Smudge painting and portrait brush effects on a photo of Mr.Gaurav Chaudhary – Technical Guruji he is one of the best YouTubers on youtube… I like his positive attitude and honesty…towards the viewer of youtube
Smudge Brush painting is an art technique where a picture is smudged within a way to create an image that looked like painted.
in this tutorial you will be able to learn step by step how to make Smudge Brush painting.
Then let’s start with Smudge Brush (Gaurav Chaudhary -Technical Guruji)
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Step 1: – Open image
Take one pictures or image for that Go to ‘File > Open’ or Press Ctrl/Cmd + O.
Step 2: – Duplicate image
Right click on layer and select duplicate layer. repeat step again that means we want to duplicate layers
Step 3: – Apply the unsharp
Hide all layers and show only the topmost layer and Go to ‘Filter > sharpen>unsharp mask’. anything you will take value those suitable for your image. and repeat the step again.
Step 4: -Apply high pass image
Apply high pass to top most layer for that Go to ‘Filter > other>High Pass’ again take your own values for your image.
Step 5: – layer blend
ok then visible (click on eye button on layer) top layers then select top most layer. after that select overlay Go to ‘layer > Blend>Overlay’.
Step 6: – Merge layer
Merge top most layers for that Click first layer hold shift then click second layer and press Ctrl/Cmd + E.
All of the above steps are making an image ready for smudging. you can start smudging. but if your image needs some finishing touch then do first. then start smudging
Step 8: -Smudge tool
Take the smudge tool for smudging. then select a smudge brush from the control bar. take reference from the below image.
Step 9: -Smudge brush Painting
Start smudging with a smudge brush tool. You have to be patient. it will take time.
“You have to use the brush tool according to the face flow or subject flow “
Step 10: – finally smudge painting ready
After done with smudging. your smudge paint is ready to clarify, this post is for smudge painting. I know you guys must be thinking about the background designing part. It depends on you. You can do as you like however, if you want to understand, you can watch the video given below and you can follow the steps by stopping it.