Learn to digitally paint a portrait in Adobe Photoshop
Learn to paint a lovely portrait step by step, ready to hang anywhere you like!
About this course
Learn the basic techniques of how to digitally paint faces
in Adobe Photoshop. This process is an essential illustration technique for painting portraits on any kind of medium ranging from fantasy illustration, to realistic video game and film art.
What project are we going to develop?
On this course you’ll learn how to illustrate a portrait of a woman in a ¾ pose, with a loose and painterly look in Adobe Photoshop. Discover the techniques of painting basic facial features in Photoshop; using big, loose strokes with the brush tool as well as the dual brush tool, painting with shape dynamics and an angled brush, the color picker tool, and the layering process for portrait painting.
On this course you'll learn:
- How to paint with the brush tool
- How to use hot keys for your actions
- How to paint in detail for illustration, graphic design, animation, game and anime art
Who’s this course for?
This course is for beginner-level Photoshop users that have a basic knowledge of the tools and functions of the software.
- Adobe Photoshop
- Wacom Cintiq or any drawing tablet
- Pen Pressure sensitivity