Adobe Illustrator for the Cartoonist
Adobe Illustrator for the Cartoonist by Justin cook
Justin Cook is an Animator, Cartoon Illustrator/Designer and Caricaturist.
In this course, Justin teaches you how to create custom brushes to create solid smooth vector lines for inking cartoon characters to create wonderful line art. Justin demonstrates how to color your characters and techniques like Cell Shading, using gradients and lots more. By the end of this course you will understand how to use Adobe Illustrator to start inking and coloring your own cartoon characters straight away.
This course is nearly 3 hours long in real time.
The videos are in HD .mov for Quick Time Player but can be played in most common players. The software used to demonstrate is Adobe Illustrator. The course is in english, in real time and downloadable to your computer only.
STAGE 1 : "Custom Brushes "
Total running time : 20 MINUTES
CREATING YOUR CUSTOM BRUSHES
-Justin demonstrates how easy it is to create your own custom brushes for inking.
STAGE 2 : "Inking "
Total running time: 53 MINUTES
INKING THE SPACE GIRL CHARACTER
-Justin takes a ready made sketch of a Space girl provided in the course and demonstrates and explains the inking process.
STAGE 3 : "Coloring"
Total running time : 1 HOUR 37 MINUTES
COLORING THE SPACE GIRL CHARACTER
-learn how to color the Space Girl and many techniques including Cell Shading and Gradients.
-All the Adobe Illustrator Project files.