How to use different colors by using same brush?

This is a photoshop tutorial which will show you how to color a brush image.

Step by step using colors and filter effects

1. Create a blank layer, give a name the layer. It can be any size, in this sample I used 800x600 pixels.

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2. Create a an empty layer. To do so quickly click on square icon next to garbage / delete icon on layers toolbar.

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3. Choose a color and use the brush on this layer. I used chocolate brush in this example.

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4. Duplicate the layer.

5. On main toolbar click image> adjustments>> hue/saturation. then adjust new color. I made green for the leaf.

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Hue will change the color itself.
Saturation will change the intensity of the color.
Also Brightness will change the darkness of the color. If you play around with these settings, and you can achieve all kinds of color variations!

6. After adjusting new color layer ( in this case green) , you can erase the area that you do not want to show.
You can use laslo tool to delete the certain area.

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7. In a new layer I used dark pink color with blur effect cover the strawberry area. Deleted pink color around the image.

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8. After adjusting new color layer ( in this case dark green) , you can erase the area that you do not want to show.

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9. Then I used Filter to give depth in the image. Filter >>Brush Strokes>> Accented Edges.
You may use any other Filter effect to create interesteing texture. There are many filter effects on photoshop.

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Watch the video of how to color and use effects on brushes

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