Clip Studio Paint EX Fundamentals [Video]

Clip Studio Paint EX Fundamentals [Video]

This video is included in a Mapt subscription
Elizabeth Staley

Explore the unique tools in Clip Studio Paint on your journey to becoming the next big art creator
$63.75
RRP $74.99
Subscribe and access every Packt eBook & Video.
 
  • 4,000+ eBooks & Videos
  • 40+ New titles a month
  • 1 Free eBook/Video to keep every month
Start Free Trial
 
Code Files
Preview in Mapt

Video Details

ISBN 139781786465375
Course Length1 hours 48 minutes

Video Description

Clip Studio Paint is a family of tools for both Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows for creating comics and manga digitally. It is the world’s number one comic software and is developed byCelsys, a Japanese software development company. Clip Studio Paint has powerful features and a tool set that is optimized to create amazing-looking comics and manga. The various tools can be used to create panel layouts, perspective rulers, sketching, coloring, and creating word balloons and captions among others. The latest version is named “Clip Studio Paint Pro” and the enhanced version is “Clip Studio Paint EX”.

This course will help you unlock your true creative potential by getting you familiar with some of the unique tools you can use to make great-looking artwork in Clip Studio Paint.

First, you will learn how to create custom brush tools that are the basis of creating many more brush tools for a variety of tasks. Then you will delve into vector tools and see how to use and manipulate them. Next, you will learn about the powerful ruler and 3D tools available in Clip Studio Paint. You will find out how to use the basic rulers in an illustration. Then you will get hands-on on drawing backgrounds using the 1, 2, and 3 point perspective rulers. You will also be able to pose and manipulate 3D models and discover how to save custom characters and poses to the materials palette for later use.

By the end of the course, you will be able to create and customize your own characters to create a unique and innovative comic or manga.

Style and Approach

This is a practical and comprehensible course to get you up and running with some of the unique tools you can user making your art in Clip Studio Paint. A range of topics is covered with brief discussions followed by examples of their implementation.

Table of Contents

Creating Brush Tools and Layer Masks
The Course Overview
Creating a Gritty Inking Brush
Making a Broken Glass Brush
Creating a Leaf Brush
Importing Third-Party Brushes
Using the Selection Tools
Creating and Editing Layer Masks
Using Vectors
Making a Vector Layer
Drawing on Vector Layers
Adjusting Vector Lines
Adding and Deleting Control Points
Scaling and Rotating Vector Lines
Using Rulers
Basic Rulers
Special Rulers
Using the Symmetrical Ruler
Using the Stream Line Tools
Saturated Line Tools
Perspective Rulers
One Point Perspective Ruler
Two Point Perspective Ruler
Three Point Perspective Ruler
3D Objects
Adding 3D Objects from the Materials Library
Manipulating 3D Objects
Manipulating the 3D Camera
Using Preset Poses and Saving Custom Poses to the Materials Library
Customizing Characters

What You Will Learn

  • Make custom brush tools in order to create many more brush tools such as gritty inking, broken glass, and leaf brushes
  • Import third-party brushes from the vast collection of brushes available for download for a unique look
  • Create and edit layer masks to make your artwork more dynamic and content-rich
  • Use and manipulate vector tools to outline precise and realistic figures in your art
  • Get familiar with the ruler tools such as basic, special, and symmetric rulers to draw accurate lines
  • Draw perfect backgrounds using the 1, 2, and 3 point perspective rulers
  • Pose and manipulate 3D models to give your characters an artistic and a realistic feel
  • Build and customize your own characters for your next adventure in a comic or manga

Authors

Table of Contents

Creating Brush Tools and Layer Masks
The Course Overview
Creating a Gritty Inking Brush
Making a Broken Glass Brush
Creating a Leaf Brush
Importing Third-Party Brushes
Using the Selection Tools
Creating and Editing Layer Masks
Using Vectors
Making a Vector Layer
Drawing on Vector Layers
Adjusting Vector Lines
Adding and Deleting Control Points
Scaling and Rotating Vector Lines
Using Rulers
Basic Rulers
Special Rulers
Using the Symmetrical Ruler
Using the Stream Line Tools
Saturated Line Tools
Perspective Rulers
One Point Perspective Ruler
Two Point Perspective Ruler
Three Point Perspective Ruler
3D Objects
Adding 3D Objects from the Materials Library
Manipulating 3D Objects
Manipulating the 3D Camera
Using Preset Poses and Saving Custom Poses to the Materials Library
Customizing Characters

Video Details

ISBN 139781786465375
Course Length1 hours 48 minutes
Read More

Read More Reviews

Recommended for You

Swift: Mastering the Core Concepts [Integrated Course] Book Cover
Swift: Mastering the Core Concepts [Integrated Course]
$ 106.25
Developing your First Canvas [Video] Book Cover
Developing your First Canvas [Video]
$ 106.25
Learning React Application Development with Redux and Node.JS [Video] Book Cover
Learning React Application Development with Redux and Node.JS [Video]
$ 106.25