Most of us artists wonder - "What next ?" after making an artwork. Answer is simple let's digitize our work and share it with the world. But how to do that is the question? The struggle to find the right resources to refer to which will guide us into the next step is absolutely real. The internet is flooded with so much information that it can be overwhelming to some. I can totally understand that having gone through something similar.
But having someone hold your hand and explain every step in a simple manner makes all the difference. So here's having that guide in your life - Ankit Dembla.
About Ankit Dembla
An Engineer by degree but a Designer by heart. He followed his love for design and joined the advertising world in 2009. Worked with some of the best advertising agencies like McCann Erickson and Scarecrow M&C Saatchi on brands like L'Oreal, Pears, Nerolac, Onida, DNA Newspaper, Kenneth Cole and many more. In early 2014 he quit his job and started his own agency - Bhindi Communications. At Bhindi he is focused on UI/UX design, Advertising, Brand Building and Communication.
He is a huge part of - 'World Around Me' app's success. World Around Me is an Augmented Reality app which helps people discover places worldwide.
Brands/Clients he worked with:
L'Oreal, Future Group (FBB, Big Bazaar, aLL), ITC, Nerolac Paints, Anchor by Panasonic, Onida, Staples, Quikr, Neo Sports, NBA, Spenta Builders, Pune FC, VMware, Inmobi, DNA newspaper, Kenneth Cole, Indian Basketball League (IMG Reliance Foundation), Joy Cosmetics, SportzConsult et al.
Some of the international clients:
Opera Mediaworks (US and Ireland), WT InfoTech (UK), OBI Properties (UK), Brantwood Museum (UK) et al.
So having a design experience of over 11 years makes him a perfect guide to help fellow artists get familiar with the digital world in a way that will benefit us. And the best part you don't need to be designing on an iPad to digitize your work. We will do this the old school way.
What you will need for the workshop:
2. Scanning and Importing artworks
3. Understanding the basics of Photoshop
4. Exploring the various tools and methods to remove paper texture in Photoshop
5. Colour correction
6. Digitizing in Illustrator
7. Best practices for exporting artworks for Web or Print