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Techniques for Painting an Excellent Portrait
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
In this tutorial, it covers the steps from a blank canvas to a completed painting. Here also lists some general techniques for painting human portraits. You may also apply these techniques to work on other artworks.
Painting a human portrait requires advance Photoshop brushes skills. Once you are familiar with the brushes setting, and apply shadow on right area of face, then your whole artwork would look fantastic and like a real image.
When you come up with design something as a gift, it is always good to add a ribbon with butterfly shape on it. This tutorial is a good example to demonstrate you how to wrap the rectangle into butterfly shape. You can also wrap a similar shape for your Christmas/new year e-card for your friend and family.
Working a human portrait is uneasy. You have to be familiar with drawing hair, eyes, nose and month etc. to for a human portrait. Each part of these requires special tactics to do, here will show you how to work on the lip.