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How to paint text

Jan 21, 2012, 16:24
Post: #1
How to paint text
Hi I'm working on making a really awesome pic but I'm stuck. The style I use in all of my pics is by making a new layer, changing it to color mode, then making rainbow-ey colors with a really soft brush. Everything was going fine until I threw some text in there. Now when I paint, the text stays the same color! What gives? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Jan 21, 2012, 17:00
Post: #2
RE: How to paint text
Usual explanations:
- you have a selection elsewhere
- your layer isn't selected
- Color mode does nothing over pure black or pure white

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Jan 21, 2012, 17:13
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RE: How to paint text
(Jan 21, 2012 17:00)ofnuts Wrote:  Usual explanations:
- you have a selection elsewhere
- your layer isn't selected
- Color mode does nothing over pure black or pure white

That was it! The text was white. Thank you so much!
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