Into this class we’re creating a simple flat landscape illustration in Adobe Illustrator.
During the class, we’ll use the simple shapes, combine them together and convert them into an easy vector illustration.
More often than not the most difficult part about a project is figuring out where to begin. Inspiration doesn’t always fall into our busy schedules and sometimes awaiting its arrival can cause unnecessary delay in our workflow.
In this Skillshare class I’ll be sharing some of my favourite practical tips and tricks for getting your creative gears churning and following through to get the job done.
Essentials of Storyboarding
Storyboarding is an essential part of preproduction. In this course, Mark Simon, author of the best-selling book Storyboards: Motion in Art, 3rd Edition, shares his experience from working on over 5,000 projects. Mark explains what skills you need to be a successful storyboard artist, where you can look for jobs, and ways you can charge for storyboarding work. He outlines the supplies that you will need. Mark describes how animation and live-action storyboards differ, as well as the differences between presentation boards and shooting boards. He steps through the preparation and research needed to start a storyboarding job, then goes over tips to complete a storyboard job. Mark discusses how to use correct camera terms and give notes on special effects shots. He concludes with the steps to take to deliver your storyboards.
How to draw more unique character with your portraits
In this video I share with you helpful tips on how to create a more unique portrait by combining a unique element with a unique face. This is a mini version of how we create character designs in the TV, film and game industries. To get started I will cover developing your idea, creating a mood board and then moving into the 'blue sky' thumbnail phase to iterate your ideas on paper. Let's get this character!
Let's face it, we all use reference and observation from life to make good drawings, and there's nothing at all wrong with that–it's how we get better. In this lesson you will also discover the big secret to making your portraits a bit more original that almost no one talks about. Hint: it has more to do with simple design solutions than it does with drawing, something you might find surprising.
In this 14-part video course, learn the '12 Principles of Animation' as described by the legendary animators of Disney : Frank Thomas and Ollie Johnston.
I believe these principles are the basics and essential reference, every aspiring animator should refer to.
Intro to Color in Adobe illustrator is for those who are looking for a deeper and broader knowledge of color in illustrator. This class takes you from the very basics of creating swatches and picking colors by using the color picker, to being able to set up color modes for web, mobile or print projects. Using the Color Picker and Color panels, this class will explain different color modes such as RGB, CMYK and HSB as well as how to apply these color modes in your work.
Composition and Design Drawing Course - Draw a Fun Garden Scene Like a Master
This is a course about creating a fun garden scene while learning powerful composition techniques. We will design the composition just as the master painters did in their time. And we’ll do it all without using the rule of thirds. In fact, we’ll learn why the rule of thirds can be a compositional dead end for artists. You’ll also learn how scenes like this can simply be drawn from imagination.
Painting Colorful and Unique Watercolor Portraits for Beginners
If you've always wanted to learn how to paint colourful watercolor portraits, this is a class for you. This Course demonstrates how to use a limited color palette to create fun vibrant pop art watercolor portraits.
Jacqueline Jax is a professional fine artist with years of experience working with watercolor, inks, metallics, and various painting materials.
Character Design Series: Character Expressions
After you finished learning how to draw heads (the previous class), you can now go one level deeper and learn how to draw expressions!
We will make a moodboard together, breakdown a few different expressions, study each component of an expression and then create expression sheets!
Creating a Painted Wood Material In Substance Painter
Hello Everyone, In this tutorial we will go over creating a Painted Wood Material in Substance Painter. We will make use of different features of Substance Painter to create this Smart Material. You can use this material on any your project or model. We will start by adding a Base Layer of Wood and then we will build further upon that adding different layers to make the material more realistic. We will add a Paint Layer and add some scratches and damages to it to give the material a better feel. We will finish the material by adding some Dust layers and Roughness Variation. At last we will learn to create a Smart Material out of all this and then we will try adding this material onto a different model and try to customize the look of it.
Create Amazing Watercolors Using Four Simple Steps
Learn how to paint awesome watercolor art using a four-step approach! Designed for those who enjoy watercolors but lack the skills for developing high-quality paintings.
Discover how to paint gorgeous watercolor art using an easy-to-follow 4 step process. This no-nonsense, step-by-step class is suited for all watercolorists looking to develop a workflow that gets results every single time.
The Ultimate Course To Creating Loose Forest Mountain Land
Today I wanted us to get back into painting, if you, for example, stopped, maybe you had a break or maybe you just want to get back into painting, but whenever you even think about that, you feel like, oh it's just takes so much time, I don't have much time. It probably will take me like five hours.
The Ultimate Colored Pencil Drawing Course
Video: .mp4 (1280x720, 30 fps(r)) | Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, 2ch | Size: 11 GB
Genre: eLearning Video | Duration: 25 lectures (8 hour, 41 mins) | Language: English
The Complete Colored Pencil Drawing Masterclass
Video: .mp4 (1280x720, 30 fps(r)) | Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, 2ch | Size: 8.22 GB
Genre: eLearning Video | Duration: 23 lectures (6 hour, 26 mins) | Language: English
Comprehensive Hyper-real Portrait Drawing and Sketching, Art of Portrait Drawing & Shading step by step
Video: .mp4 (1280x720, 30 fps(r)) | Audio: aac, 48000 Hz, 2ch | Size: 4 GB
Genre: eLearning Video | Duration: 16 lectures (3 hour, 23 mins) | Language: English
Learn how to use Coloured Pencils to create beautiful Pet Portraits. Step by Step Video Instruction with outline drawing
How to create a commercial illustration portfolio and find your first paying clients
I want the time between you creating your illustration portfolio and finding your first paying clients to be as short as possible.
Transfer your reference photo for drawing & painting - The Tracing Method
In this class I will teach you how to transfer your reference photos from your paper printout to you sketchpad or canvas using this tracing transfer method.
This is a simple technique that helped me focus on my painting and coloring skills while having an realistic outline sketch of what I wanted to draw. I used this method for many years while at the same time practicing sketching.
Learn to draw from scratch - drawing basics for beginners w/ exciting sketching exercises to develop your drawing skills