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  • view course page for Pixel Playground with Bert Monroy

    Take a 10-minute recess every week and join Bert Monroy for a fun, self-contained project in Photoshop or Illustrator.

    10h 26m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes - Castle on the Mountain

    Join Bert Monroy as he creates a brand-new work of art—a castle on a desert cliff—using just a few ordinary images and the tools in Photoshop.

    45m 52s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes - Mushroom House

    Learn how to create a cozy mushroom house that looks like it's straight out of a fairy tale, with Photoshop and a collection of ordinary images.

    1h 42m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: The Making of Amsterdam Mist, the Structures

    Follow along with the development of Amsterdam Mist, artist Bert Monroy's latest digital painting, and learn Photoshop and Illustrator techniques you can apply to your own artwork.

    5h 8m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Colorizing Black-and-White Photographs with Photoshop

    Learn how to bring new life to old photographs by adding color to black-and-white images.

    2h 12m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Fashion Design: Rendering Techniques

    Learn to use Photoshop brushes, patterns, and special effects to create professional-looking fashion croquis and costume illustrations.

    4h 52m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for The Creative Spark: Erik Natzke, Generative Artist

    Follow Erik Natzke, generative artist and principle designer at Adobe, as he draws on his experience as an artist to build applications that improve people's ability to be creative.

    8m 58s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Artistic Painting with Illustrator: Object-Creation Brushes

    Discover how to paint and draw with Illustrator's powerful object-creation brushes, and warp, bend, repeat, stretch, scatter and distribute objects along a path.

    3h 46m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Digital Painting: Transforming a Portrait

    Transform a portrait or family photo into a piece of art worthy of framing, in this digital painting tutorial.

    4h 19m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes Volume 3

    The third installment of Bert Monroy's Dreamscapes series shows how to transport your photos into otherworldly territory, like an underwater coral reef, an enchanted forest, or even a menacing factory, all with Photoshop.

    3h 32m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Wacom Essential Training

    Learn how to set up and master your Wacom tablet in ways that streamline your work, expand your creative options, and lighten the load on your wrists.

    2h 9m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes Volume 2

    Join Bert Monroy in the second installment of his Dreamscapes series, and learn how to transform your photos into incredible scenes filled with imaginary creatures, ancient ruins, and more.

    3h 47m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Artistic Painting with Illustrator: Natural Media Brushes

    Discover the natural media brushes and effects in Illustrator for drawing, painting, and adding expressive strokes.

    3h 2m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Digital Painting: Architecture

    Learn to think like a painter as you transform photographs into paintings using the latest digital artist's tools.

    4h 46m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: Dreamscapes Volume 1

    Take an unexciting photo and begin to transform it into an amazing dream sequence using compositing and painting techniques in Photoshop.

    4h 38m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop CS6 New Features: Brushes

    A concise guide to what's new in Photoshop CS6 for digital painting.

    1h 42m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating a Digital Illustration with Photoshop CS5

    Covers the entire process of creating a digital drawing, from setting up a document and custom brushes to developing and fine-tuning the image itself.

    2h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Digital Painting: Street Scene

    Transform photographs into paintings using the latest digital artist's tools in Photoshop.

    4h 0m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating a Digital Painting with Photoshop CS5

    Work along with a digital artist as he uses Photoshop tools and techniques to create an electronic painting from scratch.

    2h 17m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: The Making of Times Square, The People

    Bert Monroy shows how he created the hyperrealistic portrayals of the dozens of people inhabiting his painting, many of which he drew from real-life friends and family.

    3h 18m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: The Making of Times Square, The Techniques

    Shows the steps Bert Monroy took in Photoshop and Illustrator to create the lifelike detail in his incredible portrait of Times Square.

    4h 56m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Bert Monroy: The Making of Times Square, The Tools

    Digital painter Bert Monroy demonstrates how he uses the brushes, filters, and textures in Photoshop to create his photorealistic portrait of Times Square.

    5h 56m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating a Hallway Scene with Photoshop

    Use Photoshop's tools to create works of art from scratch.

    2h 23m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop CS5: Painting with the Mixer Brush

    Shows how to master the natural-media painting features in Photoshop CS5.

    2h 27m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Corel Painter 11: Mastering Brushes

    Unlocks the expressive power of the application by showing users how to modify brushes to create the perfect stroke or create custom brush variants.

    4h 53m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop Brushes

    Photoshop Brushes with Bruce Heavin

    A deep exploration of Photoshop brushes for the creative-minded.

    5h 13m
    Intermediate
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