**Please Note: this is a color/digital painting course, not a software course. At least an intermediate level Photoshop experience is required.
The Laws of color Vol. 1 - Photoshop Edition is the ultimate color course that will take the fear, guesswork and mystery out of painting in color. If you’ve been struggling with color or are intimated by color, then this is the right course for you.
In this course, students will learn about the First Law of Color. Understanding this simple, yet powerful law will give students the knowledge to paint in bold colors with confidence. Along with the information packed lectures, the full length painting demo will guide students step by step through the painting process and how to apply The First Law of Color to a portrait painting or any subject.
properties of color
color & value observation
color mixing in photoshop
digital painting techniques
Introduction: Properties of Color (6:25)
Chapter 1: Lecture - What is the First Law of Color? (12:55)
Chapter 2: Color Mixing in Photoshop Part 1 (27:16)
Chapter 3: Color Mixing in Photoshop Part 2 (15:58)
Chapter 4: Drawing and Blocking in Shapes (10:47)
Chapter 5: Blocking in Values & Colors (14:45)
Chapter 6: Rendering Part 1 (10:39)
Chapter 7: Rendering Part 2 (8:21)
Chapter 8: Add Colors (8:50)
Chapter 9: Texture (10:39)
Chapter 10: Finishing Touches (9:56)
Chapter 11: Summary, Review & Conclusion (18:10)
Photoshop brushes (.abr)
hi-res reference image
hi-res canvas texture
Reviews and praise for The Laws of Color Vol. 1:
“Honestly, some of the most practical advice on color I've seen! Plus your painting process is always mesmerizing and your teaching style is extremely approachable. Thanks for taking the time to put this together, it looks like you put a lot of effort into this.”
-Ruben R., Illustrator and former student
“IT'S FANTASTIC!!!!! bought the ultra package and learn tons about painting with traditional media and photoshop, I feel enlightened (painting wise anyway lol) a great package for a super low price, a must have building block, looking forward to volume two!”
-Anton F., Artist
“Got it the first day it came out and loving it. Already feels like it's such a large leap from were I was to how I'm beginning too catch on to color and mixing. Thank you very much.”
-Jose M., Artist and student
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For a more intensive and interactive experience, color mentorships are available. Mentorships students will work with me one on one to help take their color and painting to the next level. For more info on the color mentorship, click the link below: