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.
Showcasing some of the features of the first release of Procreate 4, Nikko brings this Samurai character to life. 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: Sketching out the rough shape of the character.
00:05:51: Adding some simple shading and tones.
0:11:27: Adding some detail to the face and body.
0:20:59: Refining the proportions and increasing the detail level.
0:29:03: Blocking out a rough background.
0:31:40: Using Levels to add colour, then more painting.
0:45:35: Refining the background detail.
0:51:39: Final effects to give a more film-like quality.
Starting with a blank canvas, Nikko builds up the image of a Samurai character. 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 Samurai artwork
• 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 iPad Artists – 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
Note: 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."