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Painting a Great New-Fashioned Girl
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
To develop a nice portrait, you have to spend quite a while to try and error to develop a great painting. You can create quite a few of painting with one sketch, then you do not have to repeat your sketch again.
To lots of designers, human portrait mainly requires brushes tool to work on. However, this tutorial will present you tips to use blending options to paint a human portrait. It is like common portrait that started with a sketch with reference to a picture.
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.
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.
Even though this is just a small color composition, take your time because this will be the foundation for your entire design. A good tip at this stage is to zoom out so that your canvas is very small on your screen. This way you can pay attention to the overall composition, the big shapes, and the organization of the elements, instead of getting caught up in the details that we will address later on.
Throughout the tutorial, you will be touching on colour palettes, shadow work and how to avoid the temptation to overwork an image. It’s important to remember that these tips can be used on all sorts of linework, no matter how complicated or simple.