A lot of you have been wondering how to go about changing the background colors of a layer; here’s a quick guide. Fire up Pixlr X in your browser, and let’s start off with selecting the layer you want to make changes to.
Here’s what you need to do:
- Remove the background using our Cutout Tool set
- In the Cutout tool sidebar, select ‘Extract as Layer’
- Click on Arrange and select ‘Background’
- Choose the colors in the picker and adjust as you see fit
If you’re still unsure or need a little assistance, check out the videos below to get a visual guide.
Removing the background
Changing the background colors
Photo used in the tutorial video by Ian Dooley on Unsplash.