Then choose a brush of a big size and smooth out the bird's tail and the wings.
Minimize again the brush's size and process the wing in a way for the sharp feathers' edges to be seen very clear. Their paining must be done with zigzag lines. The upper part of the wing must be processed with easy, circular motions.
Smooth out the tail too, twisting out its endings.
Start working with the eye now. Choose the Smudge Tool
to blur out the clear line between the colors. Make the lowest part of the eye look lighter and outline it with the Brush Tool
The beak and the paws must be processed he same way.
Using the Eraser Tool
, delete the second wing because it's not necessary.
Make the yellow color more intensive now, using next selection: Image - Adjustments - Selective Color
Select the Dodge Tool
with the following adjustments:
Insert several decolorizing lines along the wing, tail and the bird's body.
Paint the background with a darker color (Paint Bucket Tool
Copy the layer with the bird: Layer - Duplicate Layer
and move the copy lower than the basic layer representing the bird. Blur it out applying Filter - Blur - Gaussian Blur
The last feature includes correcting the contours on the bird's layer.
Use the Eraser Tool
, setting the brush's Hardness
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