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In this workshop, Jana Schirmer shares her complete process of painting a Fantasy Illustration from start to finish in Adobe Photoshop using a workflow that she uses for almost all of her professional and personal work. Starting with ideation and reference gathering, she covers the initial sketch phase and preparation, colors and light, mixer brushes, photo-bashing, and final 2D rendering techniques. For artists looking to develop their digital painting skills, this title provides an opportunity to see how a leading illustrator efficiently approaches a painting using a variety of time saving techniques.
Duration: 147 Minutes
Format: HD 1920x1080
Jana Schirmer is a self-taught German illustrator and concept artist based in Irvine, California specializing in Character Design. After freelancing as a Digital Artist creating illustrations for Marvel Comics and Magic: The Gathering, Jana joined SIXMOREVODKA Art Production House in Germany in 2010 and is now working in the video game industry. Some of her clients include Riot Games, Bioware, Obsidian, Ubisoft, Guerrilla Games, WB Games, Savage/Procreate, and more.
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Gnomon specializes in computer graphics education for careers in the entertainment industry.