Create your own pixel art assets from scratch using Photoshop, one of the most popular tools for art.
Pixel art, a form of digital art, focuses on creating art pixel-by-pixel – which became a popular art style for both the very first video games as well as modern games. Combined with Photoshop, one of the premier choices in digital art solutions, users have found pixel art an easy and fantastic way to express themselves.
By exploring the key features offered by Photoshop, you’ll master techniques for creating pixel art characters, spritesheets, and more. You’ll also explore how to set up animation sheets, providing you with a well-rounded set of skills to paint custom, unique assets and build a robust art portfolio.
Regardless of whether you wish to pursue pixel art, 2D games, or something else, the skills learned here with Photoshop can be adapted in numerous way to suit your needs. No experience in Photoshop or pixel art is required to start learning!
You will learn how to:
- Use Photoshop’s pencil and eraser tools
- Enhance productivity with layers and swatches
- Set up spritesheets with multiple tile sprites
- Paint pixel art characters and backgrounds
- Make sheets for sprite animation
- Export art files for future use
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✅ Earn completion certificates
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