My Projects

This is all of my completed projects that I finished in Digital Design.

 

 

For this drawing I used the pencil, paint brush, and eraser tools.

rosesfinished

I decided to finish this drawing that I started a few weeks ago. I used the pencil, paint brush, and eraser tools for this drawing as well.

I usually don’t put color into my drawings but I like the way this one turned out.

girlfinished

 

Today was project day and I  decided to draw on the tablet.  At home I have a lot of old books and I enjoy drawing in them so I thought I would try that technique on the tablet. I got an old book page image off of google, then used the paint, eraser, and pencil tools to create an octopus. After that I colored it.

 

octopus

 

Today was project day and I drew on the tablet.

 

give me love

I used the paint brush, pencil, and text tools to create this. The inspiration for this is from the music video to the song Give Me Love by Ed Sheeran.

 

I used the text tool and the tablet to put the words on this photo.

 

watergirl

 

I used the paint, eraser, and pencil tools to draw this on the tablet.

 

i dont need you

I got the paint splatter image off google and changed the opacity to about 80%. I used the text tool to type the words in bold with a font size of  24pt. I centered the text by clicking the center text icon. I added a watermark using the text tool and changed the opacity to about 18%.

 

Today was a project day and I painted a lady:

 

george

 

I used the paint brush, pencil, and eraser tools to paint this using the tablet.

 

Today was a project day and I decided to work on the unfinished painting I started before Halloween.

Finished:

coralinedrawingfinished

I just added to the background using the paint brush tool and eraser.

I also started and finished a painting of Melanie Martinez from her ‘Dollhouse’ music video.

mmpainting

I got the pink background from google then added the polkadots using the paintbrush tool. I then used the paintbrush, pencil, and eraser tools to draw the outline, then paint her.  I used the top photo as a reference for her face and hair and the bottom as a reference for her bow and dress.

 

Today was a project day and I continued to work on the project I started wednesday.

Finished:

scenefinished

I used the paint brush, pencil, eraser, and blur tools to make this. For the shirt I got a galaxy image, copy and pasted underneath the girl outline, chose the quick selection tool and selected just the are of the shirt. I copied it, deleted the galaxy layer, then pressed cmd+v to paste the galaxy print into the shirt. I made the background using the same colors as the girls hair but at different opacities.

 

I started and finished another project using the same theme:

pastelgirl

 

I painted all of this except the skulls I copied them from google, pasted, then transformed them.

 

Today I finished the project I started yesterday.

Finished:

selfportrait3

The background is a picture of my bedroom wall, which has all my artwork and band lyrics. I painted the girl using the drawing tablet. I used the paintbrush, pencil and eraser tools.

 

I didn’t have time to post a picture of the project I finished on tuesday before break:

jack and sallyart

I painted this using the drawing tablet. First I painted the background black then I drew the outline using a white pencil. I continued coloring everything in with white pencil/paintbrush. I added the words using the tex tool. Then I used the warp tool to bend the words (lyrics from a blink 182 song) so that they would border the moon. I used the free transform tool to help with this.

 

I would also like to share a digital painting I did with my own tablet at home during the holidays.

photo

This is a painting of my mother and me. It was a part of her christmas present and she absolutely loved it.

 

Today I started a new project using the drawing tablet. I painted a girl with bright blue eyes and colorful hair.

time stands still

I drew the girl using the paint brush tool. I got the piercing images from google and used the free transform tool to scale them and I warped the nose ring to fit with the nose. The most difficult part of this was trying to paint it with no hard outlines. But I love how it turned out.

 

 

 

Today I created a cd cover for the cd that contains my art work that I have to send to a college.

cd template

I took the brain bench exam again nd still didn’t earn a certification. I did a small project for my friend Aileen who is a big fan of Beyonce.

beyonce fan picture

I got this picture and removed the face.

Then I got this picture from Aileen:

IMG_0635

I used the quick selection tool to select Aileen’s face, then I pressed cmd+j to move it to the original fan picture. I moved the new layer underneath the other one. I free transformed Aileen’s face so that it fit in the hole where the other girls face use to be.  Then I used the paint brush tool and the warp tool to make the new face blend in with the old picture. I also used the blur tool. Then I added a brightness/contrast layer.

The results:

beyonce and aileen 2

After doing that short project I started a new drawing on the tablet

So far this is what I have finished:

galaxy girl

I used the paint brush tool and eraser tool to make this. I used some really cool paint brushes that I downloaded to make the hair look like a galaxy.

 

Today I finished the project I started last Friday:

galaxy girl

Finished:

galaxy girl

I used the paint brush tools that I downloaded and the eraser tool.

Today I started a new project.

I started painting on the tablet and this is what I came up with:

jungle girl3

I used the paintbrush and eraser tools for the entire thing. I forget to work in different layers when Im painting but I remembered to make another layer for the background this time.

jungle girl 2

For the back ground I painted it green then downloaded a leaf brush set. I painted the leaves in different shades of green. I wanted the background to match her green eye.

jungle girl

 

Today I decided to redo one of my previous projects that I finished at the beginning of last semester to show how much I’ve improved with the tablet and photoshop.

Original:

watergirl

 

 

New version:

watergirl edited finished

I like the new version so much better. I used some star brushes that I downloaded for the sky. Im really happy with how it turned out.

I also started this project:

pink hair

 

Today I finished the project I started yesterday:
pink hair finished

 

Today I started a new project. Its a painting I finished using the tablet.

Outline:

hair outline

This is the basic outline. I usually always start drawing hair first. After that I might start with the skin.

Then I colored the hair.

hair color

After that I added more details.

hair details

Then I painted the background black.

Finished:

Hair

 

Today I started working on my friend Aileen’s senior announcements. so far I edited a few of the pictures I know she wanted.

Before:

back cover 1front coverback cover 2

 

After:

back cover 1 edited fronmt cover edited back cover 2 edited

I brightened her smile, removed some blemishes and lightened the first photo a bit. I also changed the color of her toe nail polish to match her finger nail polish.

Here is what I have for the front cover so far:

front cover announcement

Today I continued working on Aileen’s senior announcements. I started on the back and this is what I have so far:

Back:

aileens back cover

Today I finished Aileen’s senior announcements.

Front:

front cover announcement

Back:

aileens back cover finished

For the back I used the same gray color of the front font for the background color. I made a part of the back pink to put the information on. I typed the information using the text tool. I resized the photos using the free transform tool to fit perfectly in the grey area.

Today I finished my senior announcements.

Front:

my front cover finished

Back:

my back cover finished

Here are the original pictures:

my front cover

DSC_2235

They were very dark looking so I brightened them up using the brightness/contrast tool. I cropped the bottom photo and flipped it horizontally. I used the spot removal tool on the top photo to get rid of some stray hairs.I used some of the photoshop actions my teacher showed me today. To the top photo I added the action ‘lens flare only (right)’. For the bottom photo I opened it in camera raw and edited it there. Im not quite sure what I did but I made it look brighter and the colors look more vibrant. Then I added the action ‘lens flare only (right)’ to it.

I added the top photo to the 5×7 background that I colored a light purple.

Screen Shot 2015-04-09 at 10.38.32 AM

Then I used the rectangular marquee tool to make a rectangle on top of the photo. I used the paint bucket tool to color the inside of the rectangle black. Then I drew another rectangle inside that one and pressed delete. This left a thin outline of the rectangle. I lowered the opacity:

Screen Shot 2015-04-09 at 10.40.06 AM

I duplicated that a few times and resized it:

Screen Shot 2015-04-09 at 10.43.31 AM

Then I added some purple rectangles:

Screen Shot 2015-04-09 at 10.44.41 AM

After that I added my schools name and my name, then I got some flowers from google and lowered their opacity and thats all.

For the back I just used the exact same colors and basically just moved the rectangles and stuff from the front cover over to the back cover image.

 

Today was a project day and I started a new painting using the tablet. I decided I wanted to paint a girl with her face painted like a sugar skull.

I started drawing the face and ended up with this:

face start

After that I stated working on the hair and makeup:

more hair and makeup

More makeup:

and more makeup

Then I changed the color of the hair:

and done

After that I selected half of her face and pasted it to a new document:

pasted on new paper

I colored the whole background black:

black background

Then I painted a blue rose:

blue rose added

I duplicated it a few times and resized and rotated the duplicates and thats it:

day of the dead

 

Today was a project day and I painted a portrait of ariel from the little mermaid.

Outline:

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 9.52.29 AM

I added some different skin tones:

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 9.54.21 AM

Then I colored everything:

realistic ariel

 

Today I started my “final project”. The final project is an 11″x17″ poster. This poster is suppose to display the skills we have learned this year. We have until May 13th to complete it.

Today I made two separate posters that go together. I might make a few more and combine them all in the end to make one poster.

last projectlast project 2

The first thing I did was use a paint splatter shaped paint brush. I used different shades of blue, purple and pink:

Screen Shot 2015-05-06 at 9.33.29 AM

Then I selected a regular paint brush in the color white and painted the top border and the dots and for the 2nd painting I also selected different star brushes to put at the end f the strings. I also painted a moon on one of them:

Screen Shot 2015-05-06 at 9.34.07 AMScreen Shot 2015-05-06 at 10.30.28 AM

After that I drew the girls in the painting with a white paint brush:

Screen Shot 2015-05-06 at 9.34.21 AMScreen Shot 2015-05-06 at 10.32.47 AM

Then I painted a rose and duplicated it. I resized and rotated all the duplicates and thats it:

last projectlast project 2

 

Today I finished the End of Year project:

I drew this today:

last project 3

Then added it and the two drawings from yesterday onto a 17″x11″ canvas and made tham fit onto it:

Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 9.23.16 AM

Then I painted the left over background

Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 9.21.01 AM

added dots:

Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 9.24.15 AM

added lines using the rectangular marquee tool and the paint bucket tool:

Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 9.29.26 AM

added purple star dust to the lines:

Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 9.30.02 AM

added more roses:

Screen Shot 2015-05-07 at 9.31.58 AM

added stars using a star brush

finished last project

and finally I added more triangles:

finished last project

 

Today I painted a picture for my mom for mother’s day:

mothers day project

I started with this outline:

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 10.23.00 AM

Then I painted the background black and added shading:

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 10.23.55 AM

Then I added more details to the faces:

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 10.24.53 AM

I added pink and tan skin tones:

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 10.25.47 AM

I colored the hair and baby blanket:

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 10.26.38 AM

I added more details to the hair and remade the lines to the outline thicker:

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 10.27.48 AM

After that I drew a white rose and duplicated it a few times. I resized and rotated the duplicates as needed:

Screen Shot 2015-05-08 at 10.28.50 AM

I copied the rose layer, moved it under the original rose layer and colored that layer a reddish brown using the paint bucket tool:

mothers day project

 

Today I made a poster of all of the projects I’ve done this year:

all projects

All I did was copy and paste each picture on then I used the free transform tool to resize them.

Today I wanted to try something new. i attempted a watercolor painting with the tablet:

Screen Shot 2015-05-12 at 9.37.16 AM

I started with an outline of a girl then found a random paint brush that gave me the water color effect.

Screen Shot 2015-05-12 at 9.34.06 AM

I painted with a low opacity so that it would look more water color:

Screen Shot 2015-05-12 at 9.34.49 AM

Screen Shot 2015-05-12 at 9.37.16 AM

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