Advanced Vector Portraits

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Learning to draw the human figure and create stunning vector portraits can be very tricky indeed. In this course, we’ll introduce you to more advanced techniques that will push your creativity and help develop your own styles in vector portraits. You’ll learn techniques such as skin shading, basic colour manipulation, working with a restricted palette, adding a texture and much, much more. So open up Illustrator and let’s get started!

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Welcome & Course Overview

01:52

1.Introduction
1 lesson, 01:52

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1.1
Welcome & Course Overview
01:52

2.Pre-Portrait Lessons
2 lessons, 10:01

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2.1
The Brushes
04:20

2.2
Creative Challenges
05:41

3.Create a Monochrome Portrait
7 lessons, 35:27

3.1
Introduction & Manipulation in Photoshop (Monochrome Portrait)
04:06

3.2
Document Setup & Base Shapes (Monochrome Portrait)
05:23

3.3
Subtle Skin Shading, Detailed Yet Simple
07:21

3.4
Create Subtle Shaded Lips
04:04

3.5
Eyes, Eyelashes, Eyebrows, and How to Render Them
04:08

3.6
Hair Theory: The Hairline
05:22

3.7
Add Those Finishing Touches
05:03

4.Create a Manipulated Portrait
10 lessons, 1:06:57

4.1
Introduction & Manipulation in Photoshop (Manipulated Portrait)
04:42

4.2
Document Setup & Base Shapes (Manipulated Portrait)
04:14

4.3
Advanced Skin Shading Theory
11:12

4.4
Render the Skin Shading: Shadows
07:20

4.5
Render the Skin Shading: Highlights
03:59

4.6
Create Detailed, Glossy Lips
05:26

4.7
Creating Detailed Eyes, Eyelashes, Eyebrows
08:16

4.8
Advanced Hair Theory
07:35

4.9
Rendering the Detailed Hair
09:37

4.10
Finishing Touches For Your Manipulated Portrait
04:36

5.Conclusion
1 lesson, 01:30

5.1
Conclusion
01:30


Preview for Advanced Vector Portraits
Lessons:
21
Length:
1.9 hours
Sharon Milne aka ChewedKandi is an Illustrator and Author specialising in vector art. She's from Northumberland in the United Kingdom. She's also our Design & Illustration Editor here on Tuts+. You can check out her website portfolio by going to ChewedKandi.net and keep up to date via her Facebook page.
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