Photoshop for Artists
Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Instructor present each day
Enrollment limited to 12 students
This workshop is designed for painters, printmakers and visual artists who want to discover and develop their computer skills with Photoshop and apply them in various techniques of visual fine art. This workshop will cover: drawing and painting digitally; working with layers and masks; learning color modes and adjustments; transforming, editing and retouching images; sepia toning; and using infrared and Sabattier effects. The instructor will provide notes and images for exercises, and students will also be able to work from their own images and photographs.
Computer requirements: Students must bring their own laptops (Mac or PC) with Photoshop software installed (there is a free 30 day trial version).
Sylvie Covey is currently an instructor at the Art Students League, FIT, and the Art Center of Northern New Jersey. She studied at the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris, and received a BA from Empire State College and an MFA from Hunter College. Ms. Covey has been represented by Denise Cadé Gallery and is currently represented by the Old Printshop Gallery in New York City. For more information about the artist, visit www.sylviecovey.net.