Creating a Mixed Media Illustration in Photoshop and Painter

In this tutorial, we are going to create a mixed media illustration with a combination of a scanned face, drawn on paper, scanned acrylic textures, and various textures made with Corel Painter and digital techniques. Software required: Photoshop CC, Corel Painter 2015.
Course info
Level
Advanced
Updated
Jun 16, 2015
Duration
2h 1m
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Description
Course info
Level
Advanced
Updated
Jun 16, 2015
Duration
2h 1m
Description

In this tutorial, we are going to create a mixed media illustration with a combination of a scanned face, drawn on paper, scanned acrylic textures, and various textures made with Corel Painter and digital techniques. All elements will be combined with Photoshop into a unique mixed media artwork. We will be making various textures with Corel Painter and working with the textures and scanned elements in Photoshop. Different digital techniques will be used to add special flavor to this drawing and to bring it to the next level, while maintaining the original hand drawn feel. By the end of the tutorial, you will be more knowledgeable in combining scanned and digitally made elements, and how to bring your drawings on paper to the next level using mixed media techniques. Software required: Photoshop CC, Corel Painter 2015.

About the author
About the author

Igor Šćekić is an illustrator, digital artist, and graphic designer based in Zagreb, Croatia.

Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Introduction and Project Overview
Hi everyone. My name is Igor Scekic. I am illustrator, digital artist and graphic designer based in Zagreb, Croatia. My latest projects include tutorial for Digital Arts magazine, illustration for Zagreb tourist info website, some personal typography experiments and visuals for Zagreb Applied Ethics Conference. In this course, we are going to create mixed media illustration with combination of scanned drawing on paper, scanned acrylic texture, various textures made in Corel Painter and digital techniques. All elements will be combined with Photoshop into a unique mixed media artwork. Some of the key takeaways from watching this course include learning how to make watercolor textures in Corel Painter. Make abstract painted textures in Corel Painter. Work with textures in Photoshop. Combine scanned and digitally-made elements into mixed media artwork. Add colors and lightning to follow illustration. By the end of the training, you will learn how to bring your drawings on paper to the next level using mixed media techniques. I'm excited to work with Digital-Tutors and share these techniques with you. So, let's get started with the first lesson.