T-Shirt Design Workshop 02: Using Photoshop, Illustrator, and Hand-Drawing Techniques

Ray Dombroski

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29 Lessons (2h 33m)
    • 1. T Shirt Design Workshop Part 2 Intro

      1:44
    • 2. Tools and Materials

      9:40
    • 3. Create a Project

      0:50
    • 4. Inspiration & Pinterest

      3:27
    • 5. 05 Organizing Inspiration

      2:20
    • 6. Thumbnail Sketching

      0:58
    • 7. Creating Basic Shapes in Illustrator

      3:10
    • 8. Laying Out Type

      10:00
    • 9. Using Typekit

      2:28
    • 10. Alternate Layouts

      5:20
    • 11. Refine the Design

      4:16
    • 12. Pixels to Paper

      1:07
    • 13. Drawing Outlines

      3:08
    • 14. Watercolor Pencil

      5:38
    • 15. Photoshop

      11:32
    • 16. Refine on Paper

      5:28
    • 17. Back Into Photoshop

      6:59
    • 18. Make a Watercolor Brush

      3:08
    • 19. Painting with Photoshop Brushes

      4:01
    • 20. Colorways

      3:21
    • 21. Sizing Your Graphic Part 1

      2:42
    • 22. Sizing Your Graphic Part 2

      4:17
    • 23. Pantone Colors for Screenprinting

      1:35
    • 24. Setting up a Spec Sheet

      5:24
    • 25. Optional Lesson: Color Seps 02 Index Separations

      19:10
    • 26. Optional Lesson: Color Seps 01 Halftone Separations

      13:49
    • 27. Sending Designs to Print

      9:16
    • 28. Printed T Shirts Arrive

      6:40
    • 29. Wrap Up Workshop 02

      1:17
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Project Description

Your project is to design a t-shirt graphic using something you learned in this class! Post it here and tell us about your design.

For inspiration and ideas, you can follow my Pinterest boards here: https://www.pinterest.com/thevectorlab/

Don't forget to download the PDF with links to CLASS RESOURCES.

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This PDF has links to the files and resources shown and created in select lessons from the workshop. It also has links to some optional t-shirt design resources that you may find helpful.

Here are some examples of the kinds of images you can show in your class project:

Inspiration and Sketches

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Your T-Shirt Graphics & Colorways

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Your Spec Sheet (One is included in the class resources - PDF)

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Optional, but awesome: How about showing us your finished Printed T-Shirt!

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