Learn how to create an eye-catching digital portrait illustration from start to finish

Learn how to create a stunning digital portrait painting from start to finish in this fun 7-part course which includes Photoshop brushes to download and other free resources!

Portrait Illustration for Beginners – Everything you need to create eye-catching portraits from start to finish.

If you’ve ever wanted to create stunning digital portrait art, this fun new 7-part course will give you everything you need to get started.

Follow along with acclaimed portrait illustration artist, Sailesh Vaghela, as he guides you through his working process in complete detail.

Even if you’re a newcomer to Photoshop or digital art, you’ll find his simple explanations and easy-to-learn techniques will give you the confidence to dive in and create something amazing.

So, if you’re ready to take your art skills to the next level, let’s get started!

In Portrait Illustration for Beginners, You’ll learn:

  • How to find great reference photos using the free Sktchy app
  • How to set up your workspace and use Photoshop brushes
  • How to create a rough initial sketch
  • How to add backgrounds and bring your painting to life with details
  • Professional digital painting techniques to help you get great results

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After taking this course, you’ll have everything you need to create stunning portrait illustration art at your fingertips.

Photoshop and other digital art programs won’t seem anywhere near as daunting as you learn how to find your way around tools and features quickly and easily.

You’ll unlock the secret to adding form and color to your portraits, and creating a narrative to draw viewers into your composition.

Whether you’re into comic art, concept art, or realistic portrait art, you’ll find plenty in here to help you make real progress.

So, if you’ve been looking to develop your art skills and start creating paintings to be proud of, you’ll find everything you need in this new portrait illustration for beginners course.

Ready to get started? Let’s dive right in!

Portrait Illustration For Beginners - Sailesh Vaghela
Learn how to create an eye-catching portrait illustration in Photoshop from start to finish. Acclaimed digital artist, Sailesh Vaghela, will show you how to find great reference photos, how to set up your workspace and use brushes, how to create a rough sketch, and how to develop this into a stunning finished digital painting.
Module 1 Introduction - Reference Photos & Sketching
Get started with your portrait illustration by learning how to find great reference photos, set up your workspace and brushes in Photoshop, and how to create a tonal value sketch to use as the basis for your digital painting.
Unit 1 01 - Introduction
Unit 2 02 -Sketching Tonal Values
Module 2 Adding a Background and Details
Learn how to easily add a background to your portrait illustration and sketch out the all-important details which will bring your character to life.
Unit 1 03 - Adding the Background
Unit 2 04 - Painting Hair and Adding Details
Module 3 Adding Color, Overpainting, and Final Details
See how to add color and form to your portrait illustration and bring your painting to life with overpainting and finishing touches. After watching this module, you'll have all the knowledge you need to create your own eye-catching portrait illustration.
Unit 1 05 - Adding Color
Unit 2 06 - Overpainting
Unit 3 07 - Bringing Everything Together

  • Category: Illustration
  • Medium: Digital
  • Level: Beginner
  • Artist: Sailesh Vaghela

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