then you will be able to do your painting in a faster and easier way.
Painting is a substantial part for forming a nice cartoon character. However, it is not enough to most of the designers. Lighting and shadows for the characters are equally important. Here will help you to identify the important elements for your design.
You may wonder how a human portrait to be formed nicely. You will learn how to color the skins, add shadow and lighting to your skins. Once you get familiar with this skill, you can draw up any human portrait easily. This tutorial will take Ila from the Noah as a nice example.
For beauty of words or text, you can apply text effect to make them nicer and more beautiful increase the attractiveness from your reader. For numbers, you can also apply the same theory. This design effect can be applied for various of numbers to make them more interesting.
Making a black and white comic artwork can be much more complicate than a colorful artwork. You will experience how a nice comic artwork piece is to be formed by reading through this tutorial. Photoshop and Manga Studio have been used for this artwork creation.