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final process for earthworm holiday card

I do my finalizing in Photoshop. After piecing the two scans together I import the line art file from Illustrator and use it as a Multiply layer above the color artwork. No mater how carefully I am in the painting phase some of the line work will need to be adjusted. I move back and forth between the line art and the color layers making small edits and adjustments until I am satisfied that the image will print out in a coherent image at the final size. The last thing I do is add my signature to the image. I save it in 3 files. One at high res, one at low res and one with my watermark in the lower left hand corner with a copyright notice and my web site url. …