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FD F21 - Converting Hand-Drawn Doodle to Vector

In this 11-minute video, we learn how to convert a line drawing into a DXF vector using Illustrator Image Trace function.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/17/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Applying Highlights and Shadows

In this 21-minute video, we learn to load selections using our shapes, and brush in highlights and shadows via black and white areas.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/17/2021 0 likes 0  

ACS F21 - Line Sheet Cloning Shirt 2

In this 13-minute video, we recycle our first shirt to create a second style.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/9/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Float Shading and Drape Lines

In this 18-minute video, we go over how to add shading and drape lines.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/20/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Drawing Inside Float Elements

In this 18-minute video, we learn how to draw the inside of our garment without using the Patch / Block method.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Image Trace Troubleshoot

In this 12-minute video, we look at what to do when our starting image is not quite Image-Trace-compatible.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Using Image Trace for Floats

In this 15-minute video, we go over how to place and resize our garment image, how to image trace a clear outline, and how to use image trace to extract shadow.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Float Tools

In this 15-minute video, I introduce new tools that will become handy as we build our floats.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

ACS - How to use Illustrator Image Trace

In this 13-minute video, we go over Image Trace, a great tool found on Illustrator that convert pixel-based graphics into vectors.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/17/2021 0 likes 0  

ACS - How to lay out your Illustrator prints

In this 7-minute video, I show you how to draw simple shapes to showcase your print, how to apply your print to these shapes, and how to scale your print within the shape without rescaling the shapes…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/17/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Woven Patterns Applied

In this video, we learn how to select objects that have the same fill, how to apply and manipulate fills, and how to superimpose texture onto prints!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/6/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Ruffle Brush

In this 25-minute video, we continue our exploration of Pattern Brushes, this time with a ruffle that we carefully end with a start and end cap!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/29/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Chain Brush

In this 26-minute video, we learn how to Align to Key Object, use guides and align them to objects, and to trouble shoot brushes that are giving us issues.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/29/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Symbols Scale

In this 24-minute lecture, we take an in-depth look at scaling in Illustrator, and how to make symbols that are legible yet proportional to our 1/8-scale technical flats. This re-introduces basic…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/24/2021 0 likes 0  

APD - PS Weave Patterns

In this 30-minute video, we go over basic concepts that will come handy when we're ready to 'weave' our plaid. This includes CTRL+Select, Inverse Selection, and Edit Define Pattern.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 04/4/2021 0 likes 0  

TCD_Render_Female

In this 16-minute movie, we compare the proportions of standard male and female figures. We then proceed to drawing a female figure with a slight 3/4 tilt and add muscle tone.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 02/19/2021 0 likes 0