Interior Design for Concept Art - Learn how to Create an Interior Scene From Start to Finish

Learn the complete process of interior design for concept art from start to finish. In part one, you'll discover how to use reference photos and gestural sketches to explore ideas and let your imagination run free.

Interior Design for Concept Art – Learn how to create awesome interiors for your characters from start to finish!


Ever wondered how artists create interior scenes for movies or animation?

In part one of this new 3-part course, ReelFX development artist, Cathleen McAllister, shows you how to create an awesome interior scene complete with all the elements to bring your characters and their surroundings to life.

Taking inspiration from the famous book and animated movie, The Borrowers, Cathleen walks you through every stage of creating a super-cute interior design concept.

In this first part, she shows you how to use reference photos and other resources to help you gather information.

Then, watch over her shoulder as she creates a series of quick gestural sketches to work out what her composition should contain and where everything should be placed.

This new course gives you a fascinating insight into the creative process of a concept artist and will help you boost your skills in this area thanks to her thorough explanations and guidance.

In Interior Design for Artists, You’ll learn:

  • How to use reference photos to help you choose a theme for your interior
  • How to create quick gesture sketches and let your imagination run free
  • How to refine compositions without worrying about being too perfect
  • Photoshop skills which will give you a strong foundation for all your concept art

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After watching this course on interior design for concept art, you’ll have a deeper understanding of the thought process behind many of the scenes in the most popular animated movies.

You’ll have the skills at your fingertips to get all those wonderful ideas out of your head and onto paper (or, in this case, a Photoshop canvas).

So, if you’ve always wanted to create professional interiors for your concept art characters, you’ll find plenty of good stuff in this new course.

And, as you progress to the second and third parts of this course, you’ll pick up all the skills you need to create concept art interiors like a true professional.

Interior Design for Concept Art Pt 1 - Cathleen McAllister
Learn the complete process of creating an interior scene from start to finish with professional concept artist, Cathleen McAllister. In this first part, you'll learn how to use reference photos and gestural sketches to create a strong composition with a great concept behind it.
Module 1 Introduction
Discover what you'll learn in this course on interior design for concept art
Unit 1 01 - Introduction
Module 2 Gestural Sketches
Learn how to develop your ideas using reference photos and gestural sketches. This will help you develop a strong composition and concept for your interior scene.
Unit 1 02 - Gestural Sketches Pt1
Unit 2 03 - Gestural Sketches Pt2
Unit 3 04 - Gestural Sketches Pt3
Unit 4 05 - Gestural Sketches Pt4

  • Category: Illustration
  • Medium: Digital
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Artist: Cathleen McAllister

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