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It doesn't matter what quality your image is to start with. You will learn how to turn it into something great. The image will also be able to be resized to whatever size you like with no loss of quality.
Learn how to conceptualize, illustrate and finish low poly illustrations. The result is a modern art form which can be both edgy and beautiful. It is a technique which has risen in popularity in the last few years and has been displayed in advertisements, music videos, art instillation's and television commercials.
In this class, Digital Artist & Designer Blake Muir will take you through the step by step instructions of producing this effect with your own photographs.
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|Section 1: Getting Started|
This lecture will discuss the software I will be using during this course, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. I will also speak about where you can download your own free trial copy or how to purchase it if you wish.
Choosing the right image can make a big difference toward the outcome of your final image. In this lecture we will discuss what to look for in a reference image and how its features will impact the final illustration.
For those who have never used Photoshop
If you have never used Photoshop I will show you the tools you will need to know to create your artwork. If you already have a basic knowledge of Photoshop then feel free to skip this lesson.
|Section 2: Creating Your Artwork|
Sketching - How To Quickly Sketch A Pattern In Your ImagePreview
Moving To Illustrator - Take Your Sketch Into Illustrator And Get Ready To Draw
Vectorizing - The Easy Way To Create Vector Illustations, Super Fast & Efficient
Aligning Points - Top Tip! Tidy Up Your Illustration With Only Two Buttons
Fixing Problems - A Very Easy Way To Fix The Most Common Issues You Might Face
Adding Color - Coloring In Your Image, How to Pick The Best Colors
|Section 3: How To Get A Professional Finish|
Other Software - Custom Made Software For Making Low Poly Images
Final Touches - Photoshop Tips To Make Your Images Look Great!
Bonus Video: The Making Of A Billboard, A Timelapse Video
Blake currently runs his own design studio in Mudgee, NSW called Holocene Creative