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Mobile Photography & Art – Tip of the Day! – ‘Build Your Own App’ by Jane Schultz

We are re-igniting our Tip of the Day section and kicking us off today is Jane Schultz.

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(All demonstration images ©Jane Schultz)

An Observation from Jane Schultz

Many of you have folders with your favorite textures and overlays. Applying them to images can be hit or miss..and time consuming. Procreate gives you the ability to “build your own app”, scrolling through your own favorites and applying them in whatever combination you choose. Simply load your texture or overlay images into the layers by tapping the wrench at the top left, then insert, and then insert flat image. 



By checking the little boxes on and off to the right of the various layers, you can turn them on and off selectively. 



You can also set up the blend modes and opacity in advanced, and adjust them as needed.



The edit you are working on should be your bottom image. When you are ready to edit, simply import it and drag it down below the other layers. The bottom image can get swapped out when you are ready to do another edit.

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Jane Schultz is a predominantly self-taught mobile artist from Pennsylvania, USA. Her work embodies a visual illustration of art created from mobile devices. Jane's images have been exhibited in museums, art centers, and galleries on an international basis, and featured in numerous publications for photography and mobile artistry. She was named multiple times as a Most Wanted Visionary by New Era Museum and declared a New Era Museum Artist. She has also been recognized in numerous art competitions including the Tzipac Gopix Exposée Awards and Eros Awards, JCC Annual International Mobile Photography Awards, Mobile Photography Awards, Florence International Photography Awards, and Mobile Digital Art & Creativity Summits. Jane curates for the New Era Museum and administers @ig_artistry, an Instagram hub which promotes originality, creativity, and emotive art.