SeeNotC's Quick and Dirty Photoshop TutorialThis is the bare-bones, no-frills, let's-get-down-to-business Photoshop tutorial that I wish someone had given me when I first started doing digital art. The purpose of this tutorial is to demystify some of the technical aspects of Photoshop that confuse and intimidate beginners. This tutorial will NOT teach you how to draw pretty ponies. There are other tutorials for that. However, this tutorial WILL teach you how to use several basic elements of Photoshop, so that drawing pretty ponies with Photoshop will be MUCH EASIER once your art skills get up to par.SeeNotC's Quick and Dirty Photoshop Tutorial2 years ago in Photoshop More Like This
COLORING LINEART WITH SOLID FILLS
1) Open your picture in Photoshop.
2) Make a NEW LAYER ABOVE THE BACKGROUND and call it "lines".
3) Assuming you have a sketch on the background layer, trace it with your favorite brush. If not, draw your picture now. Make sure all the loops are CLOSED, we want to use the magic wand on this later on.
3) Put a NEW LAYER BELOW the lineart and label it "color". We put the color BELOW the lineart so it