Painting Faces with the Power of Photoshop

Hardy Fowler, Digital Artist

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24 Videos (3h 30m)
    • Trailer

      1:21
    • Intro

      1:47
    • Face Proportions

      2:35
    • Facial Expressions

      6:58
    • Parts of the face

      3:27
    • Project 1 - Sketch & Ink

      14:23
    • Lighting Schemes

      6:27
    • Project 1 - Value

      9:39
    • Project 1 - Skin Tones

      9:45
    • Eyes

      8:25
    • Hair

      10:55
    • Project 1 - Final Polish

      6:59
    • Project 2 - Sketch & Ink

      6:19
    • Project 2 - Value

      7:41
    • Project 2 - Skin Tones

      7:06
    • Project 2 - Eyes & Hair

      8:50
    • Project 2 - Final Polish

      5:44
    • Project 3 - VILLAIN - Sketch & Ink

      15:49
    • Project 3 - VILLAIN - Skin Tones & Final Polish

      18:01
    • Project 4 - PUNK GIRL - Sketch, Ink & Value

      10:35
    • Project 4 - PUNK GIRL - Skin Tones & Final Polish

      15:11
    • Project 5 - BUDDY - Sketch, Ink & Value

      14:03
    • Project 5 - BUDDY - Skin Tones & Final Polish

      16:56
    • Course Recap

      1:15
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About This Class

I’m calling on all artists with a passion drawing faces who would rather not spend thousands of dollars or years of their life in art school.

Painting faces is a fun, beautiful and succinct set of lessons that can have you creating masterpieces more quickly than you’ve ever imagined.

In our easy to grasp, step-by-step course, we will demystify the entire process of painting the human face so that you can master a timeless art form - with the power of the digital medium and all of its incredible tools that you’ll use to get amazing results.

But this is so much more than just a painting demonstration, we’ll have detailed discussions about the fundamental concepts portrait and concept artists use and we’ll learn detailed techniques for realistically rendering each part of the face. I’ve got some cool tricks that you’re going to love!

To tie it all together, we offer responsive support so that every student can take their figure art to new heights. You can do this! Don’t miss out on your chance to start painting the human form like a master.

Enroll today! Grab your stylus and let’s paint cool stuff.

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If you want to optimize drawing faces for your characters and enhance their personality, this class is for you!
Tatiana Yamshanova

Learn something new every day

One of the best painting human faces tutorials you will see on the internet. Even if you want your final image to be a little different than Mr. Fowler's you just have to make some simple adjustments to his method to make it your own. Happy painting guys.

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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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