Portraits in Procreate: Frida & Flowers with Lisa Filion
Celebrate iconic artist Frida Kahlo while creating portraits in the award-winning digital drawing and painting app Procreate. Perfect for beginner to intermediate artists. Let your inner Frida flourish with Procreate virtuoso Lisa Filion (aka Pixel Princess).
FULL CLASS COMES OUT FRIDAY, MAY 24. GET LIFETIME ACCESS WITH PURCHASE.
LESSON 1: PORTRAIT OF FRIDA
In this lesson, you'll learn about Frida's art and life while creating a portrait of the artist herself. Lisa will also teach you various Procreate tips and tricks, including a fun technique for drawing one of Frida's favorite symbols: flowers.
Lesson length: ~47m
LESSON 2: PORTRAIT OF A MODERN FRIDA
In this lesson, you'll meet Jenell Duhhcid, the "Frida of Sktchy," a muse who has inspired more than 2,000 portraits by artists around the world. Watch and learn as Lisa creates a portrait in Procreate from start to finish, further exploring Frida's floral symbolism and iconic fashion through this contemporary muse.
Lesson length: ~53m
LESSONS 3: SELF-PORTRAIT AS FRIDA (PART 1)
Frida's self-portraits are among her most celebrated works, and in this lesson you're going to follow her lead with Lisa as your guide. First, you'll create a photo of yourself that takes inspiration from Frida's iconic self-imagery. This photo will be the reference image for your self-portrait.
Next, you'll come up with a set of visual symbols that reflect your personal story.
Lastly in this lesson, you'll sketch out your self-portrait in Procreate, mapping out the overall piece that you will finish in the next lesson.
Lesson length: ~33m
LESSON 4: SELF-PORTRAIT AS FRIDA, PART 2
In this lesson, you’ll watch Lisa take her Frida-inspired self-portrait from a sketch to a fully realized, multi-layered piece, complete with vibrant color and symbolism-rich background. Along the way, she'll share tips for drawing everything from flowers and dogs to avocados and ferns in Procreate, and how to use Procreate's various tools to arrange numerous elements into one harmonious finished portrait.
Lesson length: ~85m
On Wednesday, June 5, at 4 pm EST, Lisa will host a live video broadcast to answer student questions while creating a new portrait in Procreate in real time. Don't worry if you can't attend the live Q&A: you will get access to a recording immediately after it's over.
What tools do I need to take this class?
You'll need an iPad (any model/generation), Procreate's iPad app (available for purchase in the App Store on iPad) and an iPad stylus.
What Procreate skill level do I need for this class?
This class is perfect for beginner to intermediate Procreate users. If you are looking for a "Procreate 101" type of course, try this.
Can I go at my own pace?
Yes! You keep lifetime access to ALL class content, including a recording of the live Q&A, so you can go at your own pace.
Do I get lifetime access to the class?
Yes! Your purchase gets you lifetime access to ALL class content.
What is your refund policy?
All sales are final.
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