Environmental Design is the art of creating spaces and worlds from the imagination. This class will focus on creating these worlds by designing environments that range from simple interior spaces like sci-fi corridors and landing docks to exterior wide shots of majestic castles in a fantasy landscape. You will acquire the skill set and theories in creating any environment of your choosing. Students will learn in-depth methods and techniques used by notable production designers, concept illustrators, set designers and others involved in creating these environments for use in film, television, video games, and all other major forms of media.
Learning how to create environments in Adobe Photoshop is perfect for graphic designers, background painters, illustrators, architects, costume designers, makeup artists and other aspiring artists and professionals who would like to be able to visualize the environments or worlds from their imagination.
Topics covered will be perspective, architecture, lighting, color, digital painting and drawing , composition, cinematography, photo-bashing, custom brushes and so much more! Primary software used will be Adobe Photoshop. A Wacom Intuos pen and tablet will be provided and used as our main drawing and painting tool.
Prerequisite: Working knowledge of the computer.
To sign up for this class, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the class and your contact information.
(Note: classes include both lecture and instructed lab)
Evening Class: Instructed Lab 6:15pm-7pm, Lecture 7pm-10pm