Low Poly Portrait Illustration in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop

Lucas Ridley ✔, Instructor and Animator

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8 Videos (41m)
    • Teaser

    • Getting Started

    • Planning Guides

    • Outlining Guides

    • Tracing Vectors

    • Aligning Vectors

    • Filling Vectors

    • Finishing Touches


About This Class

Create a modern and unique portrait with the low poly aesthetic. It is a popular look made famous by simplified 3D geometry that we will recreate in a 2D portrait illustration. Even beginners in Photoshop and Illustrator will be able to follow along and you'll have a satisfying result in no time.

I will cover crucial shortcuts to reduce the tedious and time consuming workflow to acheive this look. There's no fluff in this step-by-step explanation so you can quickly get started in making your own awesome portraits, let's go!

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36 of 38 students recommendSee All

Very easy to follow! There are a lot of great workflow tips that speed things up considerably. Definitely recommend.
Juleah Miller

Multimedia Artist/3D Printereer

Very cool subject. Looking forward to giving it a go on my own!
Fantastic, quick and easy to understand. Really good work flow.





Lucas Ridley ✔

Instructor and Animator

Hi! My name is Lucas Ridley and I'm excited to share my knowledge with the Skillshare community! 

In my courses below, you will learn what I wish I had access to when I started on my path to becoming a professional director and animator. You will gain practical and applicable knowledge from these courses that draw from my real-world professional experience.

I have almost 200 positive reviews from over 4,000 students and was named a Skillshare "Teach to Watch....

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