Your New Artistic Life Begins Here

Today your life becomes something extraordinary.
Today you commence a creative journey of transformation.
Today you awaken to a rich and exciting artistic life ...

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Quill & Camera

Keep up with the musings of Sebastian Michaels on his blog at Quill and Camera

The Photo Artistic Life

Savor the stunning artwork of AWAKE artists in the pages of Living the Photo Artistic Life

Student Achievements

Get inspired by the achievements of students from our "AWAKE Group"

Photoshop Artistry

With over 40,000 students in over 93 countries around the world, Photoshop Artistry with Sebastian Michaels has become one of the foremost Photoshop courses today.  If you're anywhere close to new to Photoshop, start here!

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Wield Photoshop Like an Artist

Learn the core techniques that will not only enable you to take your photos and turn them into works of art . . . but also equip you to handle Photoshop fluently, as if you were a painter or an artist fully immersed in your craft.

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Creative Black & White Artistry

There is something perfectly exquisite and enchanting in the realm of monochrome, as well as in the world of classic film aesthetics ... This extensive exploration into the artistry of black and white has taken the art world by storm.

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Mixer Brush Mastery

While Photoshop makes it possible to render your photos and compositions as paintings ... there is without question something authentically magical in slowing down, taking up a brush, and literally applying every single stroke across a canvas by hand, employing actual pro painting techniques.

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"Living the Photo Artistic Life"

From 2015 to 2023, the most dedicated advanced Photoshop Artistry students were given the opportunity to elevate their creative lives by joining the celebrated "AWAKE" group ‚ÄĒ which is¬†not just a Photoshop course, but truly an experience like no other.¬†¬†

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Step Into an Extraordinary Creative Life

Your life is about to change forever. And the place to begin your artistic journey is with our immensely popular course Photoshop Artistry ("Fine Art Grunge Composition")


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