Sketching With Wacom Tablet (Weekend)

If you alread have some experience of photoshop but want to push your skills to learn how to sketch up ideas using a Wacom tablet then this is the course to take your skills to the next level. During the course you will undertake some warm up drawing excercises and you will cover a host of topics including:Photoshop tools for sketchingBrushes, eraserCustomising brushes / edit brushesColour Basic shapes – volumeLighting and shadows Proportion and measuring Working with layers and layer masks Tonal drawing of a space - including masking, gradients, burn and dodge, adjustment layers SurfacesReflections Working with scanned drawingsWorking with photographs as a source

Taught by: Michelle Salamon.

Description

If you alread have some experience of photoshop but want to push your skills to learn how to sketch up ideas using a Wacom tablet then this is the course to take your skills to the next level.

During the course you will undertake some warm up drawing excercises and you will cover a host of topics including:

  • Photoshop tools for sketching
  • Brushes, eraser
  • Customising brushes / edit brushes
  • Colour
  • Basic shapes – volume
  • Lighting and shadows
  • Proportion and measuring
  • Working with layers and layer masks
  • Tonal drawing of a space - including masking, gradients, burn and dodge, adjustment layers
  • Surfaces
  • Reflections
  • Working with scanned drawings
  • Working with photographs as a source

Tutor information

Since graduating from the RCA in 1994 Michelle has worked as an animation director and designer.   She has worked on several title sequences for feature films through the production company Voodoodog who she continues to work with and also teaches on the BA Graphics course at Central Saint Martins.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

2GB usb stick 
A4 sketchbook
6B pencil 
putty rubber

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
26/11/2016 - 27/11/2016Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
11/03/2017 - 12/03/2017Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
10/06/2017 - 11/06/2017Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket