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Icon Design Tutorial: Drawing A Pencil Icon
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
This is a icon design tutorial. We always start with a hand-drawn sketch to initiate for icon design. Drawing an icon means to draw the most typical characters of an object so that it can capture the icon’s action or represent the concept and nuance. There are many different approaches to icon design, but the goal in designing icons is the same. Of course, you can use whatever tools you want.
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.
Lots of art designers would like to paint different natural scenery such as spring or winter. To generate a winter scene, it is good to paint a snowing scene. It is like other general paint, you have to sketch out your scene first, and use different size of brushes to carry out.
Different digital painting requires different painting techniques. For cartoon painting, the process is like human portrait painting. You have to prepare a sketch as start and identify light source, then adding your paint, light and shadow effects.