Create realistic mockups to showcase & promote your designs.
Mocking up your artwork allows your customers and clients to see it in a real environment. With the power of Adobe Photoshop, you can create presentable mockups that will impress your clients, help you get sales on platforms such as Etsy or land licensing agreements. It will also save you money, as you can visualise your design on a product without having to get samples made. You can also add your own branding to make your work look more marketable.
In this class, we will create three different mockups in three different ways:
Mockup 1 - Wall Calendar
I’ll take you through a simple way of creating a mockup for a frame or wall calendar. I’ll show you a simple way of isolating the shape where you’ll be placing the mockup and creating a smart object to place your design.
Mockup 2 - Cushion
I’ll take you step by step through creating a mockup for a cushion. I’ll demonstrate how you can bring out the shadows and highlights of the cushion by using blending modes.
Mockup 3 - Dress
I’ll take you step by step through creating a precise mockup on a dress. We’ll use the pen tool to create an accurate selection of the dress and I’ll show you the power of the liquify tool to ensure your design looks like the original piece of clothing with shadows, creases & curves.
You will learn the following…
1. Why use mockups
learn the importance of mockups and how they can help promote your work
2. Sourcing Images
How to find and use images for your mockups
3. Smart Objects
how to set up smart objects so you can use your mockup as a template
4. Blending Modes
How to use blending modes to create shadows & highlights
5. Liquify Tool
how to use the liquify and freeze tools to bend & wrap your design
6. Vector Masks
how to use vector masks to isolate objects and remove unwanted areas
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