Sketching With Wacom Tablet (Weekend)

If you already have some experience of Photoshop but want to push your skills to learn how to sketch up ideas using a Wacom tablet, this is the course to take your skills to the next level. During the course you will undertake some warm up drawing exercises covering a variety of areas...

Taught by: Michelle Salamon.

Description

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

During the course you will undertake some warm up drawing exercises covering a variety of areas.

Topic covered

  • Photoshop tools for sketching
  • brushes and eraser
  • colour, shapes and volume
  • lighting and shadows
  • proportion and measuring
  • working with layers and layer masks
  • tonal drawing: masking, gradients, burn and dodge, adjustment layers
  • surfaces and reflections
  • working with scanned drawings
  • working with photographs as a source

Entry requirements: Some previous experience of Photoshop.

Please note: This course is for students aged 18 and older



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 sticks
  • A4 sketchbook
  • 6B pencil
  • Putty rubber

Please note a Wacom tablet will be provided to students during class times.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
10/06/2017 - 11/06/2017Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
25/11/2017 - 26/11/2017Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
03/03/2018 - 04/03/2018Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
09/06/2018 - 10/06/2018Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket