PiskelApp: Pixel Art Made Easy Crash Course

Crash Course for easy Pixel Art in Piskel App
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Instructed by McCoy Buck Design / Graphic Design
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
    30 day money back guarantee!
    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

PiskelApp: Pixel Art Made Easy is a short and quick to the point as to why you should start using the Piskel App for your own personal and business use! The course will continually be updated and more content will be added over time! Start making pixel art and animation fast and easy with Piskel App's drawing tools! Piskel App is a really quick way to not only easy to make pixel art but you can do it on and offline! With it's easy to use interface and customizable palletes Piskel App has it! In this course you will jump right into the program learning examples from the instructor and best methods to get fast results!

Please note - This course does not show you drawing techniques or teach you how to animate. However, the instructor will use techniques that will show you how to easily get started and make your retro style art come to life!


About this course: This course is going to be continually updated with more and more content upon request In this course you will quickly understand the drawing tools of Piskel App and start drawing today! This course is no-fluff, straight to the point to show you exactly how Piskel App works

Materials you will need:

  • Mouse or drawing tablet
  • Internet connection

You will learn:

  • What frames are and how to use them
  • How to use fast techniques for adding color: such as highlights and shadow to your drawing The layers palette and how it works
  • To easily start drawing with easy to use drawing tools.
  • How to set up your drawing canvas for recommended drawing and resolution size
  • How to quickly start making pixel art
  • ...and much more!

What are the requirements?

  • Computer
  • Internet Connection
  • Creative Mind

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Use free Pyskel App efficiently for Pixel Art
  • Know the use of the tools in Pyskel App
  • Know how to create a simple Frame by Frame Animation in Pyskel App
  • Learn the very basics of Pixel Art

Who is the target audience?

  • If you love Pixel Art, Pixel Games, or pixels in general then this is the course for you! Learn how to use the free online app Pyskel App to start making Pixel Art. This course is not for those who are looking for advanced techniques.

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
Section 2: Breaking Down Pyskel App
Frame by Frame Animation
Understanding Piskel App Tools: Part 1
Understanding Piskel App Tools: Part 2
Get to know the interface: Part 1
Get to know the interface: Part 2
Get to know the interface: Part 3
Section 3: Bonus: Ready to take your skills to the next step?
Character Design MADE EASY in Anime Studio Pro
Character Rigging MADE EASY in Anime Studio Pro

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Instructor Biography

McCoy Buck, Animator - Associate Producer - Best Selling Instructor

McCoy is an Associate Producer at CLEAVER Creative located in Phoenix, Arizona. McCoy is a talented character animator, character designer, illustrator, storyboard artist and producer. With skills and experience in pre-production and post production he has done training videos for one of Google's biggest clients, Accenture. Along with the skills of animation, one of the biggest things McCoy enjoys most is teaching and helping others become more proficient in the production process.

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