07.11.16 | Introduction to Digital Painting (5 Monday Evenings)

Course Content:

This course will offer an introduction to Digital painting in Photoshop, exploring the techniques of:

  • The fundamentals of digital painting
  • Photo collage
  • Composition
  • Brush creation
  • Colour management
  • Non-destructive workflow

Participant Profile:

This course is aimed at those who are looking to break into the creative industries, traditional illustrators and students of Fine Art, Illustration and Animation. It will provide a strong grounding in the fundamentals of digital painting, highlighting a non-destructive, industry standard work flow which will allow the student to pursue their creativity through the use of digital techniques.

Tutor Info:

James Kenny has worked in the Game, Television and Film industries since 1999; including the Tomb Raider game series, the Terminator franchise and the recent Jungle Book live action re-imagining, working as a Concept Artist, 3D environment and character artist and Digital Matte Painter. He currently works in Dublin at Windmill Lane VFX.

Date & Times:

5 Monday Evenings from 6.30pm-9.30pmpm, 7th November, 14th November, 21st November, 28th November and 5th December.


Room 11, Guinness Enterprise Centre, Taylors Lane, Dublin 8 (Directions and Map: http://gec.ie/get-in-touch/).


Members: 100 Euro, Non Members: 125 Euro

Payment can be made by credit card online (a link will be sent to you) or by cheque/postal order payable to Animation Skillnet.

Application Procedure:

Please apply by sending an email to: animationskillnet@gmail.com

Deadline for Applications:

Wednesday, 2nd November.

Course Information


Course Instructor

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