Tiny Pixel Bat
tutorial was created and put on this site on September 26, 2004.
For this tutorial
you will need:
Open a new image:
View > Zoom
> In by 5 steps. Repeat. If need be repeat again.
Set your foreground to black.
paint brush and set at:
Paint the bat
outline following the screenshot below:
Set your foreground to a medium gray, I am using #404040.
In each wing paint a line down starting at the peak going down.
Select your magic
wand and set at:
Click inside the empty areas of the bat.
Flood fill the selections with light gray, I am using #C0C0C0.
Selections > Float.
Effects > 3D
effects > Cutout > these settings:
Selections > Select none.
Activate your paint brush.
Set your foreground color to red, I am using #C00000.
Paint two dots on the head for eyes.
Save your Tiny Bat in your choice of format.
Examples made by my wonderful testers: