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Transform your Image into a Cartoon Art
Under Drawing Effect, Photoshop Tutorial
Christmas is coming. You can create a wonderful cartoon art as a gift to your friends. The idea is to draft out your image with reference to your picture and paint it part by part. Your chosen picture shall be not complicate and easy for painting.
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 .
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.
Lots of painting works are really time consuming, if you would like to undo your painting steps, it will take a lot of works to redo this. Using Photoshop to paint your artwork, it could save some time for fine tuning your art and processing it in a detailed way.
How to turn a normal star into something special. Perhaps you can just add on some effects such as scratches for it. This tutorial will teach you to start with a composition from scratch first in Illustrator where we will play with shapes and the Blend Tool. After that in Photoshop we will add the light effects and the pattern overlay.