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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.
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 is to show you how to create a realistic hourglass with Photoshop. In this tutorial, you learn how to create your own hourglass, add realistic shadows and lighting, then complete it with custom sand and wood texture. Throughout the tutorial, you will learn techniques that will help you create more realistic artworks in Photoshop.
In this tutorial, we will make a Poe and Pluton cartoon portrait. You will learn how to make water color effect for drawings using Photoshop brushes. Here will also present you other Photoshop techniques to beauty this cartoon portrait.
Drawing a nice cartoon artwork is time-consuming. One of the most difficult part for painting artwork is selecting right colors. You need to define your light source direction at beginning, and then adjust your color and shadow for your image art. Here also shows you some tactics to work on.
If you are not familiar with the drafting skills, this tutorial will give you a great hints for drafting animals or other objects. The idea is to make some shapes as reference lines. Then your artwork’s dimensions will be in ratio. Most of designers use the same idea for drawing portrait.
As long as you pay attention to something nearby you. You will find that lots of scenes can be turned into something funny such as turning the things to be alive. This tutorial will teach you the painting skills using Photoshop to create a nice scenery of bird pecking at a tree.