This month we’re thrilled to highlight 5 teachers who have received recognition in online and IRL communities. Check out May’s roundup of teacher spotlights.

Surface Pattern Designer, Letterer, and Illustrator Esther Nariyoshi was featured in an article of UPPERCASE Magazine and her art has been included in the Surface Pattern Design Guide 2nd Edition. In the article, Esther shares how she started her Surface Pattern Design career while watching online classes (on Skillshare!). Create geometric shapes with Esther in her Adobe Illustrator class.


Freelance art director and designer Xavier Cussó was interviewed on Awwwards. In the interview Xavier speaks about his tools, methodology, and workflow. Learn Xavier’s tips for designing a logo and visual language from scratch in his identity and web design class.


Illustrator and artist Julia Bausenhardt has been invited to take part in the online global art event Sketchbook Revival as an instructor. Julia is passionate about drawing and sketching through observation and enjoys the connection of art and nature in her work. Join Julia in her journal sketchbook class to learn her nature illustration techniques.


Web and Graphic Designer Melissa Taylor was interviewed and featured on the Ellivate Alliance as part of their monthly Member Spotlight newsletter. Melissa runs a freelance design business focused on WordPress website design and print design. Learn to build a website with Melissa in her WordPress class.


Last October Isabel Aracama was featured on the Affinity Spotlight blog. In the article Isabel shares why Affinity Design is her choice tool for art creation and her passion towards her work. Learn to use the pen tool with Isabel in her Affinity Design class.


Have you been acknowledged or featured outside of Skillshare? We want to hear about it! Fill out this form to let us know how you or your work has been spotlighted.