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Easy Watercolor Painting Effect
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this Adobe Photoshop tutorial, we’re going to learn how to easily make a photo look more like a watercolor painting. And here, after applying the Median filter to the top layer and changing its blend mode to “Soft Light”, is my final “watercolor painting” effect.
The picture was done to resemble an animation still, cel-shaded characters over a “traditionally” painted background. Trying this digitally, using colour as if watercolours were working with.And need to create lots of layers during the process. And that’s all! Here’s the final picture.
It is not easy to draw a human image as it is time-consuming and require advance skills in order to make it realistically. Using Photoshop brushes, the story is much easier as you just need to paint it following your sketch and no need to have high level of skills.
Lots of comic artists used to adopt traditional painting tools for their comics/artworks, however, it has been changed since the development of Photoshop or other artwork software. Based on these, the artist would be able to create more realistic and add on more effects for their artworks. When you want to move your photoshop skill to next level, you can try this advance photoshop tutorial.
This painting started with clean-sketches. It will show you the overall painting process for this funny artwork painting. If you zoom in, they are very rough. The layers were merged together at some point in step 5, and continued to literally work the colours of the lineart into the skin.
There would be a lot of funs if you could apply your design and creativity in a cartoon way. In this time, the designer has created a 3D cartoon scene in mixing a cup of water with the ocean living species in a glass.
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.