Choose a favorite digital photograph. In this example, I have a picture of a little boy as shown below:
Open this picture in Use Microsoft Expression Graphic Designer
Simple steps to turn it into a “sketch”:
3. Then just click OK to accept the previewed image.
4. Now all you have to do is save your image.
Later, I will post how you can convert this image into vector data such that you can use path geometry to store it. Then you can open it in Microsoft Expression Interactive Designer for a host of other scenarios.