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Drawing a Nice Cartoon Character – Kirby
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, it will show you how to create a nice cartoon character called Kirby. It is nice and simple. As cartoon character is not needed to be complicate. Sometimes, a simple shape plus two eyes or a circle mouth can be very cute and attractive.
If you want to hide something in your picture, it is always good to put a mask in the front. In this tutorial, it will teach you to design a mask for a face. Then, you can use similar idea to add something nice on your image or faces.
Through this tutorial, you will have understood the basic tricks to faking 3D, using traditional effects and techniques such as lighting, depth of field and texture – and learn a thing or two about creating great character designs along the way.
You will see how a cartoon to be drawn layer by layer. Simple coloring for the image, and adding shadow and lighting effect will be shown. You will get the idea of the steps and you can use this concept for all the cartoon drawings.
You will learn how to turn thumbnails into sketches, develop perspectives for each panel, evolve your characters and create a hand-drawn feel to your work. Here will show you step-by-step through how to turn out a piece with a pencil-drawn look. The techniques you’ll learn will get results whether you’ve drawn the original piece in Painter or Photoshop, or scanned in a page of your own comic art.