Fundamentals of Caricature Drawing in Photoshop

In this collection of lessons, we will learn about the fundamentals of caricature drawing. Software required: Photoshop CS5 and up.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 2, 2011
Duration
2h 29m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 2, 2011
Duration
2h 29m
Description

In this collection of lessons, we will learn about the fundamentals of caricature drawing. We will get started by learning a bit about what the art of caricature is. We will then move on and learn about each of the core features or shapes involved in creating a successful caricature. We will also take some time to understand the relationship between these shapes as well as some ways that we can exaggerate each. To wrap this course up we will be walking step by step through drawing a black and white caricature of a famous celebrity. After completing this course, you will have a great understanding of how caricature artists are able to capture the likeness of a person in a humorous fashion. Software required: Photoshop CS5 and up.

About the author
About the author

Eddie is a content producer for Unity as well as a seasoned shading, texturing, lighting and rendering artist. He takes pride in helping creative professionals reach their learning goals.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Introduction and Project Overview
[Autogenerated] hello and welcome to this series of lessons focusing on the fundamentals of caricature drawing presented by digital tutors in Adobe Authorized Training Center. My name is Eddie, and I'll be walking through using the core building blocks of caricature to produce an exaggerated likeness of a subject. We'll get started by learning a bit about the art of caricature. Well, then move on and learn about each of the core features or shapes involved in creating a successful caricature. We'll also take some time to understand the relationship between these shapes as what was some ways that we can exaggerate. Each too reckless course up will be walking step by step through, drawing a black and white caricature of a famous celebrity. After completing this course, you'll have a great understanding of how caricature artists are able to capture the lightness of a person in a humorous fashion. So what's going to get started with our next lesson?