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Learn Clip Studio Paint - Second Edition

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Learn
  • Understand the differences between Clip Studio Paint Pro and EX
  • Discover how to navigate and customize the user interface 
  • Creating custom tools that fit your unique style of illustration
  • Using the ruler tools to create intricate perspective shots and complex symmetry
  • Discover how to use 3D elements in your work
  • Learn how to create lettering and word balloons to bring your comic stories to life
  • Understand the process of digital art creation from pencils to inks to color
  • Understand how to use the animation tools available in Clip Studio Paint
About

Clip Studio Paint, the successor to Manga Studio, is used by over four million illustrators and comic creators around the world. This book will guide you through every step of learning this software, from system requirements and installation, all the way through to exporting your work for print or the web. Learn how to create new documents, customize tools to fit your working style, use ruler tools to create anything from straight lines to intricate backgrounds, add 3D elements, create comic panels using the specialized panel tools, utilize screentones and materials, add text and word balloons to your comics, create sound effects, easily flat and color your comics using reference layers, and bring your drawings to life using the animation features.

By the end of this book, you will be able to navigate the Clip Studio Interface and program preferences, customize the various tools, and be able to create your own black-and-white and color illustrations and comics from start to finish.

Features
  • Overcome “interface overwhelm” with a practical breakdown of the Clip Studio interface
  • Comprehensive guide on the Clip Studio Paint with detailed coverage of all the tools and concepts of designing comics 
  • Streamline your workflow to create faster and easier using Clip Studio’s features
Page Count 448
Course Length 13 hours 26 minutes
ISBN9781789347036
Date Of Publication 20 Dec 2018

Authors

Liz Staley

Liz Staley is a writer and digital artist with nearly ten years experience creating independent comics. Learn Clip Studio Paint is her third book with Packt Publishing. She has also written Mastering Manga Studio 5 and The Manga Studio EX5 Cookbook. Teaching other artists about the benefits of Clip Studio Paint is one of her true passions.

Originally from Baltimore, Maryland, Liz currently lives in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania with her husband and her horse.