Cinema 4D – Ultimate Abstract Art

Cinema 4D - Ultimate Abstract Art

Create amazing Abstract Art in Cinema 4D

Create stunning 3D Abstract Artworks even if you're new to Cinema 4D!

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In this course I’ll show you how to create amazing Abstract Art in Cinema 4D! 

I’ll be guiding you through the creation of 10 of my own artworks each covering a different technique and toolset within Cinema 4D.

I’m including 10 project files, each one shows how the Artwork in each lesson was created. You can use these elements in your artwork or create your own.

Cinema 4D - Ultimate Abstract Art 

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Here’s What You’ll Get When You Sign Up

Watch straight to the point videos in the same easy-to-follow format of our tutorials.
And learn at your own pace!

11 Video Lessons

This course is designed to level up your Cinema 4D skills as we cover different technique and toolset within Cinema 4D though creating 10 different artworks. 

Downloadable Assets

Every course features a range of high quality downloadable resources to help you through the learning process. 

Full HD Video

No low quality videos here! All of our video lessons are full HD so you can follow along in style. Our dynamic media player ensures the optimal video experience 😉

Multilingual Subtitles

All courses can be viewed with English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Arabic, Chinese or Korean subtitles - Japanese coming soon! The audio is in English.

Full Learning Support

Got questions? Ask your instructor directly and get help fast. Each lesson has a nifty help feature so you can ask questions and engage with the instructor and other students. 

Unlimited Access

Access your courses anywhere via desktop, laptop or mobile. Unlimited access means once you've enrolled you can access your course forever! 

Here’s what people are saying about the course

Meet the students who have taken their Cinema 4D skills to the next level...

Hadeel Alharthi

Creative Coder and Artist

It gave me a clear understanding of how 3D stills and animation work.

I learned a ton from these videos even though I don't use C4D. It gave me a clear perception of how 3D stills and animations work. Thank you!

Michal Matecki

Michał Matecki

3D Enthusiast 

Very fun way of learning C4D.

Fantastic set of tutorials. A lot of clever techniques and helpful tips. Very fun way of learning C4D. Thank you Dave for taking time to share the knowledge and skills.

Marija Zivic

Design Architect

The lessons are quite easy to understand.

I am a beginner and I really found it helpful a lot! Its more than a beginner level but it is also possible to follow it even without advanced experience in C4D. Examples are amazing, tips and tools are so useful. Great teacher and awesome course!

What you'll learn in the course...

Everything you need to know about when creating 3D Abstract Art in Cinema 4D!

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Part 1: Abstract Art with Deformers

We'll kick things off by creating Abstract Art with the Deformer tools in Cinema 4D. We'll look at most of the Deformers in Cinema 4D including the Spline Wrap, Twist, Taper and Bend Deformers.

2 Lessons

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Part 2: Abstract Art with Mograph

Then we'll create Abstract Art with Cinema 4D's Mograph Toolset. We'll use the Cloner and the Voronoi Fracture and some more advanced deformers.

2 Lessons

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Part 3: Abstract Art with Dynamics

Time to take it up a notch! In this section we'll create Abstract Art with Dynamic Simulation. We'll make objects interact with each other and dive into Rigid Body Dynamics and Soft Body Dynamics.

2 Lessons

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Part 4: Abstract Art with Cloth

Our Abstract Art Journey doesn't end there, next we'll create 2 masterpieces with the Cloth toolset in Cinema 4D.

2 Lessons

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Part 5: Abstract Art with Free Plugins

We'll then extend the capabilities of Cinema 4D and use 2 different free plugins to create some more complex Abstract Art.

2 Lessons

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Bonus: Abstract Art Render Templates

As a starting point for your own masterpieces, we've also included 2 template project files with lighting and rendering all set up for you! All you need to do is add your own Abstract Art designs and press render! The template work in Standard Cinema 4D and if you have the Octane Render plugin.

3 Lessons

About The Course Teacher,
Dave Bergin

Hey it’s Dave from CG Shortcuts! I'm a freelance 3D and Motion Graphics Artist based in London where I've been working and teaching in the industry for over 15 years.


I hope to share some of the tips and tricks I’ve picked up over the years while working with some pretty big clients in Europe, Australia and the USA . 

Here’s what people are saying about the course instructor

James Livitski

Graphic Designer/Art Director

Great job, Dave! Keep up the amazing work!

Dave teaches like no other. I've done countless of Cinema 4D tutorials, and there's too much fluff. Dave's teaching technique is clear, concise, and to the point. His courses are addicting and wants to you to continue learning. I can't wait until he has more content on this site.

Jose Barrera

3D Artist

Dave is one the best teacher on the internet.

I've been following him on YouTube with his own channel of tutorials of 3D and when I found his courses I wanted to do all of them. He is right to the point, and every video has a project file, so you can always dig in it if you don't understand something.  5 stars!

Cavey Davey

3D Designer

One of the best Cinema 4D teachers!

Dave is one of the best C4D teachers out there. His upbeat, clear and engaging delivery makes learning fun.

Why this course?

We apply the same straight-to-the-point style of our tutorials to our online courses so you can get the information you need quickly and easily.


Our team is also happy to help if you have any questions as you go, so we've got your back!


We also believe education should be available to all so you won't see us charging hundreds of dollars

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£49.99

£29.99

  • Lifetime Access
  • Immediate Start
  • 2,4 hours of on-demand video
  • 12 Step-by-step video lessons
  • 13 downloadable resources
  • Final project files in Cinema 4D Standard Renderer
  •  Final project files in Octane
  • Subtitles in 8 Languages 
  • Access to Exclusive Student Group  
  • Access on Desktop and Mobile 
  • Online Support & Student Discussion
  • 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee

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Don’t wait! Look at what past students have to say about this course

Sam Zahir

Graphic Designer

Probably the best series on abstract art currently available online.

I would say this is probably the best series on abstract art currently available online. Dave set up lesson progression at a great pace, and covers everything in detail!

Maria Vecherya

Graphic and Web Designer

Thank you for this course!

I have seen a lot of other tutorials most recently, but these are definitely the best! Well-structurized, short, step-by-step course. I love that the teacher keeps repeating something from one lesson to another, it makes the material stick in my head. I've learned a lot from this course and would recommend it to everyone who is already ok with basic functions and interface of Cinema 4D.

Edd Capellan

Architect

Learning was easy.

Thank you Dave! You are very good at this I felt very confortable listening to you even though I am architect looking to use Cinema 4d in the best way possible.

Look what our students have created...

3D Artwork

Antonio Juan Gonzalez Hernandez

3D Artwork

Antonio Juan Gonzalez Hernandez

3D Artwork

Jamie (AKA Instagram.jpg)

Amrit Pal Singh

3D Artwork

Wil Johnson (AKA Jupiter Machine)

Emanuela Berardi

You can create your own 3D artworks like this - and we might even feature your work!

Frequently Asked Questions

What will I learn in this course?

This course is designed to level up your Cinema 4D skills as we cover different technique and toolset within Cinema 4D though creating 10 different artworks. By the end of this course you'll have your own project and be able to create different variations of still and dynamic abstract art.

Where can I apply the skills I learn in this course?

We cover many of Cinema 4D's tools in this course including Deformers, Mograph, Dynamics, Cloth and the Free Dual Graph and Easy Chesterfield plugins. These skills can be used in all areas of your 3D work beyond what we create in the course.

What knowledge do I need to complete the course?

A basic level of Cinema 4D should be fine for this course.

What software do I need?

All you need is the Maxon Cinema 4D (many of the techniques are achievable in older versions but Version 20 and above is recommended). Don't worry if you don't have it because you can download a free demo to start learning straight away! There is also a Bonus Lesson on setting up your renders with Octane for those that use this 3rd party plugin.

What plugins do I need?

You don't need any to complete this course. But there is a Bonus Lesson on Octane setup using the template Project file for those that use this plugin. We also discuss the Dual Graph & Easy Chesterfield plugin which are available for free.

What will I get after enrolling?

Lifetime access to the course videos (2.5 hours over 15 videos) , 10 Project C4D Files, 2 Template Render C4D Project Files, Several premade materials in Cinema 4D standard render and Octane Render and 1 resources PDF. You'll also get access to our exclusive Facebook Group.

GET THE COURSE TODAY

And create your own 3D Abstract Art!

£49.99

£29.99

  • Lifetime Access
  • Immediate Start
  • 2.4 hours of on-demand video 
  • 12 Step-by-step video lessons 
  • 13 downloadable resources 
  • Final project files in Cinema 4D Standard Renderer 
  • Final project files in Octane
  • Subtitles in 8 Languages 
  • Access to Exclusive Student Group 
  • Access on Desktop and Mobile 
  • Online Support & Student Discussion
  • 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee

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On a personal note...

We're always trying to improve our courses, tutorials and resources - so we love hearing feedback from the community!


If you have any questions about this course or suggestions for future content, we'd love to hear from you!


Just leave us a message in the comments section below, and we'll keep tying to make the most useful content we can;)


Thanks for supporting CG Shortcuts!


Dave

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