Digital Illustration: Creative Texturing with Adobe Illustrator

Damilola Kajopelaye-ola, Interactive media designer

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11 Lessons (53m)
    • 1. 00 Introduction

      1:33
    • 2. 01 What you need to know before taking this class

      5:50
    • 3. 02 Using textured images and illustrators’ inbuilt texture

      5:53
    • 4. 03 Converting hand made textures to vector brushes part 01 of 02

      5:49
    • 5. 03 Converting hand made textures to vector brushes part 02 of 02

      4:27
    • 6. 04 Bottle illustration line art

      2:37
    • 7. 05 Three ways to use textures in illustrator more creatively

      6:14
    • 8. 06 Creating the base colors and adding textured strokes

      4:28
    • 9. 07 Painting light and shadows with texture brushes part 01 of 02

      7:02
    • 10. 07 Painting light and shadows with texture brushes part 02 of 02

      8:44
    • 11. 08 Conclusion

      0:35

About This Class

I am going to be teaching you how to use texture to create visual interest and timeless impression in your composition. You will learn three methods of using textures in adobe illustrator tackling the complexities of creating pattern brushes, scattered brushes and using illustrators inbuilt texture features. You will also learn three ways to use colours more creatively as you paint light and shadows with textures. Finally, In the process of transforming flat illustrations to creative texturized compositions, you will learn the most efficient techniques to add gradient colours on shapes with textured outlines and mask painted textures to them.

Illustrators inbuilt texture presets

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Hand made texture brushes

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