Mouse painted An elegant yellow tulip

This photoshop lesson will teach you how to paint an elegant yellow tulip with your mouse. Ok, let’s begin.

The following photo is the final painting, what do you think about this? I promise, when you finish this tutorial step by step, you can also make this.

Start the menu command: File ( file ) <New ( New) named: " tulip ", and of course what you would like.


<One> drawing the first petal

Step1, Layer (layer ) : create a new layer.

Step2, toolbar: select the pen tool. Draw a petal. If you can not do this one time, and never worry about this, then you can also click on the toolbar button node control for each point editing. Remember to hold the Alt key can be separately controlled side node.

Step3, menu command: Window ( window )


Step4: we obtain the petal shape, now need to fill it with color. Select a main color for petals using foreground color for flower, for example ( R:252; G:220; B:23 ) OK. This can also be determined by your own.


Step5, Paths panel: hold down the Work path into the lower path filled the foreground color.

Step6, back to the Layer: new panel with layer2, press Ctrl and click on the layer1 layer on the keyboard to make it float.

Step7, tool panel: click the foreground to edit it ( R:126; G:61; B:7 ), select the brush tool: Type: soft edges; size: about 150px, color along the edge.


Step8, opened a new layer of layer3. ( remember: more layers, more easy to modify, but more slowly, but the much layer will occupy more OS memory).

Step9, to spend with crack.

( 1 ) tool panel : select the lasso tool, draw the arbitrary shape.

( 2 ) filled the foreground color: menu command: Edit <Fill, OK.

( 3 ) menu commands: Filter <Blur <Gaussian Blur  Radius:9px Gauss. Click OK to confirm.



( 4 ): Back Layer panel : Layer3 Opacity ( opaque) set as: 25%.


Step10, in order to make petals looks more nice. Open a new layer as Layer4. The tool panel: the foreground color is set to: ( R:84; G:80; B:0 ), select the brush tool: Type : the edge of the soft, size: 55px. Press Ctrl and click on the Layer1 layer on the keyboard to make it float. The menu command: Select  <Inverse . Part Delete will remove the extra. Return to the Layer  panel : Layer4 Opacity set as: 66%


< two >, drawing second petals

1, open a new layer 5;

2, the toolbar: select the pen tool, drawing the two petal shape.

3, the method combined with the < One > drawn second petals.


< three >, similarly to draw the third, four petals.

You must pay attention to in the painting process:

1, good control of the brush size, pressure;

2, change color friend, it is related to the irradiation of light;

3, adjust the layer opacity;

4, the fuzzy filter, the implementation of the " filter – Blur – Gauss fuzzy " command.


All painted several petals combination together.


Mouse painted tulip " stem ".

1, add a new layer

2, toolbar: Foreground color set ( R:84; G80; B:0 ), select the pen tool, draw a path and then select the brush tool, brush size is 13PX.

3, path panel: path trace into the scanning selected path load in.


4, the same draw high light, stem stroke: white, the brush size is 5PX.

5, the implementation of the " filter – Blur – Gauss fuzzy " processing, fuzzy radius of 3 pixels, then the layer opacity to about 50%.


6, combined all stem layers into a single layer.

7, layers panel: click on the add layer mask button, toolbars: linear gradient tool, from the upper to the oblique angle of 45 degrees to pull black and white gradient.


< four >, leaves

1, opened a new page, hidden other layers, to draw the leaves.

2, we use the pen tool to draw a leaf shape, and then fill color: R:0; G:73; B:0;


3, draw the bright face in the same way ( R:64; G:119; B:53 ) and dark ( R:0; G:49; B:0 ).

4, copy bright side and dark side layers, each of them performs menu commands: filter – noise – add noise, parameter is 12%, then the implementation of " filter – Blur – running fuzzy " commands, parameters for Angle:50, Distance:80PX.



5, the layers panel: set the layer blending mode to overlay mode: they get texture effect leaves.

6, the last in the use of the brush tool to draw the details of leaves, after the paintings will show all layers.

< five >, make some water on flowers

In order to let this " tulip " will not wither, I give it every day watering, now I give it to you, you should take care of it. Remember, don’t forget to give it water.

The top 1, take a picture placed tulip.

2, the layer blend mode to: overlay. The final result is obtained.


Summary: this lesson mainly introduce how to use Photoshop mouse painted tulip, let you feel the fun of painting, and flexible use of the brush tool, enhance understanding of the layer blending mode.

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