The Artisan 1 Collection
The Artisan 1 Collection features 1 background texture in 10 beautiful color tones, filled with fantastic textural marks and 2 bonus textures, also featuring fantastic brushwork, to give your photo a true, artistic look with hand-painted flair.
Use these textures "as is" to add a painterly feel to your photographs by placing them on a layer under your subject and masking away the subject's original background. Using your transform tool in your software, you can stretch them and position them exactly where you need them for your art. You can also use these textures as overlay layers to enhance existing photos or to add unique color tones throughout your artistic images. These also make wonderful beginning backgrounds for your digital paintings!
This collection contains a total of 10 textures, all for one low price. Download is presented as TWO (2) large zip files. Textures are 6000x6000 pixels in size and are large size JPG files. Due to the large file size, the download may take several minutes to complete, depending on the speed of your internet connection.
Then I decided to use two of the colors in this texture set to give him a true artistic look. I placed him on top of #8, and I masked away his background down to the wall. Adjusting the opacity of the masking brush, I then masked away some of the wall, leaving enough of the original wall to keep his sitting spot in place. This brought some of those cool, textural brush marks into the wall, giving it a much more artistic look. To brighten things up, as well as bring some of the texture into the little fox, I opened texture #9 on top and set it to soft light mode. And here is the final result: