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ArtPlay Caducous Inspiration

By Sunday, October 2, 2022 (MDT) No Comments

Inspiration for using the ArtPlay Caducous Collection for digital scrapbooking and photo artistry in Adobe Photoshop and Elements

This post is intended to give you guidance on using ArtPlay Palette CaducousArtsyTransfers and co-ordinating digital assets

ArtPlay Caducous Inspiration

Click on the images below to access complete digital design supply lists and process notes.

Autumn Splendor | Joan Robillard

1. Lead the Eye

Place elements with distinguished LINE to intentionally move the eye.

  • Notice how the stitching Connects the photo to the MultiMedia element.
  • This then ‘Moves the eye‘ down through the string to the bottom of the photo artistry design.
  • It almost completes a ‘full circle’ through the all the Focal Points.

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Klickitat Color | Diane Weber

2. Extend the Theme

Use digital elements to extend your photo and support the theme of your artsy digital scrapbooking layout.

  • Notice how Diane has Supported her Photo using elements and a transfer from ArtPlay Palette Caducou.
  • She adjusted the color of the leave element to better Mirror the red leaves in her imagery.
  • Photoshop Brushes Winter Branches No. 1  with the application of a Drop Shadow Layer Style extend the Theme of her design.

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Payton Lake | Laura Tringali Holmes

3. Play with Color

Use your ‘creative license’ and pick a totally fun colored background.

  • Notice how Laura’s color choice mirrors some of the Accent colors in her artsy digital scrapbooking design.
  • This in turn create a Visual Triangle which leads the eye around the parameters of her masked photo.
  • It also provides an unexpected element of Tension to the photo artistry.

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Play | Ulla-May Berndtsson

4. Modify your DigitalART

Use the tools in Photoshop to adjust your digital assets to better support your photos.

  • Ulla-May rotated a clipping mask from FotoBlendz Overlays No. 17 to change the Orientation to landscape.
  • She also blended 2 papers using Blending Modes to create her layout foundation.
  • Notice how this the Depth of Color to better support her photo.

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Letchworth | Miki Krueger

4. Frame with Textures

Use paper texture brushes or overlays to frame your blended photos.

  • Miki Blended her photo using FotoBlendz Overlays No. 17 to create the photo artistry.
  • She duplicated the layers and applied Blending Modes to enhance and increase Depth of Color. 
  • A ‘Paper Texture’ overlay from ArtPlay Palette Caducous was used to Frame the Masked Photo in her artsy digital scrapbooking design.

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More Inspiration

Click on the images below to access complete digital design supply lists and process notes.

Big Buck | Susan Lacy

Making The Best | Michelle James

Near and Far | Michelle James

Neighborhood | Diane Weber

Love Mum | Michelle James

Hello Splendor | Ulla-May Berndtsson

Fall | Miki Krueger

Fall Hike | Diane

Pandemic Autumn | Laura Tringali Holmes

Leaf | Joan Robillard

Hello Wild Flower | Michelle James

Boletus Feram | Adryane

Fall | Nancy Adams

Hurrah | Michelle James

Autumn | Nancy Adams

ArtPlay Caducous Collection


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