Then add small rectangles located at an angle of 45 degrees, as shown in the middle figure, and place small triangles at their ends, as shown in the right figure:
Coloring Element “The Devil’s Knees”
After you smooth and round the corners, you can use the command Edit> Transform> Flip Vertically to complete the shape of the element. Decorate the Devil’s Knees with large triangles in the upper and lower parts of the element and several small triangles in the center, as shown in the figure below.
As you noticed, all elements use the same methods and very simple shapes. Their combination gives a variety of ornaments:
3. Creating a frame and auxiliary elements
Let’s create some frames for the ornament. Continue reading
Delete the background quickly
Use the Quick Selection tool to quickly select the elements that you want to save in the image. The tool looks like a brush with a small dotted ball at the end. This should be the fourth tool on top of the toolbar.
The Quick Selection tool automatically finds the borders near which you click, adding them to the selection:
Click near the borders of the elements that you want to save. Click and scroll through the image, and the details that you want to save that are not the background will be highlighted. Continue until everything you need to save is included in the selection. Continue reading