The author of this tutorial is Valentina Aynagos.
Often on the street, in a cafe, or at a train station one will often see people with a distinctive style. Sometimes a special style of dress is not simply a fad, but an expression of individuality or a sign of belonging to a particular subculture. Nevertheless, imagination can not only be shown through appearance, but also through creativity. In the following tutorial a photo of anime girls was tranformed into an original color drawing in less than a minute. All that is needed is a little imagination and AKVIS Sketch.
Use the blue pencil (Effect Area Tool) to mark areas in the image that will remain unchanged. Use the green pencil (Blur Area Tool) to indicate the area to be blurred.