View Full Version : New Paintkit Tips.. Anyone.
11 Apr 2009, 19:45
Hi all.. I've just finished my PC-6 Turbo Porter, and i've started a paintkit but i've never done one before. I've got a pretty good understanding of Paintshop pro but if anyone has any handy tips for me that would be greatly appreciated.
12 Apr 2009, 07:38
You must under Paintshop Pro work with Layers.
And save the finished Paintkit, for anotherone to use, not as bmp. Because if I download your Paintkit and when I open the bmp in PSP, it will me not show the Layers.
You have to save it as .psp File than i can use the Layer in PSP.
Hope this help a little bit.:)
Something I appreciate with a paint kit is to have the details contrasting for both light and dark paint. i.e. a layer of dark rivets and a layer of light rivets. That way they show up no matter what the colors used. If you offset the layers slightly you can also achieve a 3d look to them as well.
12 Apr 2009, 20:21
Ah right... I did'nt know that... that could certainly help, Thanx Lupo. What i wonder is .. how do i make a good windscreen texture like ai-aardvark planes or even some HTAI stuff have got.. I've just figured out (kinf of) how to do shadows.
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