Illustrating Form and Folds for Clothing

In this tutorial, members will learn proven techniques for illustrating realistic form and folds for clothing. Software required: Photoshop CS6.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 1, 2012
Duration
1h 35m
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Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Dec 1, 2012
Duration
1h 35m
Description

In this tutorial, members will learn proven techniques for illustrating realistic form and folds for clothing. We'll begin this process by breaking down specific body parts into simple shapes and examine how they appear in three-dimensional space. Based on this information, we'll learn how we can apply accurate clothing hemlines and edges onto various parts of the body, allowing us to block in articles of clothing. From there, we'll explore a series of common and specific folds and learn how they play an important role in drawing clothing. We'll finish by adding some final fashionable details to some articles of clothing we've drawn. As we'll see, understanding body form and position will allow you to create accurate types of folds for clothing, giving a sense of form, volume, depth, and movement. Software required: Photoshop CS6.

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Introduction and Project Overview
[Autogenerated] Hello. My name is Kurt with digital tutors. Welcome to this series of lessons focusing on illustrating form and folds for clothing will begin this process by breaking down specific body parts into simple shapes and examine how they appear in three dimensional space. Based on this information will learn how we gonna fly accurate clothing, 10 lines and edges on to various parts of the body, allowing us to block in articles of clothing. From there will explore a series of common and specific folds and learn how they play an important role in drawing clothing. And we'll finish by adding some final fashionable details to some articles of clothing. As we'll see, understanding, body form and position will allow you to create accurate types of folds for clothing. Giving a sense of form, volumes, depth and movement by utilizing the fundamentals presented in this course will be able to illustrate believable and effective clothing in your own projects. So with that, let's go ahead and get started in our next lesson.