Combine an illustration with graphic design elements

Hallo and we will create wallpaper for today. And once again we will combine an illustration with graphic design

elements.


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So let’s go then:


I’ve created 16: 9 aspect ratio document.


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I’ve filled the area with almost absolute black- but this is actually dark grey – you will be able to see it in dark room.


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Now choose a brush to work with – this is my brush -I really like it and I think the new Prince of Persia art was

painted with something like this brush (download brush ud_brushes.abr).


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Begin with chaotic strokes: something like this


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Now switch to smudge tool – I think its shortcut -R or crtl or alt R – and apply some smudging to the shape you’ve

made.


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Result:


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noir wallpaper


Switch to another brush: this time it will be a dot brush something like this:


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It has only one on the settings turned on:


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Begin:


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Now I really think that there should be something in the shadows.


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These are really cool little robots – that hide in the shadows. I spent around 15 minutes on them.


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So our part on hand painting and illustration is finished, now let’s take some time to make some text work:


First I’ve started to do something like this:


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Composition:


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I’ve changed the design because – I think that this font and colors are more likeable.


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I’ve flipped the image and continued the design from this standing point.


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Create a copy of the text layer and use mirror effect (flip horizontally in this case).


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And the worn NO – in the O of the bigger flipped on..


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Correct the layers – now you can make the picture darker if you want.


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noir wallpaper


And we are ready here: hope you are learning something right now. See you next time on eyesontutorials.com


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