Creating Backgrounds from Scratch in Corel Painter 2018

$69.00 USD

In this recorded tutorial from a live webinar in 2018, Elite Corel Painter Master, Corel Certified Painter Educator, PPA Master Artist, Master Photographer, Master Craftsman, and Golden Artist Educator Heather "the painter" will share her workflow and thought process for creating the illusion of depth by selecting appropriate color and values. She'll also talk about pairing brushes and textures to suit your subject and concept. Backgrounds are a supporting element in your overall masterpiece. They can make or break the impact of a painting. Don't let a few simple elements detract from the many hours you put in on your subjects!

And the tips and tricks Heather has to make an impact with your supportive background are SIMPLE. 

Compatible with Corel Painter 2018, 2017, and techniques are transferable across genres and software such as Photoshop and even organic painting!

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If you are new to Corel Painter, you absolutely must watch this Intro to Painter tutorial that thoroughly covers everything you need to get started in Painter!


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All materials are copyright 2018 @ Heather Michelle Chinn and may not be shared, distributed, re-packaged, sold, or handed out without expressed, written permission from Heather Michelle Chinn. While these may be used in your edited, flattened files for your photographic edits, they may not be submitted to your photography (or ANY) clients as layered files. These backgrounds, or other content, (in whole or in part) may NOT be sold, distributed, or used as a base to create variations or "new" backgrounds in any manner to be printed or sold to background companies without expressed, written permission from Heather Michelle Chinn at Please have some respect for a content maker trying to provide for her family.