Corel Painter 2015 Brush Essentials Class Outline

Corel Painter 2015 Brush Engine Essentials

01 This week we look at the foundational basics of the Painter 2015 Brush Engine.
0101 Introduction and workspace setup for starting the class.
0102 A look at the concept of dabs and Spacing.
0103 The difference between dab and stroke opacity.
0104 Velocity and Pressure Expressions.
0105 Expressions.
0106 Random, Jitter and Smoothing.
0107 Size.
0108 Angle.
0109 Smoothing/Damping.
0110 Stroke Jitter.
0111 Color Variability and Color Expression.
0112 The Well.
0113 Brush Loading.

02 This week we look at the essential Method types.
0201 Dab Profile and the Soft Cover subcategory.
0202 Grain controls and the Hard and Soft Grainy Cover subcategories.
0203 Cover Subcategories overview.
0204 Buildup Method overview.
0205 Eraser Method overview.
0206 Drip Method overview.
0207 Marker Method overview.
0208 Plugin Method (kind of) overview.

03 This week we cover the essential dab types Painter 2015 offers.
0301 Overview of the basic dab types that have the Methods and Subcategories in common -- Computed Circular.
0302 Captured Dab.
0303 Static Bristle.
0304 Bristle Dabs.
0305 Airbrush Dabs.
0306 Rendered Dab.
0307 Artists Oils - part 1.
0308 Artists Oils - part 2.

04 This week we look at the specialized brush modifiers.
0401 Hard Media controls.
0402 Stroke Attributes.
0403 RealBristle and Dab Profiles.
0404 RealBristle panel settings.
0405 RealBristle and the Mixer.
0406 Blend Camel Hair and Blend Flat controls.
0407 Impasto control panel.
0408 Impasto applied theory.
0409 Multi and Rake.

05 This week we look at the various clone painting controls and options.
0501 Introduction to Cloning.
0502 Working with Clone Sources.
0503 Clone Types.
0504 Clone Type options.
0505 Clone Location.
0506 Auto-Cloning approaches.
0507 Auto-Painting panel and Smart Strokes.