Tiny Pixel Heart :
Written and Copyright © Krissy's New Bees
This is my own creation, any similarities to other
tutorials is purely coincidental and unintentional.
Move the hand along each step you are on so you don't lose track:
Just left click on the hand and drag to where your at:
Step 1: We are going to
make a mini heart. It's called a mini because it is
actually a very small heart that goes with the mini
class of pixels. In pixels there are regular pixels and
mini pixels. Our heart is a mini.
Step 2: Open a new
transparent image 30x30 in PSP. Magnify your image to
1000%. You can magnify your image by using the scroll
button on your mouse or by going to View>Zoom. You
should now have the following image:
Step 3: Grab your paint
brush and use the following settings. Usually when
working with pixel painting/coloring/drawing your
settings will not change. I have never had to use any
other setting while working in pixels. Set your brush
color to #d01516 for both foreground and background
Step 4: Starting in the
middle of your image follow the chart below for the
placement of your pixels. A pixel is one click of your
left mouse button. Even if you click in the same spot
more than once, that is still considered a pixel.
Usually the number of pixels if it is more than 1 or 2
will be shown by a number next to that series in a
Step 5: Grab your magic
wand and select inside your heart outline. Flood
fill with color #fb090e.
Step 6: Keeping your
selected area selected go to Selections>Float.
Step 7: Go to Effects>3D
Effects>Cut Out. Use the following settings. This is
where the shading is done and gives the pixel either a
realistic look or a cartoon look. It all depends on how
much shading you do and the colors you have used to
paint your drawing with.
is what your heart should look like now.
Step 8: Reduce your image
to 100% and adore your little mini heart.
1. Turn in your heart from the lesson directions.
2. Make 2 other hearts of different colors.
3. A total of three hearts.
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