How to create a rainbow girl illustration

How to create a rainbow girl illustration
How to create a rainbow girl illustration.

On a new uncolored background with the dimensions 500×400, 72dpi create the next picture using the tool

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

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How to create a rainbow girl illustration

For your convenience are indicated the color code. Keep using the same instrument, we’ll create the next picture:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

…and more:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

In this way we got a colored picture:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

We’ll add some extra-effects using instruments Blending options, the function Drop Shadow.

…and we got:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

We’ll black out the right picture’s edge choosing the instrument Gradient tool

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

and we got the next picture:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

After that we’ll take the girl’s picture and cut out the background using the instrument

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

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How to create a rainbow girl illustration

Then, on the same file with the right button of the mouse choose Blending options. Choose Colour Overlay and set out the black colour:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

Now the girl became a silhouette:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration

We have to add only the girl’s shadow. We’ll copy the girl’s background and the copy we’ll transform using the function Free Transform provoked by the right mouse’s button. Move the shadow on a short distance and on the shadow’s background we’ll change the opacity like this:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration
How to create a rainbow girl illustration

Put through everything together and we got the next picture:

How to create a rainbow girl illustration