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This will present you some tactics to plan your artwork. At the planning stage of drawing your artwork, you can use the same idea of this tutorial to collect more information at beginning such as taking photos and draft out your artwork and work on the painting after.
Digital painting can simplify the drawing procedure and allow the designer or artist carry out the editing later on. The idea of the digital or traditional paintings are more or less the same. They are also done by brushes / Photoshop brushes.
Here´s a little tutorial on how to create a fantasy cartoon photographer in Photoshop. The Photographer, a war journalist picture in a cartoony look intending to be evocative. The way to begin the character pictures is by using some gradients to fill the space.
In this Photoshop tutorial, it will show you how to create a highway sign and post using custom shapes, selections, layer styles and a little creative gradient work. For my final image a few more signs using the same steps are added as the ones in the thumbnail.
Images for some natural backgrounds are difficult to collect. Therefore, it may be easier if you can draw it and design your own suitable objects to suit for your objects. Here will present you some tips for making some natural backgrounds such as trees, grass, sand and running water etc.
This shows you a work through of making a realistic human lip. You can have an idea of how a lip to be made from the draft. You will see how the lip to be painted layer by layer as well as the shadow and reflection to be added on the lip.
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.