Designing Pinups with PaintTool Sai by Chris Harper
Popular Pinup artist Chris Harper who is very well known by thousands of people as " TheCosbinator" on deviantart.com, has created this 5 hour course to demonstrate his skills. He teaches you the basics of the software "PaintTool Sai" and how he uses the software to sketch, ink and fully color 2 of his trademark retro style pinups!
STAGE 1 : "Intro to PaintTool Sai " Total running time : 40 Minutes
PAINT TOOL SAI
-Chris shows you around the software and the tools he uses by demonstrating what they do.
STAGE 2 : "Sketching the 2 Pinups " Total running time: 51 Minutes
SKETCHING 2 PINUPS
-Rough sketching using references to form the face, body shapes and the poses.
STAGE 3 : "Inking the Bodies" Total running time : 59 Minutes
INKING THE SKETCHES
--Inking the sketches is a very important stage, you will learn how to clean up the rough sketches
by inking them to create the Line-art.
STAGE 4 : "Flat Colors " Total running time : 1 Hour 16 Minutes
-In this section, Chris takes the Line-art and teaches you his techniques of adding the flat base colors and how to organize your layers.
STAGE 5 : "Final Rendering of the Pinups " Total running time: 3 Hours 49 Minutes
"Pinup #1" : 1 Hour 14 Minutes and "Pinup #2" : 2 Hours 35 Minutes.
FINAL RENDERING OF THE PINUPS
-In the final stage, you will learn Chris's secrets to finishing off the coloring of the Pinups and adding highlights and shadows.
-Copies of the Rough sketches, the Line-art images and the final finished Pinups.