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Watercolour Fun - Paint a Simple Portrait from a Photograph

Denise Hughes, Illustrator, Designer, Tutor

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7 Videos (13m)
    • Introduction

      1:21
    • Simplifying the face in Photoshop

      2:11
    • Trace it!

      1:20
    • Mask it!

      2:52
    • Paint it!

      2:09
    • The big reveal!!!

      2:02
    • You did it!

      0:52

About This Class

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Hi, 

Would you like to be able to paint a portrait from one of your own photographs? In this class you'll learn to do just that. 

You'll be using Photoshop to simplify your chosen photograph. I'll then take you through some simple steps in watercolor to transfer your Photoshop image in a beautiful portrait. 

It's so simple and quick you'll be creating portraits of your family and friends in no time. 

Denise

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Denise Hughes

Illustrator, Designer, Tutor

Denise Hughes is a freelance illustrator, surface designer and obsessive doodler who lives and works in Hampshire, UK. Denise works from her studio at The Sorting Office in Hampshire which she shares with 16 other makers and designers.

Denise has worked as a freelance illustrator for 10 years and currently licenses her designs internationally. She is represented by The Bright Group International. Denise combines digital work, watercolor and drawing to create her beautiful, contempora...

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