In this tutorial we'll see how to picture an illustration, which contours are introduced in a computer by scanner or digital photo camera or how to give it a luminescent effect.
For the beginning, draw the contours by hand and introduce them in the computer. Open it then as a new file: File ? Open
Clean out the lines, using next combination: Image ? Adjustments ? Curves
Make them after that darker and sharper: Image ? Adjustments ? Posterize
Change the layer's type with the contours on Darken
Choose the Brush Tool
now and paint the girl with the basic colors on the layer situated lower than the contours' layer, create a new layer, using the rapid button on Layers'
To make the painting easier, place one more layer under the girl's one and colorize it in grey, applying Paint Bucket Tool
. Then determine out the light's direction.
Get back to the Brush Tool
and paint the eyes with two colors: lighter and darker than the basic one.
Paint the same way the girl's lips?
? and beads.
Blush out the girl's cheeks and blur them out, applying Filter ? Blur ? Gaussian Blur
. Pass to the eyes' make up and paint them with blue eye shadow. Dark out the skin's portions, covered by the shadow.
Take the Ellipse Tool
and draw four small ovals on the cheeks and breast.
Blur out a little this layer.