Silhouette Painting Training
Learn one of the most popular digital painting styles!
Are you looking for a digital painting style that is easy to learn, fast to execute and that can gain you exposure? Silhouette Painting is the perfect solution for you!
What exactly is Silhouette Painting?
When I first discovered this style of digital painting, what really caught my eye was how much people engaged with this style of artwork and how artists became popular online by painting in this style. I decided to learn Silhouette Painting to figure out what exactly was the appeal... I found out that the reasons behind it was how fresh and clean the end result looked that even non-artists found it so attractive. And above all... how EASY it is to create vs other digital painting styles.
Here is what you will learn:
Observe closely at some pre-created examples below: Notice how there is very minimal line-work in these examples as the colors forms and expresses the overall character design.
"It's time to become your own favorite artist!"My name is Paris Christou and I'm known for my 100% practical, detailed demonstration and explanation with many tips and tricks. Follow the lessons on any device from the comfort of your own home.
You can easily follow along with ANY digital art software like Photoshop, Painter, Paint Tool Sai, Clip Studio Paint etc. But you need to have the basic knowledge of your software's user interface. The tools used in the training are basic common tools that are available in every digital art software. Paris Christou demonstrates this course using the software "Sketchbook Pro".
Animator, Cartoon illustrator and Teacher best known as the creator of the Cartoon Pinup Character "Cherry".
Paris founded ToonBoxStudio.com in 2011 to help share his knowledge with anyone who wants to learn and build their skills.
Check out his work below.
StartQuick Message and Tips (3:26)
StartCapturing the Shapes (9:58)
StartPainting a Silhouette of Colors Part 1 (9:55)
StartPainting a Silhouette of Colors Part 2 (12:31)
StartSeparating the Shapes (10:14)
StartTweaks, Tricks and Touch-ups (10:33)
StartAdding Cast Shadows (7:20)
StartFrom Day Scene to Night Scene (17:56)