When you start inventing objects or working without photo reference, digital sketching becomes more challenging. Many foundation skills use lines to describe the photo you’re looking at - and aren’t as useful when there’s no reference to work from. This series explores the challenges unique to imaginary sketching. I argue that our design thinking is directly related to the tool we’re using - all the way from rough thumbnail sketches to polished line drawings.
If you’re looking to transfer your digital sketching skills to imaginary subjects, this is a great place to start!
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Runtime: 60 Minutes (Digital Download, includes Photoshop Brush Presets)
1. Introduction2. Nature Sketching3. Nature Detailing4. Linear Design Sketching5. Jewel Thumbnail Process6. Jewel Refining Process