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Creating a cartoon rainbow

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Hello girls and boys! Today i want to make a cartoon rainbow... i really hope you will like it! You can actually integrate this rainbow in your future vector design.

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How to Create a Cartoon Rainbow in Photoshop

Usually when the sun is shining and it is raining at the same time, you can see a rainbow. The rainbow is a huge arch of colours in the sky. The number of rainbow colors is seven. These seven colors are: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet.

Create a new PSD file, size 1750x230 px. Create a new layer called Rainbow and fill it with color white.

Add a Gradient Overlay to the Rainbow layer.

We have to add the seven rainbow colors in equal parts like shown in the preview. The colors are violet(#ea3bec), indigo(#8737ff), blue(#008aff), green(#48ff00), yellow(#fff600), orange(#ff9600) and red(#ff3c00).

Right click on the Rainbow layer and choose Conver to Smart Object.

We will create a new PSD document called "Cartoon Rainbow". Create the Background Sky layer and fill it with color #22d8e8 .

Duplicate the Rainbow layer in this new PSD file.

Go to Edit > Transform > Warp and choose Arch with Bend 50.

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5 comment(s) for "Creating a cartoon rainbow"

attlantida
attlantida
7:00 AM Sunday, November 29, 2009
Very nice! reply
antonyo
antonyo
7:00 AM Sunday, November 29, 2009
Great work! Thank you for sharing reply
danutza
7:00 AM Monday, February 15, 2010
This is great work !??? Maybe this is ... reply
johnika
5:30 AM Saturday, December 08, 2012
I like this rainbow very much reply
walter
12:26 PM Thursday, May 04, 2017
Nice tutorial, thanks for share reply

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