Character Design: Create a Character and Their Sidekick

Erin Lux, Illustrator / Comic Maker

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7 Videos (26m)
    • Introduction

      1:18
    • Your Assignment

      1:00
    • Brainstorming

      1:28
    • Gathering Reference

      3:53
    • Character Design 101

      5:32
    • My Process

      11:44
    • Final Thoughts

      0:38

About This Class

Join illustrator Erin Lux as she demonstrates how to create exciting and unique character designs, from brainstorming to final drawing.  This class discusses ways to come up with interesting ideas, how to use reference wisely, as well as different aspects of design.  While the class is especially geared towards character design beginners, it's perfect for artists of all skill levels!

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it's good to get an first impression of how a character designer works, but there are not enough tipps/exercises for your own practic.

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Erin Lux

Illustrator / Comic Maker

Erin Lux is an illustrator and comic creator living in New York.  She graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2014, and since then has worked for Blue Moon Brewing Company, Time Out New York, and Hopes & Fears magazine, among others.  She's also the creator of the ongoing webcomic, Fascist Friends.  Besides illustration, she likes pop music, JRPGs, podcasts, and pita chips.