Painting Environments
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Painting Environments

Creating Concept Art Worlds with Photoshop
Bestseller
4.7 (1,616 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
8,455 students enrolled
Created by Hardy Fowler
Last updated 7/2020
English
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Current price: $83.99 Original price: $119.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 14 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Design and painting amazing, imaginative landscapes for use as concept art or stand-alone masterpieces
Requirements
  • You should have a decent grasp of Photoshop and Art Fundamentals - we offer courses on both for FREE!
  • Photoshop and a pressure sensitive tablet
Description

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!

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

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to learn to create digital paintings like a pro
  • Those aspiring to be professional concept artists
  • Students or professionals who want to learn new techniques and tools that can turbo charge their creativity and efficiency
Course content
Expand all 26 lectures 04:07:20
+ Concepts & Theories
5 lectures 20:35
Atmospheric Perspective
04:42
Mood & Story
03:29
Composition
02:34
+ Incredible Photoshop Tools
2 lectures 14:23
Custom Brushes
07:56

Here we will explore the incredible power of custom shapes! The provided .csh files can load my custom shapes into your Photoshop shape library (instructions included in the video lecture). If you are NOT using photoshop (and an app like Procreate or Krita), I've provided jpegs of each shape for you to use as well.

Custom Shapes
06:27
+ Rendering Exercises
4 lectures 27:42
Skies
10:02
Trees & Foliage
10:36
Rocks & Mountains
03:44
Water
03:20
+ Project 1 - Hidden Path
3 lectures 41:31
Sketch & Rough Color
09:59
Refined Color
11:17
Photo Textures & Final Polish
20:15
+ Project 2 - Epic Valley
4 lectures 01:08:13
Thumbnails
11:48
Rough Color
20:07
Refined Color
16:29
Photo Textures & Final Polish
19:49
+ Project 3 - Ironwood Forest
5 lectures 01:08:54
Concept & Sketch
11:04
Rough Color
08:21
Adding Detail
19:57
Photo Textures
09:04
Final Polish
20:28