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Making a Simple Art Portrait
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, you will see how to create this cool, grainy work with this art portrait. It will show you to create some vector portraits, then get texturing in Photoshop with self-made brushes.
In this tutorial, it will show you the basics of using your Layers palette, as well as talk you through how to use some tools in your Tools palette, such as the Polygonal Lasso and the Elliptical Marquee. It will also show you how to cell-shade (colour using hard-edged shading techniques) your character while adding in a detailed background to situate your fantasy character in its own unique environment.
In this tutorial, it will let you learn more skills to create a cartoon character as well as add the shadow and light effects in within. If you get used to design the cartoon characters, you will not find any difficult for the first bit of this. Then, you can jump to the last chapter to have further learning .
Drawing a human portrait is uneasy. This two faced man takes even longer comparing to process normal portrait, as it requires twice of your effort to do. Here will show you skills to use brushes and apply photoshop effects for your painting.
To draw a realistic image, it is preferably to do that digitally using Photoshop, as you can carry out the redo or undo, and change the drawing’s colors and styles later on. Photoshop brush is a fantastic tool for performing the art drawing.
To lots of painters, it is always encountered difficulties to draw a really high quality portrait. There are lots of a try and error works to do, as it needs to have color adjustments for the shadow and color. Learning some painting techniques are essentially required.