The world of digital illustration is a constantly evolving one that continues to open up new ways to use digital media just like traditional painting and drawing. From beautifully stylized landscapes to bizarre and twisted creatures, there’s no limit as to what you can create.This workshop will offer beginners an interactive look at using this unrestrictive tool to create digital artworks all done using hand drawing. Brisbane local illustrator Jimmy Patch will take you from constructing your initial concept sketch to adding layer upon layer of detail, colour and texture to your piece. You will be working using Photoshop to create a piece of your choosing from start to finish.This workshop is ideal for anyone wanting to transition from traditional media to digital, those with some knowledge of Photoshop but wanting to learn more about painting and any amateur concept artists, comic artists or fantasy artists wanting to tackle the digital illustration world.
Requirements for Students
- Laptop with Photoshop (Or iPad Pro with Procreate and apple pencil)
- A Wacom tablet if you have it
- An idea of a concept that you would like to draw
- An overly active imagination
ABOUT JIMMY PATCH
Jimmy Patch is an illustrator and graphic facilitator based in Brisbane, Australia. He has worked with a diverse range of clients all around the world, helping them to tell their story visually. Jimmy has built a solid foundation of business in working with large and small scale clients, helping them to communicate with one another in a creative, simplistic, visual and effective way.Specialising in the digital illustration medium, he keeps a constant flow of illustration coming through, getting as a weird and interesting as possible. When he’s not out chasing seas monsters or trekking through unknown wilderness battling barbarians, he enjoys a fine whiskey with a good record playing nearby.
- Design Knowledge from an expert in the field
- Waccom tablet to use in class.
- workshop students will need to buy and install these brushes into their system prior to the session:
- They will need to purchase the ‘Megapack’ ($15US) https://www.kylebrush.com/#brushes and install it into their Photoshop, instructions here: https://vimeo.com/68231285
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Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
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We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
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1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
- Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
- Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.
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Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a refund.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.