How to Apply Texture on Human Face: Photoshop Tutorial

Today in this tutorial I am going to applying texture on a human face in Adobe Photoshop. You can learn many new techniques from this tutorial. This tutorial take just your one hour and after struggle this one hour you feel very happy, when you see the final result. I hope you will definitely appreciate our this awesome creation. So feel free and share your comments with us.

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Tutorial details:

  • Program: Adobe Photoshop CS5
  • Difficulty: Intermediate
  • Estimated Completion Time: 1 Hour

Learn How to Apply Texture on Human Face РFinal Preview

Final Preview

Tools and Resources

Tools and Resources

Photoshop Tools

  • Polygonal Lasso Tool
  • Pen Tool
  • Brush Tool

External Resources

Lets start to create how to applying texture on face in Photoshop.

Step 1

Create a new document (Ctrl+N) 1000×700 of size.

Create New Document

Step 2

First of all I am going to start this tutorial to add the Man Picture in Photoshop.

Add First Picture

Step 3

Now select the Pen Tool from tool penal and create a path on the face portion as like in preview.

Create a Path

Right click on path and select the (Make Selection) option.

Make Selection

After make a selection press (Shift+Ctrl+I) and hit delete button to delete the outer area of picture.

Delete The Outer Area

Step 4

Here I am going to add the second picture in Photoshop which is Tree Texture Picture that you download to click on this link.

Add Texture Picture

Set the Blend Mode to (Multiple) of this texture picture.

Set Blend Mode

Step 5

Duplicate texture layer two time and set these duplicate layers top of the all layers and set first one texture Blend Mode to (Normal) and opacity (40%).

Duplicate Texture and Set Opacity

Step 6

Select man face image, make a selection to the left eye with Polygonal Lasso Tool as like in preview.

.Make a Selection

Press (Ctrl+J) to duplicate the eye and move it top of the all layers.

Duplicate Eye

Step 7

Again select man face image and repeat the step 6 as like on right eye.

Make Right Eye Selection

Press (Ctrl+J) to duplicate the right eye and move to top of the all layers.

Duplicate Eye and Move Top