[thelist] Colourizing B&W Line Art

Michele Foster (WizarDev) michele at wizardev.ca
Sat Mar 12 17:41:54 CST 2005

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andy Warwick" <mailing.lists at creed.co.uk>
> The best way is as follows (Photoshop 6)

> This way all the soft edges will be retained, and you can put the image
> onto any colour background (or even use it with a transparent
> background).
> In effect, you use an inverted version of the image to 'knock-out' a
> solid layer of the chosen green colour, complete with fuzzy edges and
> semi-transparent areas.

Thank you to everyone that replied both on list and off list.  I now have my
line art in the colour I need for the web site.  :)

A special thanks to Peter for fixing that border image and to Andy for his
very thorough instructions and to Richard for yet another way to do this
.... awesome!!

Greatly appreciated.


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