Drawing a hand with the Pen tool


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Drawing a hand with the Pen tool

All right, so far, our super hero has these clenched fists. I want him to have these extended hands, which is why we're going to draw these hands in this chapter. Now, I know a lot of folks have difficulty drawing hands specifically, which is why I've gone ahead and created a template inside of this file. It's located at the top of the stack here inside the Layers panel, and it's this group right here called hands template. So if you have access to the file, you can go ahead and turn it on. Now I am going to go ahead and simplify this file because it's getting very large, and I hate to see these files get too huge, for those of you who download them. So what I'm going to do is, select the background, way here at the bottom of the stack, and I'm going to Shift-click on the clouds layer right there. And I'm going to merge them all together by going up to the Layer menu, and choosing the Merge Layers command, or you have that keyboard shortcut, Ctrl+E, or Cmd+E on the Mac....

Drawing a hand with the Pen tool
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Drawing a hand with the Pen tool provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Designing a Retro-Style Superhero

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Design
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Illustrator Photoshop
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