In this video, learn how to use the Magic Eraser to remove the background from your scanned illustration.
- [Instructor] What if you've already rendered … your illustrations by hand using some other media … like marker or watercolor, but you need to make changes? … Well we can still do that in Photoshop. … The first thing you need to do is scan in your image, … and you're going to want to scan it … in full color at a resolution of 300 DPI. … Now we can work with it. … Let's start by getting rid of the background. … If you've rendered your illustration … on a piece of solid colored paper … that has a plain background, … this becomes a really, really easy task. … Now, I've got an illustration here … that was done by my student, Rachel Kim, … and she has allowed me to use this for demos, … so thanks, Rachel. … We're going to get rid of the background. … And to do that we are going to use the magic eraser. … The magic eraser is sitting here with the erasers. … It's the one on the bottom. … And all I need to do is click on the white background, … and it just magically removes it from my image. …
- Why render in Photoshop?
- Scanning artwork
- Using Dodge and Burn
- Using the drawing and painting tools in Photoshop
- Adding color to your images
- Working with scanned color illustrations
- Layout styles for fashion portfolios
- Working with color libraries
- Creating mood boards
Skill Level Beginner
Photoshop for Fashion: Warping Pattern Fillswith Robin Schneider2h 51m Intermediate
1. Basics You Need to Know
2. Working with Sketches
3. Working with Scanned Color Illustrations
Saving for print2m 15s
5. Creating Mood Boards
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