Category Archives: Illustration

A collection of my illustrations

Tutorial | Basic Color Harmony

Harmony in a Color Pallet from Scott Franson on Vimeo. This Tutorial shows one way to use Adobe Photoshop to create color harmony. Mixing a bit of one color into the other colors in your pallet will give the colors … Continue reading

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Life in Lyman | Shhhh

There are some things that only a kid can come up with. One of my favorite is from my son. “Shhh please be quiet my foots asleep.” Submitted to www.illustrationfriday.com

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diModule | Overlapping texture with scale

Overlapping texture with scale | Changing the scale of the texture assigned to a brush creates visual color mixing. 1. Add a texture to the brush. Notice that the texture assigned to the brush can be scaled. 2. This image … Continue reading

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diModule | Adding texture to a brush

Adding texture to a brush | This process simulates how a textures surface such as canvas or gesso influence the texture. Applying a texture to the brush 1. add a texture [diModule | Creating texture] 2. open the brushes pallet| … Continue reading

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diModule | Creating Textures

Creating texture | One way to add a human touch to illustrations created in Adobe Photoshop is to create your own textures. diModule Contents page I create my textures on 8.5 x 11 inch hardboards. While it is not necessary … Continue reading

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Stacked Spools

An exploration of the simple beauty of colored thread on wood spools | This image was started for the BYU-Idaho Faculty Art show in the Fall of 2010. A work in progress I did exhibit a version of this, but … Continue reading

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Painting No.012811

Painting No.012811 by Scott E Franson | size: 5×7 | media: digital Coming up with an idea is always a challenge and this was no exception. I knew that I wanted to use the technique of painting a series of … Continue reading

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