Adding complementary colored clouds


show more Adding complementary colored clouds provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Designing a Retro-Style Superhero show less
please wait ...

Adding complementary colored clouds

In this chapter, I'll show you how to create this dramatic background that makes the Blue Barbecue look like he's bursting forth from the image. And, it's a combination of these clouds that I'm adding inside of Photoshop, and these burst lines that I'll create inside of Illustrator. So we'll start off with the red clouds. I'll go ahead and switch over to my image in progress here and then I'll scroll to the bottom of the layers panel and click on the background. And ,next what you want to do is drop down to the black and white circle at the bottom of the layers panel, and press the Alt key or the Option key on the Mac and go ahead and click on that icon and choose gradient.

And then because I have the alter option key down, that brings up the new layer dialogue box. And I'll go ahead and name this layer red gradient and I'll click okay. Next, inside the gradient fill dialog box, you want to go ahead and click on that gradient strip right there in order to bring ...

Adding complementary colored clouds
Video duration: 5m 28s 4h 57m Intermediate

Viewers:

Adding complementary colored clouds provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Designing a Retro-Style Superhero

Subject:
Design
Software:
Illustrator Photoshop
Author:
please wait ...