Photoshop CC Drawing Comic Characters

This course will teach you how to create a power packed comic character in Photoshop and all the steps required to deliver a heroic illustration. Software required: Photoshop CC.
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
August 17, 2017
Duration
2h 31m
Table of contents
Description
Course info
Level
Intermediate
Updated
August 17, 2017
Duration
2h 31m
Description

Have you ever wanted to use Photoshop to create superheros but didn't know how to start or even how to finish? If so, this course is for you. In this course, Photoshop CC Drawing Comic Characters, you'll learn how to draw and create comic characters using traditional artistic techniques and combining the power of Photoshop CC to the best of your abilities. First, you'll go over the basic differences between the average person and your hero. Next, you'll move forward with all the steps needed including, but not limited to, rough concept sketch, rough digital pencil drawing, and the multiple steps required to create a solid yet loose hero. Finally, you'll learn digital pencils and then the digital inking process to create your hero. By the end of this course, you'll have an understanding of superhero structure, dynamics, penciling, and inking techniques. Software required: Photoshop CC.

About the author
About the author

In the 20+ years of working as a professional artist, he has learned and lived by one very important rule: Always let your work speak for itself. This rule has allowed him to become who he is today, an award winning illustrator, a writer, a digital and video art teacher, and a visual and cultural art instructor. He has created and self marketed his own brand, PeterPOPart and never put a limit on his capabilities. This is who he is and he is Peter Pachoumis.

Transcript
Transcript

Hi everyone, my name is Peter Pachoumis and welcome to my course Photoshop CC drawing comic characters. I am freelance illustrator at www.Peterpopart.com.

I'm a multiple award-winning advertising illustrator that has a background in Comics that works in the commercial illustration field as a Comics style illustrator with a retro and modern pop art style. I've even had the honor of being interviewed by and created art for the Smithsonian Air and Space magazine.

Have you ever wanted to use Photoshop to create superheroes but didn't know how to start or even how to finish? Ever wonder how the pros begin their process or what their workflow is like? well then here's a chance to learn mine.

In this course we are going to go over the differences between the average person and the superhero, the structure of the superhero, how to begin a concept sketch, the construction of the figure, final pencils and inking of our superhero.

By the end of this course you'll have an understanding of superhero structure, dynamics, penciling and inking techniques.

Before you begin this course you should have a familiarity with basic human anatomy and Photoshop.

I hope you'll join me on this creative Journey with the Photoshop CC drawing comic characters course at Pluralsight.