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Digital Painting and Concept Art

Explore your creative side this school holiday! Take a breather from the rigour of school and take your love for art to the next level with this workshop. A program designed specially to teach students how to create and design digital characters and environments, it starts with critical Photoshop skills and ends with a taster of 2D Animation. Have incredible fun, while learning how to express yourself creatively.

Course Details

Award : Certificate of Participation
Duration : 24 Hours
Next Intake : 4 December 2017 – 8 December 2017
11 December 2017 – 15 December 2017
Frequency : Monday – Thursday (10:00am – 3:30pm)
Friday (10:00am – 2:30pm)
*Inclusive of 45 minutes lunch break

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to the tools on Photoshop
  • Basic creation of characters through silhouette and thumbnails
  • Proportion of human figures and creature structures
  • Colour toning and application on characters
  • Basic lighting effects
  • Introduction to environment and character animation

Learning Outcomes

  • To be able to identify different tools and functions in Photoshop
  • To be able to get the proportion of human figures right
  • To be able to understand the basic concept of colour toning and lighting effects
  • To be able to understand the placement of characters in an environment
  • To be able to get the perspective of drawing an environment right

Entry Requirement

  • Age: 10 years old to 17 years old


Course Fee [Inclusive of 7% GST] : S$629.16

It was fun learning and spending my time drawing with like-minded people.

Li Ying's testimonial for Digital Painting and Concept Art at MAGES

Li Ying

It offers a really good eye-opener towards the world of Digital Arts. Spurring me on to find out more about it. Improve and learn.

Duane's testimonial for Digital Painting and Concept Art at MAGES