Nikko takes you behind the scenes of how he works, with the iPad as his sketchbook. He guides you step-by-step, revealing how to get the most out of this powerful art tool.
A vibrant and energetic scene, brought to life by Procreate master Nikolai Lockertsen. Showcasing some of the new features of Procreate 4, Nikko reveals, brush stroke by brush stroke, how to build up an image like this. You´ll also get 6 of his custom-made brushes that are used in this course. Subtitles are also available in English and Spanish.
00:01:00: Using the Perspective Assist tools to structure the layout.
0:12:05: Adding some base colour tones to set the scene.
0:19:02: Shaping and sculpting the shadows and highlights.
0:35:55: Adding a new layer of more refined detail.
0:41:46: Painting in more detailed highlights and shadows.
0:46:33: Sketching in characters to give scale, depth, and direction.
0:56:13: Creating the main character, and adjusting the composition.
1:03:34: Painting in clouds, and improvising concept signage text.
1:08:34: Creating atmospheric effects to give the image better depth.
1:11:44: Final colour grading, effects, and vignette.
Starting with a blank canvas, Nikko builds up this vibrant and energetic street scene. He will also be showcasing some of the powerful new features of this first release version of Procreate 4. The entire course is filmed live, so you get to see how he works, brush stroke by brush stroke.
He also reveals tips and tricks that you can use to get more out of your artwork.
Highlights from the course include:
• Follow Nikko from start to finish creating the “Jump” artwork
• See how Nikko uses the Perspective Assist tools to quickly structure the environment
• Tool tips and techniques you can use immediately in your own artwork
• 6 exclusive downloadable brushes created by Nikko and used in this course
• The full resolution, finished artwork as a download
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Instructor: Nikolai Lockertsen
This course is held by one of the world’s leading Art Directors - Nikolai Lockertsen. Nikolai works as an Art director, Concept Artist and Matte Painter in the movie and TV industry. He has an impressive career behind him, having worked on such movies as “Troll Hunter”, Oscar-nominated “Kon Tiki”, “Max Manus” and “The Mortal Instruments”, to name but a few. He regularly works with Hollywood Director Harald Zwart and continues to develop his art to stunning new levels. He is often travelling between movie locations and international film studios, and his iPad always travels with him.
Målgruppe for kurset
This course is structured for students with a basic knowledge of Procreate. A simple understanding of the interface and tools is recommended.
Here is the list of items you will need:
• An iPad - list of compatible iPads here. (Nikko uses an iPad Pro)
• ProCreate iPad app (iTunes)
• Touch-screen pen for the iPad, (Nikko uses the Apple Pencil)
"Nikko’s laid back commentary, technical ability and artistic sensitivity combine to make a highly watchable video series."