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Create a Realistic Torn Paper Effect in Photoshop
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
- Photoshop is recommended for this tutorial -
This tutorial covers a few simple steps in Adobe Photoshop to create a realistic looking torn paper effect taking you on your way. Merge your layers and add the new paper texture to your designs, notice the tiny fibrous edges and subtle texture up close which together give effect a realistic paper look.
When you come up with drawing idea, you may sketch it down and start to do the painting after. The main advantages of using digital painting tools are that you can amend and go back to previous steps. Photoshop is one of the most popular tools nowadays. And this tutorial will show you some techniques to do the painting works.
In this tutorial, you will see how to create a small set of custom brushes from scratch and learn how to render animal fur with them. You will focus on rendering a fox tail in grayscale, using custom brushes and the Smudge Tool to create both soft and coarse fur.
This tutorial is going to focus on design choices and a little bit of theory. There are literally thousands of tutorials online that cover keyboard shortcuts and clever ways to tweak your custom brushes. And this tutorial has selected some very useful photoshop skills.
It is not easy to paint a high quality cartoon. Different designers would have different style and tactics to process their designs, therefore, it is good to refer more artworks to learn the painting techniques and adjustment of brushes.
This shows you a work through of making a realistic human lip. You can have an idea of how a lip to be made from the draft. You will see how the lip to be painted layer by layer as well as the shadow and reflection to be added on the lip.