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Develop a strong art foundation
This course is an introduction to the basic fundamentals of drawing and painting necessary in developing a strong foundation to become an artist in the entertainment industry. The course will ensure students are prepared for more specific drawing, painting, and design courses by first obtaining a solid understanding of the essential tools and principles practiced throughout the art field. Indispensable topics such as, breaking down complex images into shape and form, and the elements of composition will be covered and discussed in a general and personalized manner. This class will also be a great choice for students completely new to 2D digital mediums, with some introductory assignments designed to prepare students to begin using tools such as Photoshop.
Absolute Beginners WHAT YOU’LL LEARN
The more you know, the better.
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Lectures by Yves Yumol
Yves Yumol is a freelance concept artist and art instructor based in Los Angeles, California, working in the entertainment and game industry. He has taught at a variety of private art schools and currently co-instructs at Concept Design Academy in Pasadena, California. In his spare time, he enjoys sketching outdoors and plein-air painting. His clients range from video game and visual FX companies such as Swihart Studios and various indie developers.
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Feb 11, 2019 - Apr 26, 2019
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