Creating a watercolor effect


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Creating a watercolor effect

Here is one way we can create a watercolor effect and really work the texture of the watercolor in to the texture of the paper layer below. So here is our finished version and here I have just a layer of flat color and to this layer I've applied the Note Paper filter and then on top of that we have the watercolor and without the filter it would look like that and you see I have also painted in the edges on the layer mask get a nice effect to frame the image and then just to compensate for the darkening of the watercolor filter I've added an Adjustment layer at the top.

Here is our starting point; and the first thing I'm going to do is turn off the picture layer and come to he paper layer which is currently a small object so I can apply Smart filters to it. Now I am going come to the Sketch group and to Note Paper and I think I may be want to take the relief of that down just little bit so its not quite as bumpy and everything else can stay as is, so I am going to click OK to...

Creating a watercolor effect
Video duration: 5m 30s 4h 38m Intermediate

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Creating a watercolor effect provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Nigel French as part of the Photoshop for Designers: Textures

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Design
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