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Digital Painting For Cartoon Characters
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4h 8m

This course is designed for those interested in improving their digital painting skills.

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4h 8m


Animator and Artist I've worked in Animation since 2006 and have worked in both 2D and 3D. I have a wide range of skills, but my main two are in bringing characters to life through animation, and drawing and illustrating characters. I have also taught animation in Abu Dhabi in the past, working with Cartoon Network in their Cartoon Network Animation Academy, and was part of the initial setup. I am now an independent artist working in London creating short animations, illustrations, and

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About This Course

In this course you will cover the very basics of digital painting, starting with how to navigate the interface of Adobe Photoshop, and moving along to more complex techniques.

It is essential that if you want to get the best out of this course that you must have a copy of Photoshop, and a pen tablet for your mac/pc. You can find some affordable ones online with a quick search, and if you want to take your art seriously, you should definitely get one!

The course starts pretty easy and builds up fast to keep you entertained while also educated at the same time.

This course uses Adobe Photoshop CS6.

Our Promise to You
By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge to digitally paint cartoon characters.

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Course Curriculum

Section 1 - Photoshop Basics
Photoshop Basics 00:00:00
Flipping Horizontally & Using The Navigator 00:00:00
Section 2 - Basics Of Shading
Painting The Ball 00:00:00
Painting A Cartoon Face 00:00:00
Cleaning Up The Painting 00:00:00
Section 3 - Grey Scale Shading And Color
Painting The Ball In Black And White 00:00:00
Painting A Cartoon Girl In Grey Scale 00:00:00
Cleaning Up And Adjusting The Grey Scale Painting 00:00:00
Adding Color To The Grey Scale Image 00:00:00
Painting Over The Colors And Making Adjustments 00:00:00
Adding Some Filters And Enhancements To The Painting 00:00:00
Section 4 - Conclusion
Final Thoughts 00:00:00
Section 5 - Painting From Photos
Introduction 00:00:00
Sketching Out Our Image 00:00:00
Cleaning Up The Drawing 00:00:00
Applying Our Tones In Grey Scale 00:00:00
Rendering And Adding Definition To The Image 00:00:00
Applying Color 00:00:00
Cleaning Up Our Colors 00:00:00
Adding Some Tweaks And Final Touches 00:00:00
Section 6 - Sketching
Silhouette Sketching, The Head 00:00:00
Using Silhouettes To Create Characters 00:00:00
Turning Silhouettes Into Characters 00:00:00
Exploring The Other Characters 00:00:00
Exploring One Character Even Further 00:00:00

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