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Easy Coloring a Cartoon Using Photoshop for Beginners !

This is a tutorial for the beginners as we have been seeing many advanced tutorials till now i would like to start of with the simple and basic Photoshop coloring. I use a Photoshop CS4  this simple work can be done in any version of Photoshop.

Now we shall learn how to do this character !

Easy Coloring a cartoon using Photoshop

First Draw this cartoon character in an A4 size paper and using markers make a final hard copy

 Scan the copy and set the gray scale may be using simple picasa software so that the black out lines are clearly seen

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Now open Photoshop software and go to

File > Open and select the file where you have stored the soft scanned character

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Now Select the Color for the body of this Character from the color pallet

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Now using the fill option fill the portion you want

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Now similarly choose various colors and fill the other parts of the character

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Now to give the yellow background choose the whiter background portion using the Magic tool from the tools option

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Now choose the Brush tool and select the color you want along with the brush size adjustments

For Increasing the size of the brush use " ] "  and to decrease the size use " [ " now make the background with one click

To de-select the  portion Press  Ctrl + d

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Now save the image by using the File option > Save As >

Type Filename and Format as JPG and press Save

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An active Box may appear saying JPEG option Do the following settings and press Ok

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Here is the final Out put 

Easy Coloring a cartoon using Photoshop

Am sure this tutorial would help you how to start off with Photoshop !

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