Making of Maija Luusua

Today I want to show you, how digital art pictures are created. A couple of month ago I showed you the “making of I love Helsinki”. Some elements are similar, but now and then we have different approaches.

Making of Maija Luusua

When counting all the layers and adjustment layers I ended with 103! On layers you work on the pictures, and with adjustment layers I can correct levels, curves, colors and more-
I am not going to show you every of the 103 layers!
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Colors and Psychology: Color circle

Today I want to talk ablut color psychology, symbolism of colors and how we might see colors.

Everybody sees colors in a different way. Some are talking about a very light blue, while others see the same color as a light purple. That’s why it is so difficult for graphic designers to fullfill the color wishes of their customers. Everbody knows it: “I want a very happy green for my website” and then they show you an example of this happy green which turns out to be the backside of some dried leaves. It is a way to see things.

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