Is There An App for That?

No, really, I’m asking: does anybody know of a simple, free (ish) niche app to create (writer’s promo)¬†images like this one, which Louise G. White posted on twitter:

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Louise used Photoshop, which is awesome, the gold standard, and so forth, but fails both my requirements, being neither simple nor cheap.

Screenprint Art

When screenprinting, my son often starts with a photo and then Does Stuff to it in Photoshop and Illustrator before he prints the result, giving the image a new and remarkable story to tell.

pinkstorm

With the right software you can make a guy pink.

Here, he added tattoos.

Or you can add a lot of tattoos.

Or you can throw in some UFOs.

Or you can throw in some UFOs.

These were all done as class projects. Now he is talking about scrapping art as a major. Sigh.¬†His choice. His life. His choice. His life. His…