GIMP for Beginners 7: Make a 3D Book Cover for Free

Brian Jackson, Author/Publisher/Educator

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9 Lessons (29m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Work Area and 2D Cover

    • 3. Create a Cover Reflection

    • 4. Bend the Cover

    • 5. Create the Spine

    • 6. Cant Spine Into Place

    • 7. Add the Pages

    • 8. Add a Shadow

    • 9. GIMP for Beginners to Intermediate, 3D Book Cover, Final Thoughts

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4 of 4 students recommend this class
Marv Ruona

2D Illustrator and 3D Artist

This class is a great tutorial on the technique of putting together a 3D book cover that will work for GIMP users and can be easily adapted for anyone using Photoshop.
The course is good and straightforward. Ease to Mastery