An Introduction to Making and Using Textures in Digital Art

Today on Katy Blogs Things, I’m talking about the many benefits of making and using your own textures! Textures are versatile tools that every digital artist ought to have at their disposal. By changing the layer mode, opacity, or color of a texture, you can create unique effects in your artwork using your own custom … More An Introduction to Making and Using Textures in Digital Art

Four Simple Types of Repeating Patterns, and How to Make Them in Photoshop

For the longest time, I thought that repeating patterns looked so hard to make… but earlier this year, I ended up proving myself wrong! When I started making my own repeating designs, I quickly went from feeling overwhelmed to realizing that there are all kinds of ways to create a seamless pattern, and many of them … More Four Simple Types of Repeating Patterns, and How to Make Them in Photoshop