Photoshop for Traditional Artists

It's impossible to be an artist today without hearing about the image creation and editing software Adobe Photoshop. If you've never learned how to use this powerful creative tool, Chris Legaspi is here to help! In this course, Chris will assume nothing and teach you everything you need to know to leverage photoshop for your own artistic purposes, with step-by-step demonstrations and assignments.

6 Lessons 19h 46s of videos

Level 1

In this series, instructor Chris Legaspi shows you how to use Adobe Photoshop as an artist. This second lesson in the series will go over what Chris refers to as, “The 5 Major Tools.” These include: Layers, Keyboard Shortcuts, Custom Brushes, Selection Tools, and Images Adjustments. Chris will go over each of these tools in-depth, […]

Level 2

Level 3

In this series, instructor Chris Legaspi shows you how to use Adobe Photoshop as an artist. In the fifth lesson of the series, Chris shows you how to create your own compositions using custom brushes and thumbnail frames. He goes over the gradient, paint bucket, marquee, hue/saturation, and vector shape tools. Follow along to understand […]

Common Questions

I'm not a digital artist. Can I still use this Learning Path?

Yes! In addition to covering the basics of using photoshop, Chris demonstrates how to use it as a tool for traditional artists. If you are unfamiliar with photoshop, you will find a lot of uses for it through this Learning Path!

Is this Learning Path only recommended for advanced students?

Not at all! This Learning Path is appropriate for all levels.

Are assignments included in this Learning Path?

Yes! Assignments are included in each video so you can practice the concepts covered in each section.