Photoshop Basics, Digital Watercolor Painting | Sophia Maria | Skillshare

Photoshop Basics, Digital Watercolor Painting

Sophia Maria, Illustrator / Teacher

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9 Videos (52m)
    • Introduction

      0:56
    • Get To Know Brushes

      4:55
    • Finding and Installing Brushes

      3:14
    • Foundation Layers

      6:16
    • Adding More Depth

      2:49
    • Hair

      6:31
    • Faces

      9:56
    • Flowers

      8:14
    • Finishing Up

      9:28

About This Class

Get to grips with the sheer endless possibilities Photoshop brushes can bring. I'll talk you through the basics and what Photoshop has to offer. I'll also suggest you find a set of brushes online and import them into Photoshop for even more control and creativity. 

After some good old fashioned playing around, I'll talk you through my process of creating a family portrait. Step by step using all my tips to add texting, playfulness and fun.

For more inspiration, check out the portraits on my Instagram Page

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

The basics of Photoshop brushes and painting

- Plenty of experimentation

- How to import brushes and tools

- Getting to grips with shading and highlights

- Using watercolor brushes

- How to create a charming portrait all in Photoshop!

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

- A reference photo of you and some friends or whoever you'd like to paint

- a copy of Photoshop

- Optional: A web browser to download some watercolor brushes.

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Sophia Maria

Illustrator / Teacher

From London! I work mainly for Editorial illustration but also I dabble in the stationary and print industry. I have one published childrens book and hopefully more to come.

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