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Swirl Mania in Photoshop
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
in this tutorial, it will show 4 ways to create swirls, and by mixing them you will learn some very powerful techniques that will allow you to easily make tons of different styles of swirls and crazy sperm vectors. The tutorial is all about combination.
Painting a cartoon lady is like any other painting art. You need to prepare a draft for your character and plan what color you are going to paint. Then, you set up your brushes and carry out your painting works in different layers plus adding shadow for the image.
First step is to create an “onion skin” by adding a white layer above the bottom reference photo layer and setting its layer opacity down a bit so that the image can be seen through the white layer. After doing a bit of work on the flame and wick layers.
If you want to hide something in your picture, it is always good to put a mask in the front. In this tutorial, it will teach you to design a mask for a face. Then, you can use similar idea to add something nice on your image or faces.
Drawing icy cubes is like drawing other 3D objects which requires you to prepare a sketch and then work on reflection and shadow. Melting ice is even more difficult as they can have different melting stages and shapes. Here is a good samples to show you different shapes of ice to be formed together.
It is about how to create a simple natural scene with a soul of an animal in this tutorial. You will see how this artwork to be made step by step for reference, to color and brightness adjustment.
It is not easy to paint a high quality cartoon. Different designers would have different style and tactics to process their designs, therefore, it is good to refer more artworks to learn the painting techniques and adjustment of brushes.