DC2: Digital Illustration

Become a stronger digital illustrator by learning the essential techniques of value building, composition and finishing techniques using still life and live models. In class critiques and demonstrations lead by Mauricio Abril will cover photoshop techniques and layer management, digital painting pipeline and narrative story telling.  Mauricio Abril is a freelance concept designer and illustrator with clients such as Walt Disney Imagineering, Disney Interactive, Ubisoft, Universal, and Simon & Schuster Publishing.

Time: Tuesday 7:30pm-10:30pm
First Class: Sept 17, 2019
10 week course

Instructor: Mauricio Abril, Freelance Concept artist & Instructor

Focus: Become a more confident digital illustrator, painting techniques &
story telling.

Prerequisite: PBC, FND1, DC1 / Highly recommended

Suggested Materials: Pens, pencils, sketchbook, loose paper, markers, digital camera, laptop and photoshop (any version)

Price: $750 *A registration fee of $15.99 (labeled as Shipping) will be applied to each class purchased. For terms and conditions see FAQ.

Once registration is complete, you will receive a receipt email from StoreEnvy.  This will serve as your confirmation for registration.

Location: 223 W Palm Ave, Burbank, CA 91502

*For refund & credit policy, please see FAQ section C11 & C16 for Mentorship program students

Registration issues? Email us info@brainstormschool.com

What you can expect to learn:

  • Digital illustration pipeline

  • Advanced Photoshop techniques, layering and effects

  • Paint from live models and narrative still life

  • Advanced materials, textures and lighting

  • Narrative story telling assignments


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