Add texture and effects to artwork.
Out all the mediums I have used over the years, watercolour has to be one of the hardest to master. After saying that, it is also one of my top favourites for producing an organic and loose looking artwork. It can be intimidating for beginners, and even some experienced artists find it challenging, so learning a few simple techniques can go a long way.
Remove a background from a drawing in Photoshop.
In this tutorial I shall share a simple, but effective method on how to remove backgrounds and colour line art, plus I have added a short video clip of my colouring process on how layers build up to the final, finished piece.
Anxiety is on the rise, but reports show that art can help; medical research has confirmed that colouring is great stress buster, so I’m giving away a few freebies of artwork all based on my favourite film – The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.
Medical Daily shared an article in which “Dr. Stan Rodski, a neuropsychologist who also has his own line of adult colouring books, says that colouring elicits a relaxing mindset, similar to what you would achieve through meditation.” The neuropsychologist further mentions that “like meditation, colouring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment.
The basics and terminology of ink art.
Some of the common techniques, vocabulary and tools and that I recommend trying for beginners of ink art.