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Mermaid Tail eBook "Design Theory and Principles"

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In this eBook I take you through the theory and principles of mermaid tail design. This is not a step by step tutorial on designing a mermaid tail, but rather information to help guide you on your creation journey.

This eBook covers the following:

  • What Tools to Use
  • Symmetry Tools
  • When to Use Symmetry
  • Wonky Symmetry Line Example
  • Using Real Fish for Reference
  • Inspiration from Other Sources
  • Inspiration from Other Mermaid Tail Makers
  • Making a Mood Board
  • Selecting the Right Monofin
  • Example Monofin Shapes
  • Making an Appealing Design
  • Shape Language
  • Interesting Silhouettes
  • Colour Theory
  • Colour Harmony Formulas
  • Colour Context
  • How Colours Make Us Feel
  • Differences from Screen to Screen
  • The Science of Colour Underwater
  • Creating a Colour Palette with Pantone Colours
  • How to Check Pantone Colours
  • Contrast is KING
  • What Does "High Contrast" Mean?
  • What About Brushes?
  • Mermaid Scale Design
  • Scale Sheets
  • Layer Style Example
  • Real Fish Scale Reference
  • Other Scale Reference
  • Pattern Reference
  • Texture Reference
  • Blended Waistbands
  • Protecting Your Work

Intermediate knowledge of your chosen digital artwork creation tool (in my case Photoshop) will help you better understand some aspects of this eBook.

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Last updated Jun 28, 2023

28.9 MB
40 pages


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