Howdy! Today we will draw pencil sketch of a girl by color mode in Photoshop. People are crazy to make their sketches from an artist. They pay heavy money to an artist for their sketches. I have thought about it and found an easy way to make colorful sketches in Photoshop. Here I’m going to share this great knowledge with you. If you don’t know about this then, read out this tutorial complete.
Image after Color Pencil Sketch
Steps to Draw Pencil Sketch of a Girl by Color Mode
Step 1: Open a Girl Digital Image
In the first step open a digital girl image from your computer into Photoshop window. Go to File -> Open from main Menu or press the key Ctrl + O. Here in the new window select your require picture from a computer and click on Open button.
Step 2: Make the Layer Via Copy
In Step 2 make the copy of the Background layer. Go to Layer -> New -> Layer via Copy or press the command Ctrl + Alt + J write the name of new copy layer as “Colorless”. After making the layer, now press the Command Shift + Ctrl + U to turn picture colorless.
Step 3: Adjustment Inverse and Color Doge Mode
Now go to the main menu Image -> Adjustment -> Inverse or press the command Ctrl + I. Select the Layer Mode Color Doge in an above side of Layer Panel. You will see the image will be converted into multi colors.
Step 4: Do Gaussian Blur
Make the Gaussian Blur Color Doge Layer, so go to Filter -> Blur -> Gaussian Blur from a main menu. In new window put the Radius 2.0 Pixels and click on Ok button. You will see the photo will be converted more sharp and clear sketch. Another use of Gaussian Blur here http://www.photoshophelps.com/2015/09/02/photoshop-tutorials-eliminate-bad-spots-from-skin-using-gaussian-blur/
Step 5: Adjust Color Mode on Color Layer
In Step 5 do click on Background Layer in Layer Panel and press the command Ctrl + Alt + J and enter the name Color and move this layer at the top. After that, reduce the Opacity 45 % of this layer and select the Layer Mode as Color in an above side of the Layer Panel. Learn more about layer modes here http://www.sitepoint.com/the-essential-guide-to-blend-modes-in-photoshop/.
Finally, we have made a colorful pencil sketch for a photo in Photoshop. I hope you will have understood it and try it at your end.
In the end, I can conclude that it is so easy to make color pencil art for digital photos in Photoshop. We have followed 5 steps to complete this all procedure, first opened an image from a computer. Made the copy layer and do colorless, Color Doge, and Gaussian Blur. Made another copy of background layer and changed Layer Mode as Color and reduced the Opacity, moved this layer at the top. Enjoy this amazing tutorial and do a piece of practical work at your end.