How to Draw a Converse “Chuck Taylor” Shoe in Photoshop

How to Draw a Converse “Chuck Taylor” Shoe in Photoshop
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Step 17

Create a new layer and make a shape like the image below. I made this shape red so that you could see the shape of it but fill your shape #f1f1f1
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Step 18

Duplicate this layer and add this Pattern Overlay to this second layer
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Step 19

Create a layer mask from this layer (circle inside a square icon) and erase away the pattern around the edges of this shape.
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Step 20

Create a new layer underneath this shape and add a bit of a shadow with a 15px soft round brush (color: #dbdbdc Flow: 100%). Also reapeat this same step but place it above this shape layer
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Step 21

Create a new layer and with a 58px soft round brush Flow: 25% Color: #e5e5e7 paint around the entire lining. Make sure to leave some areas white.
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Step 22

Create a new layer and with your pen tool selected make a line around the lining. Again make sure that your pen tool is set to 4px hard round brush #2f2f2f. Make your line and right click on the line and select stroke path.
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Step 23

Now we will add some highlights to this line. Create a new layer and with a small soft round brush #ffffff, paint in some highlights on the line. Then make this layer Opacity: 63%
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Step 24 Rings

Now we will create the holes or the rings that the shoe laces go through. Grab your Elliptical Marquee Tool and make a circle. Note: I like to hold down the shift key when doing this so that I get a even round circle. Fill it with #ffffff
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Step 25 Contract the selection

Select>Modify>Contract then click 'ok'
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Step 26

Press your delete key to delete the inside of the circle and apply these layer styles
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Step 27

Duplicate this layer and place it adjacent to the first ring
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Step 28

Repeat these last couple of steps again to make the circles but this time contract it by 2px instead of the 3px and duplicate this ring several times
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Now we will create the inside of the shoe. Grab your pen tool and make this shape and fill it with #ffffff
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Step 30

Create a new layer and with 26px soft round brush #b9b9b8 paint on the inner lining like so. Change around the Opacity to create different shades. Erase the unessary areas
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Step 31

Create a new layer and with a 8px soft round brush #ffffff, paint along the outer edge primarily at the top
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Step 32

Go back to one of your ring layers and duplicate it and place it on top of the inner lining of the shoe. Erase the part of the ring that overlaps the shoe.
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Step 33

Create a new layer underneath this silver ring and paint a dark shadow underneath using the paint brush tool. Don't use black but use a dark gray color.
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Step 34 Converse logo

Create a new layer and with your Elliptical Marquee tool make a circle and fill it with white
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Step 35

Create a new layer and with a 46px soft round brush #d6d4d4 shade in the circle. Erase the areas that go outside the circle
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Step 36

Create a new layer and name it 'Star' and grab your pen tool and make star shape and make a selection of it and fill it with #2a355d
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Step 37 Stitching

Create a new layer and with your elliptical tool make another circle a little bit smaller than your last one

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