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Create a Simple Natural Scene with a Facial Stone
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
It is about how to create a simple natural scene with a facial stone in this tutorial. You will see how this artwork to be made from gathering images for reference, to color and brightness adjustment. The skills are applicable to different kind of drawings.
Even though this is just a small color composition, take your time because this will be the foundation for your entire design. A good tip at this stage is to zoom out so that your canvas is very small on your screen. This way you can pay attention to the overall composition, the big shapes, and the organization of the elements, instead of getting caught up in the details that we will address later on.
Painting animal fur is like painting hairs. You need to use brushes to carry out. To start, you have to prepare a reference and understand how the furs’ direction, lighting angle & layers going to be. This tutorial takes a cat as an example to show you skills of the painting works.
The most time-consuming part for drawing the animal is painting the fur since they have different layers and color. It is not easy to draw it realistically. However, there are techniques which can speed up your drawing process and also can end up a better result.
If you want to make something more than drawing, you can make a simple animation instead. This will show you the idea to make the animation using Photoshop.