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Painting Environments - Creating Concept Art Worlds with Photoshop

Hardy Fowler, Digital Artist

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27 Videos (4h 9m)
    • Trailer

      1:30
    • Introduction

      2:17
    • Overview

      3:49
    • Depth & Scale

      6:01
    • Atmospheric Perspective

      4:42
    • Mood & Story

      3:29
    • Composition

      2:34
    • Custom Brushes

      7:56
    • Custom Shapes

      6:27
    • Rendering Skies

      10:02
    • Rendering Trees & Foliage

      10:36
    • Rendering Rocks & Mountains

      3:44
    • Rendering Water

      3:20
    • Project Briefs

      2:00
    • Project 1 - Hidden Path - Sketch & Rough Color

      9:59
    • Project 1 - Hidden Path - Refined Color

      11:17
    • Project 1 - Hidden Path - Texture & Polish

      20:15
    • Project 2 - Epic Valley - Thumbnails

      11:48
    • Project 2 - Epic Valley - Rough Color

      20:07
    • Project 2 - Epic Valley - Refined Color

      16:29
    • Project 2 - Epic Valley - Final Polish

      19:49
    • Project 3 - Ironwood Forest - Concept

      11:04
    • Project 3 - Ironwood Forest - Rough Color

      8:21
    • Project 3 - Ironwood Forest - Adding Detail

      19:57
    • Project 3 - Ironwood Forest - Texture

      9:04
    • Project 3 - Ironwood Forest - Final Polish

      20:28
    • Course Recap

      1:45
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About This Class

Welcome to Painting Environments. My name is Hardy Fowler and I am a professional illustrator and concept artist. I’m calling on all artists out there with a passion for creating worlds - if you’ve ever dreamed of making a career out of  this, I’m here to tell you that the dream is real. You can make a living doing this!

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All you need is a killer portfolio to launch you into an amazingly fun and rewarding career. 

This course can get you there. I’ll show you all of my professional level techniques and tricks that will demystify the entire process of create stunning environments and landscapes with Adobe Photoshop. This stuff is way easier than it looks! In an easy to grasp, step by step process, I’ll share all of my digital painting techniques and custom tools that will have you amazed at how stunning, expansive and detailed your scenes can be!

But this course is so much more than just a painting demonstration. We’ll teach you everything you need to know to start thinking like a professional environment designer. To tie it all together, we offer responsive support and loads of other course resources to make sure that every student can take their work to new heights.

Don’t miss your chance to create worlds. You can do this! It just might lead to a dream career. Enroll today, grab your stylus and let’s paint cool stuff.

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Hardy Fowler

Digital Artist

Hardy Fowler is a professional illustrator living in New Orleans, LA. He works full time as a certified medical illustrator.

He also does extensive illustration and concept art work for entertainment and print industry clients (most notably Games Workshop - Warhammer 40K). His work has appeared in numerous digital art annuals including Expos?.

Hardy received his MS degree in Medical Illustration from the Medical College of Georgia and his undergraduate degree form Louisiana Stat...

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