Illustration in Photoshop: Professional Work From Your Sketches

Anne Bollman, Anne Was Here

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10 Lessons (47m)
    • 1. Course Introduction

      1:37
    • 2. Getting Started

      2:15
    • 3. Sketching

      6:47
    • 4. Creating Your Base Illustration

      12:39
    • 5. Adding Details

      6:07
    • 6. Shading

      2:37
    • 7. Adding Textures

      5:07
    • 8. Finishing Touches

      2:56
    • 9. Making Color Changes

      5:09
    • 10. Some Final Thoughts

      1:20
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Project Description

Illustrate Your Pet!

ASSIGNMENT

Using Anne’s time-saving step by step process, transform a sketch of your pet (or a friend’s pet) into a dynamic illustration in Photoshop. You can also use the photos attached here of Anne’s dog, Midji, to sketch from. This assignment will cover the following steps:

  • Gathering Reference and Brainstorming
  • Using Reference and Brainstorming Results to Sketch
  • Creating Your Base Illustration
  • Adding Details
  • Shading Your Pet
  • Adding Textures and Other Finishing Touches
  • Making Easy Color Changes

DELIVERABLE

Share your before and after! Upload your finished project by including the following:

  • A Photograph of the Pet
  • Your Initial Sketch of the Pet
  • The Final Illustration of the Pet

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BONUS CONTENT

1. Photoshop Cheat Sheet & Resource Sheet - All students enrolled can download Anne's Photoshop Cheat Sheet and Resource Sheet attached here. 

2. Art Submission Guide - Students who post their completed project in the project gallery can request to be emailed a one page PDF beginners overview of how I submit illustrations to manufacturers to be considered on products! Please email [email protected] with your request.

**This copyrighted bonus content is for enrolled students only and is not to be distributed, posted online or shared in any format.

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