Pixelating a Photo into a Background

Here is the technique used for my signature poppy quilt below:  a background that looks like pieced 1 inch squares but isn't.  It's a simple filter in Photoshop Elements, but as you'll see in the video, there is a bit more to it for getting a good background depending on the photo you are using.

Pixelating a Photo into a Background
Here is the technique used for my signature poppy quilt below:  a background that looks like pieced 1 inch squares but isn't.  It's a simple filter in Photoshop Elements, but as you'll see in the video, there is a bit more to it for getting a good background depending on the photo you are using.


VIDEO - pixelate a background.mp4
12 mins
TO PRINT - pixelating instructions.pdf
1.51 MB