Intro to Procreate
Procreate for Beginners
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Tools and Interface walk throughs
Learn about all the tools you’ll need to be familiar with first. The how’s and the why’s explained, so if you’d like to alter settings later on, you’ll do so with confidence.
Project based learning
After each tool walk through module, you’ll complete a project using those exact same tools. This will reinforce where the tools are and how they work while creating beautiful artwork at the same time.
Resolution, color profiles + exporting
Get started on the right foot knowing how to choose a color profile, size and resolution for your canvas for the best possible outcome. When it’s complete, you’ll know exactly what to do to hand off your files or export them as needed for any use.
Bring your Procreate projects to life by adding animation! Through one mini animation project and the course’s final, large project, you’ll be equipped to add animation to any of your artwork moving forward. We go over all the basics you’ll need to know including how to set up your file, use the animation assist palette and export your animation for its intended purpose.
Made for Beginners
The entire course was made with beginners in mind. We take a slower pace and go through everything in detail. After lessons describing tools or methods, we follow them right afterwards with a project to hit everything home. Understanding how tools work is one thing; using them to create something you’re proud of is another very important one.
In the first project of the course, we create a layered floral initial! Gain lots of practice using the monoweight brush and create different colored elements that you will layer separately, adjust layer order with and create layer groups, too! This foundational skill is crucial for all artwork you make in the future, and after this project, you’ll be a layer master!
Understanding and utilizing clipping masks and layer masks are the primary goals in this second project! We make use of the skills and tools we’ve already learned while setting typeable text, practicing overlapping and underlapping flourishes with layer masks, and we finish it all off with teardrop elements + dotted line details to balance our composition.
In the third project of the course, we dive into 3D lettering! I’m sharing my easy method for creating pop-off-the screen lettering with extrusion shading and a fun background texture. We’ll once again make use of clipping masks and layer masks, this time applying a layer mask *to* a clipping mask! We’re getting all sorts of crazy over here!
We finish off the course with a ‘challenge’ project. This is a more advanced project, but we’re using everything you will have already learned when you get here. In this project, we put our new animation skills and layer masking skills to use by creating a ‘drawn in’ lettering animation and export it so it’s ready for social media or the web!
I help graphic designers and hand letterers build upon their skillsets to open new creative and financial opportunities.
If you’re familiar with Every-Tuesday, then you know my love for lettering + design runs deep. In fact, in the last 4 years, I’ve taught over 50,000 students and my design + lettering videos on YouTube have accumulated over 10 million views.
I love sharing what I’ve learned over my career and the creative tips that will have your artwork leveling up in no time.
- 10 Modules
- 38 Videos
- Over 3 Hours
Procreate for Beginners
- Getting Started/What You'll Learn7:34
- Split Screen Viewing, Screen Protectors + Pencil Grips3:26
- Downloading and Installing Class Freebies4:14
- Creating a New Canvas + Resolution and Color Profiles Overview8:39
- Brush Basics3:06
- Quick Shapes1:55
- Color Builds + Palettes4:02
- Different Ways to Recolor Artwork7:27
- Guides + Symmetry6:05
- Layers + Blend Modes6:15
- Making, Moving + Editing Selections4:33
- Using + Editing Typeable Text5:27
- Installing Custom Fonts4:02
- Magic Wand, Selection Tool + Cursor8:52
- Preferences Overview5:43
Project: Floral Initial
- Setting Text + Background Color3:47
- Adding Details + Organizing Layers11:01
- Adding More Elements + Organizing More Layers3:42
- Final Details/Finishing the Project4:31
Masking in Procreate
- Clipping Masks7:47
- Layer Masks6:15
- Setting Background Color + Text3:44
- Adding Flourishes + Teardrops3:11
- Layer Masking/Intertwining Flourishes5:23
- Text Highlights Using a Clipping Mask2:27
Brush Settings Overview
- Basic Settings You'll Want to Know8:13
- Beyond the Basic Settings9:16
- Creating 3D Lettering9:30
- Applying Depth with Texture5:07
- Background + Final Details2:57
- Animation Assist Palette Options7:01
- Simple Beating Heart Animation6:57
- Exporting Animations2:36
Final Project: Draw
- Project Overview2:44
- Creating the Artwork6:29
- Animating 'Drawn In' Lettering12:16
- Exporting the Animation2:01
Export Options + Next Steps
- Thank You + Next Steps2:38
Every Tuesday Brush Starter Pack
We use 4 different brushes throughout the course and they’re all provided in a brush set for free so you can follow along exactly.
Ink Texture Transparent PNG
Play around with clipping masks in a brand new way by integrating texture! This transparent png can be applied to any background, making it truly multipurpose.
All Project Color Palettes
Use the exact colors for each project in the class with these swatch downloads. 4 different color palettes you can use for any project in the future, too!
Original Procreate Project Files
Access every Procreate project file in the class (the exact files made in the videos) to help if you get stuck along the way.
Procreate 5x for Beginners
New to Procreate? Begin building a solid foundation with non-destructive editing methods, an efficient workflow and prep your files beforehand for production-ready outcomes. In this beginner-friendly course, we follow simple tools tutorials and follow them up with full project tutorials using those tools. You’ll build workflow memory and confidence with your new skills as you use them in real scenarios after seeing how they behave. Utilize the free assets from the class to take your projects even further, both in the class and in the future. At the end of the course, you’ll have a firm knowledge of the program, its tools, how to create future artwork with ideas where to go next with your new skills.
- Access to 38 HD step-by-step videos
- Ink texture transparent PNG
- Every Tuesday brush starter pack (4 free brushes)
- Every project’s color palette as a downloadable swatch
- Lifetime access to the class
- Procreate animation basics
- Every project’s fully layered, original Procreate file
- 4 full Procreate project tutorials
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Procreate for Beginners
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