Learn to Paint Creating a Stylised Poster Painting

We will use Photoshop t compose and set the colour levels before we move onto painting our acrylic painting enjoy
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  • Lectures 11
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

Learn to paint like a Professional with this easy to learn technique that will amaze your friends and family!

In this course I will show you my easy to follow technique to painting in a stylised manner, because the process is very mechanical it will be easy for even a non-artist to get fantastic results - Try It you will love to paint after this course.

This course is like three in one because:

  • You cover creating a stylised image in Photoshop!
  • You cover how to produce an image to be printed on canvas!
  • You cover how to paint an image to canvas!

What you will learn - Process and tips

  • Prepare to paint master pieces
  • You will learn invaluable tips along the way
  • Time saving techniques
  • Easy to follow
  • Problem solving solutions
  • On Hand help via messages
  • Lifetime access to updates
  • Special announcements of new courses
  • And more...

I have loved to create this course for you and hope you will learn and prodcue great pieces of art - It would be great to feature these on my site please send them to me for critique or to add to my members gallery.

Most important have fun!!! painting can really help with stress and anxiety, so relax, pick up your brushes and enjoy the ride...

What are the requirements?

  • I will be using photoshop to edit the image for transfer but you could use any image editing package
  • You will need trace down paper to transfer your image to canvas
  • You will need tracing paper the thinner the better
  • You will need acrylics and a few brushes
  • Mixing cups for storing your chosen colours
  • A computer and printer and canvas
  • A selection of pencils colored and graphite and a soft eraser

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Paint a Poster
  • Paint Character or Scenes
  • Understand the poster effect pipeline
  • Gain knowledge about being an artist

Who is the target audience?

  • This course has been designed for beginners

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction to the course and files

Quick intro to course.

1 page

Any course files will be downloadable here

Section 2: Preparing our image

In this lesson we will set the canvas size to match the image and crop for composition.


In order to set up our colour tones we need to split the image into different threshold levels, in this lesson I will show you how.


Lets finish off our image, ready for print.

Section 3: Starting the Painting

As I am using an A4 Printer I will show you how I split the image into sections.


Lets set up our printer and print out our images we will also discuss the next steps.


Ok so now we will begin the process, once you have finished this course your next project will go significantly faster as you learn and adapt the process to suit your needs.


Preparation is key, always thinking ahead can save you hours of time later.


Applying the second, third and forth colours repeating the previous steps and getting into finer and finer details as we go.


Final look at the painting, over this lesson we will go over final points you should take note of.

I hope you have gained knowledge and insight into how to produce this kind of painting, I have had lots of fun doing it.

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Instructor Biography

David Newton, Teacher, Website and 3D Creative Artist

I have worked professionally in many creative sectors for the last 20+ years, being a creative veteran I have taught to advanced level Design, Art, Sculpture, 3D Modelling/Animations/Rendering and Website design.

I have worked for small companies giving me the rare opportunity not to be pigeon holed, it has also meant I have had to keep up with all the latest techniques and technologies.

I currently run a company specialising in multi-disciplined creative design, from 3D animations to CMS websites, Banners, Adverts, Logos and a whole host of other work.

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