The Digital Art Basics by Paris Christou

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Welcome to this YouTube tutorial for beginners! You will learn all the fundamentals of using Autodesk Sketchbook Pro 6 for Mac/Win. By the end on this instructional video, you will be familiar with the tools to ready to create your own artwork.

This tutorial was created by Paris Christou, an Disney-trained animator and illustrator.  He is also known for his trademark Pin-up character “Cherry” who is followed by thousands of fans on YouTube.

“I decided to create this tutorial is to help everybody get familiar with the software, especially the people who are new to SketchBook so that they can learn how easy, fast and effective the software can be.  Sketchbook Pro is literally my right arm and i highly recommend it to all artists.” – Paris Christou

Thanks to Paris for allowing us to share this tutorial.  He is the founder of which is a new and growing website that offers effective courses in Cartooning, Animation, Comics and Illustration.  He is currently working on a course about “How to Create Animal Cartoon Characters” and a huge 2D Animation Course in 2013.  Additionally, Paris will be contributing more instructional featurettes to in the upcoming year!

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