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Kelby Media DVD: Fay's Master Background Collection

Kelby Media DVD: Fay's Master Background Collection


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The Kelby Training DVD, Fay's Master Background Collection takes your images from photographs to works of painted wonderment. Sirkis teaches you how to "paint" your photographs using Adobe Photoshop and Corel Painter to simulate watercolor or oil paintings, and then some. Using "Layer Masks" in Photoshop, and Clone and Quick Clone in Corel Painter, you'll see how easy it is to make your pictures look like canvassed masterpieces. In addition, the DVD comes with over 100 ready-to-use backgrounds. Included you'll find oil, watercolor, abstract, impressionist backgrounds and more.

About the Presenter
Fay Sirkis is an internationally recognized portrait artist, photographer and instructor. She is a beta tester and evangelist for Adobe Photoshop and Corel Painter. Her commissioned portraits and paintings are held in private collections internationally, and also exhibited in museums and art galleries
In this DVD You'll Learn
  • The "Background" is key to defining your artwork
  • How to simulate the look of Oil, Watercolor, Pastels, and more just by using different styles of backgrounds
  • How to use "Layer Masks" in Photoshop with Fay's Sandwich Technique to combine the background with your art piece
  • Learn how to use Clone and Quick Clone in Corel Painter to bring your artwork into the background
  • How to size and resize your documents to give your artwork the best look on your final canvas
Included with this DVD:
  • Over 100 ready-to-use backgrounds from Fay's Master Background Collection that can be used in any size and in both Portrait and Landscape mode
  • Oil Backgrounds
  • Watercolor Backgrounds
  • Abstract Backgrounds
  • Impressionist Backgrounds
  • Children's Backgrounds
Subject Photoshop / Corel Painter tutorial
Presenter Fay Sirkis
Number of Discs 1
Publisher Kelby Training
Date Published June 20, 2011


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Much more then I expected.

By Bobby

from New York

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  • Compact
  • Easy to Use
  • Reliable
  • Very Proffessional


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    Comments about Kelby Media DVD: Fay's Master Background Collection:

    It's a wonderful tool as well as lots of information.

    • Primary use:
    • Business
    • Computer Platform:
    • PC

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