SkillShare - Introduction to Photoshop: Digital Painting and Illustration
Duration: 1h 6m | Video: AVC (.mp4) 1280x720 15fps | Audio: AAC 44.1KHz 1ch | 556 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
I've been exploring different illustration mediums since I began making art, and mastering the basics of painting on Photoshop has made my process more efficient and marketable. Your skill set will have more variety, and will be more applicable to the creative industry as a whole. In this course, I am going to share my process with you!
We will cover the basics of Photoshop for digital painting and illustration. The class will explore tools and techniques for translating color theory into the digital space.
Photoshop is a key program used in all creative industries. It is critical that an artist understands how to paint comfortably in Photoshop, as it is a versatile and efficient tool. From concept art to book illustration, Photoshop can be used by painters to broaden their potential client list and students can learn to apply this skill to an industry of their choice.
What You'll Learn
You will learn the basics of using Photoshop (CS3 to CS6) to paint digital illustrations. We'll cover:
Assemble your Still Life. How to set your scene
Brushes. How to create unique brushes, techniques for illustration versus print
Layers. How to use layers, adjustment layers, masks and groups
Color. How to capture color theory digitally
Tablet. How to use a drawing tablet