last week, John and Sherry over at Young House Love hosted a giveaway from Nella Designs that left me absolutely pining. as one of only 3,630 entries, i totally thought the odds were working in my favor. so you can imagine my surprise and disappointment when i wasn't the winner.
|can i have one for every room, please?|
i would love to purchase a custom silhouette from Nella Designs, but my pockets are a bit shallow right now, at least when it comes to purchasing things for my closet and our home. so i decided to have a crack at it myself. surely it can't be hard. hmmm...now what is it that all of these tools in Photoshop do?
clearly i had no idea what i was doing. luckily for me, the internet is a beautiful thing. all i had to do was search for "silhouette in Photoshop" and i was led here. and when i had no idea how to use the pen tool? oh, looky here.
after just a couple hours of playing around, here's what i ended up with: