Process Post for the Process Log

I didn’t really put any “in progress” pictures in my summative post, so I thought I’d do another post here showing my ~process~. I’m doing Balloon Guy because he’s become my mascot.

Here’s the original photo of the balloon, which I used the liquify filter on and then dodged and burned to give the illusion of mass:

And now my second circle, which will be his own balloon:

I then used the paint tool to add eyes and the “string” of the “balloon”:

I don’t label my layers. I’m a #problematicfave.

Here’s what my layers would have looked like ┬áif I had labeled them: