Today I have a "twofer" for you. The first part of today's post comes from the book Essential Fashion Illustration: Digital, which is where I took my inspiration for the second part. Check out this cool digital effect for turning a modern magazine image into a vintage-style collage.
Click on these pages from Essential Fashion Illustration: Digital to enlarge and read more about digital effects collaging.
This is the card I made using the masking concept, but I used a vintage-style cat glasses rubber stamp.
I then found words from a magazine and a face to put them on "mask" like.
I really like working with magazine words and images. If you like to incorporate computer techniques or just be inspired by them, I bet you will like:
Essential Fashion Illustration: Digital is a complete, in-depth tutorial that guides you step-by-step through the digital techniques employed in fashion design and illustration, including vectorizing, adding color, and applying textures, transparencies, collages, and patterns. Through dozens of practical exercises, you'll enhance your skills using tools such as graphics tablets, scanners, cameras, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
Born in 1983 in La Serena, Chile, Loreto Binvignat Streeter now lives and works in Barcelona, Spain. She works simultaneously on illustration and fashion. Visit her online at www.loretobinvignat.com.