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Drawing From a Reference Photo
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
First step is to create an “onion skin” by adding a white layer above the bottom reference photo layer and setting its layer opacity down a bit so that the image can be seen through the white layer. After doing a bit of work on the flame and wick layers.
Making a hawk is like painting any other portraits, you need to work out a draft first. To start your painting, you should have a full picture of your product e.g. choosing suitable colors for background to match with your object. Then you can start using different sizes of brushes to carry out the painting.
Lots of tutorial may not be able to show you each step in detail for your reference. Usually, they selected something substantial to describe. Here will work through with you each step, so that you can see how a portrait to be created.
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.