This class will teach you how to create eye-catching album artwork.
l will take you through my workflow from idea, to pen & paper, to final. We will start from a written concept, on to sketches, and finally through three stages of Design and Feedback. While we are creating a CD cover, these skills can effortlessly be applied to all forms of commercial illustration and design.
What You'll Learn
What You'll Make
The class begins with you picking a band, either real or imaginary. Then, we'll develop a written concept, aided by research, then sketch and finally design and illustrate your cover in three phases. You will share your work to receive feedback from your peers. You'll finish this course with an album cover that will spark curiosity in new fans.
A working level knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator. ie. pen tool, color adjustments, masks, layers. (You can download a free trial of the software on Adobe.com)
Create an illustration for an album cover
The Fox And King is the working burrow of Glenn Thomas, an illustrator, designer, and animator working from Melbourne, Australia.I have worked with bands such as Emarosa, The Dear Hunt...
Loved the class. The steps were well described and the author gave a few useful tips that will help in future projects.