7:00pm to 10:00pm
Mode of Training:
Facilitated Learning (F2F)
This course serves as a primer module for participants who wishes to learn digital painting for concept art and illustration but has insufficient experience in the software, Photoshop. As a starter’s level course, it allows students to familiarize themselves with the software first and utilise the toolsets available to create and modify art graphics digitally. Through this course, they will learn both picture manipulation as well as digital painting application. They will also be introduced to fundamentals of understanding form, principles of lighting, and values.
This course provides participants with the basic knowledge of Photoshop to equip participants with the fundamental skills to create and manipulate digital artworks. With these skills, participants are more primed to express their artistry in digital painting for concept art and illustration as well as photo editing.
By the end of the course, participants will be able to:
1. Use layering system in Photoshop
2. Use the editing tools in Photoshop to enhance and modify a picture
Topics to be covered
1. Introduction to Photoshop
- Layering System
- Colour Picker
2. Introduction to Digital Painting
- Introduction to Brushes
- Brushes Shortcuts
- Brush Presets
- Texture Brushes and Customisation
- Clipping Mask
Understanding form and lighting
3. Tools in Photoshop
- Transformation Tools
- Blending Modes
- Levels and Curves
- Adjustment Layers
Game Artist/Environment Artist/Character Designers/Texture Artists/Prop Artists/Architects/Storyboard Artists/Matt Painters/Illustrators
Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge
Able to communicate in simple English, and have rudimentary skills in using a computer.
Award / Certification / Accreditation
• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate
• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate
Eligible for SkillsFuture CreditTerms and Conditions*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.
You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is new run.
1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:
a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.
b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number.
*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.
2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.