Mastering drawing and coloring: Beginner to Pro
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Mastering drawing and coloring: Beginner to Pro

Learn how to draw photorealistic drawing from scratch!
Highest Rated
4.8 (244 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.
6,407 students enrolled
Created by Nourine Hammad
Last updated 5/2020
English
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Price: $49.99
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This course includes
  • 7 hours on-demand video
  • 20 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Fundamentals of hyperrealism/photorealism (perspective, color, shadows, highlights).
  • How to draw photorealistic drawings with the least colors possible.
  • You'll use all the shades of the spectrum because each drawing will represent one color and its shades, so you'll be familiar with all sorts of colors.
  • You'll be able to draw different textures; each drawing represents a unique texture (glass, paper, fabric, metal, food, plastic and feather).
  • You'll learn to apply 4 different techniques to create a shadow.
  • You'll learn to apply 3 different techniques for coloring the subject.
Requirements
  • No previous experience is required (don't worry, we'll walk you through everything).
  • Paper, colored pencils (preferably wax or oil based), eraser, pencil sharpener and few more tools (listed in the course)
Description

Have you ever stumbled upon a photo and realised it is a drawing? Ever watched a time-lapse video of a photo-realistic drawing and wondered how it is possible to create those details? Do you want to learn the trendiest and the most leading art in the art market worldwide and be able to sell your work? Have you ever wanted to learn something extraordinary and unique but you never got around to fit it in your busy life schedule?  If the answer is "YES" to any of those questions, than this course is for YOU! If you learnt how to reach to this level of detail, there is no doubt you'll go places!

This drawing course allows you the flexibility to learn anytime, anywhere, and at your own pace.

What makes this course unique?

  • You will get an in depth understanding of the fundamentals of photorealistic drawing, step by step, starting from how to hold the pencil, until creating a 3D photorealistic drawing!


  • You'll create 7 drawings from scratch. But why 7?


    Each drawing represents one color of the 7 colors of the rainbow from Red to Violet, so you will basically know how to color with every single shade.


  • Each drawing represents one unique texture so 7 different textures in detail (Paper, Feather, Plastic, Glass, Fabric, Food and Metal)


  • You'll use the least colors possible in every drawing, and as you move forward to the next drawing, you'll reach a higher level.


  • You'll learn to apply 3 different techniques while coloring (Blending, Layering and Burnishing) and when to use each method.


  • You'll learn to apply 4 different techniques with different tools to create a shadow and when to use each technique.

By the end of this course, you will know:

  • Blending techniques.

  • Highlight and shadows.

  • Color types.

  • Tips and tricks to master photo-realistic drawings.

  • How to draw a Yellow Feather (hair texture) from scratch.

  • How to draw a Blue Bird Origami (paper texture) from scratch.

  • How to draw a Red Ruby (glass texture) from scratch.

  • How to draw a Green Kiwi (food texture) from scratch.

  • How to draw an Indigo Dice (Plastic texture) from scratch.

  • How to draw a Violet Ribbon (Fabric texture) from scratch.

  • How to draw an Orange Star (Metal texture) from scratch.

What else will you get?

Direct contact with me, the course tutor.

A life-time access to the course content.

An access to closed Facebook group to share your amazing art and get to meet our super friendly and supportive art community online.

This is your chance to begin the journey of a lifetime; start learning today and explore your inner hidden talent!

Not sure if it's a good idea? You can get your money back within 30 days!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone from complete beginners to experienced artists who want to take their drawing skills to the next level.
  • Anyone who wants to learn how to draw photo-realistic drawings with colored pencils.
  • Anyone who wants to grow their basic drawing skill to the next level.
  • Anyone who is motivated and enthusiastic about art.
Course content
Expand all 64 lectures 06:48:28
+ Introduction
4 lectures 05:40
Course update: before we begin
01:37
Course goals
01:08
Facebook group
01:36
+ Fundamentals of hyperrealism (photo-realistic drawing)
8 lectures 46:49
General tools
05:14
Perception of the object (light and shadow)
03:36
Perception of the object (highlights/shine)
02:01
Tips and tricks
06:26
Blending techniques
06:03
How to stay motivated
03:14
+ Project 1: Feather (hair texture) / Yellow
6 lectures 31:36
Feather goals
00:43
Feather sketching options
00:21
Feather sketching
01:09
Feather shadow
10:16
+ Project 2: Origami (Paper texture) / Blue
7 lectures 41:27
Origami goals
00:40
Origami tools
00:25
Origami sketching
04:11
Origami coloring: part 1
13:07
Origami coloring: part 2
12:06
Origami shadow
10:32
+ Project 3: Dice (Plastic texture) / Indigo
7 lectures 45:55
Dice goals
00:41
Dice tools
00:19
Dice sketching options
00:21
Dice sketching
08:09
Dice coloring: part 1
13:20
Dice shadow
08:22
+ Project 4: Kiwi (Food texture)/Green
8 lectures 59:23
Kiwi goals
00:39
Kiwi sketching options
00:20
Kiwi sketching
02:08
Kiwi coloring: part 1
20:39
Kiwi coloring: part 2 (activity included)
21:40
Kiwi highlights
07:54
Kiwi shadow
05:43
+ Project 5: Ruby (Glass texture) / Red
7 lectures 42:13
Ruby goals
00:45
Ruby tools
00:19
Ruby sketching options
00:20
Ruby sketching
06:03
Ruby coloring: part 1
14:38
Ruby shadow
08:00
+ Project 6: Ribbon (Fabric texture) / Purple
8 lectures 01:05:47
Ribbon goals
00:45
Ribbon tools
00:23
Ribbon sketching options
00:21
Ribbon sketching
05:03
Ribbon coloring: part 1
16:21
Ribbon coloring: part 2
18:13
Ribbon coloring: part 3 (final)
17:13
Ribbon shadow
07:28
+ Project 7: Star (Metal texture) / Orange
8 lectures 01:08:44
Star goals
00:42
Star tools
00:21
Star sketching options
00:26
Star sketching
08:00
Star coloring: Part 1
17:12
Star coloring: Part 2
15:10
Star coloring: Part 3
16:56
Star shadow
09:57