How to Create Cartoon Effect with Pen Tool | Photoshop Tutorial (vexel art)

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This is a cartoon effect tutorial and also know as vector vexel effect. Now it was fun to create this file but oh my, it was nightmare to record tutorial for this, but still i did my best and tried to cover most important part that you guys need to know.

Mostly its about layer management and having knowledge of pen tool. i have fast forwarded a lot of parts but not the eyes and nose, i have shown how to make eyes in real time because in cartoon effect they are one of the most important parts.

I have also skipped body parts and spent more time on face and hair instead. Because once you learn one part others are just like them.

And again, i m saying it is not an easy things to do, specially if you are beginner. So, don’t feel sad or disappointed when things don’t work out as you though, its can be pretty long process so always have patience, and as always if you need any help ask me in comments. i will be more then happy to help you 🙂


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8 responses to “How to Create Cartoon Effect with Pen Tool | Photoshop Tutorial (vexel art)”

  1. Morgan Field Avatar

    Thanks for tutorial! I did it! It took a while and I needed patience as you mentioned. As a suggestion another tutorial would be helpful that would cover how to do other body parts (e.g., hands, legs, feet)…if you're up for it! I did it in Photoshop and then transferred the paths one at a time into Illustrator. Next time I'll see if I can do this in Illustrator where I have more tools with to be creative. I notice the highlight in the hair has a brush like quality to it but I would think it was a shape created by the pen tool. I don't mean to be picky but it would've been nice if you covered everything. But great job. You're really good!

  2. George HD Avatar

    what version of photoshop

  3. AVSM - Adult Video Site Maker Avatar

    I always wanted to try doing this without using a PS action.
    Thanx to you, now I can!

  4. Madhawa Niroshan Avatar

    that's nice i always needed to know how others doing it perfectly now i can show them my colors ^_^
    btw there's a little jumble from 6:009:00M

  5. Rahil Bhimjiani Avatar

    editing for fked up between 7-10 minutes

  6. Oliver Robertson Avatar

    You left all the cuts in btw.

  7. RedIcePlays Avatar

    also was waiting lol 🙂

  8. tim69ing Avatar

    Was waiting for another vid man 😀 thanks ur the best

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