Watercolor: Smart Texturing In Photoshop

Jamie Bartlett, Graphic designer and left-handed letterer

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6 Videos (20m)
    • Course Trailer

      1:03
    • Before We Begin

      0:32
    • Building The Smart Effect

      10:38
    • Reusing The Effect

      2:19
    • The Background Texture

      4:35
    • Thanks!

      0:24
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About This Class

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Learn how to build this completely customizable smart watercolor texture effect entirely within Photoshop, no outside resources needed. This effect dynamically updates based on your artwork. So you'll be able to reuse and re-customize the effect quickly and easily for future projects. The secret sauce behind this method is using Photoshop's smart objects and smart filters. You'll learn everything you need to know to quickly create this watercolor effect.

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Really great class with a thorough explanation of the steps. Plus effect looks really great and I would be definitely using it a lot.
Clear and fun! Thank you!

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Jamie Bartlett

Graphic designer and left-handed letterer

Jamie Bartlett is a graphic designer and left-handed letterer working out of Denver, CO. She graduated from John Brown University with a degree in Graphic Design and now runs a shop for her hand lettered designs and fonts. Her work reflects everything she loves in life: a good cup of coffee, nerdy design terms, tandem bikes, road trips, and so much more.

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