Character Design: Create a Character from any Animal

Hayden Aube, Illustrator & Designer

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15 Lessons (2h 27m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:55
    • 2. Getting the most out of this class

      3:07
    • 3. Bears: Anatomy & Function

      12:17
    • 4. Bears: Learning While Drawing

      17:01
    • 5. Bears: Character Concepts

      17:45
    • 6. Bears: Finalizing Your Design

      12:18
    • 7. Dogs: Anatomy & Function

      12:27
    • 8. Dogs: Learning While Drawing

      7:40
    • 9. Dogs: Character Concepts

      8:51
    • 10. Dogs: Finalizing Your Design

      11:48
    • 11. Horses: Anatomy & Function

      9:08
    • 12. Horses: Learning While Drawing

      8:07
    • 13. Horses: Character Concepts

      9:07
    • 14. Horses: Finalizing Your Design

      11:50
    • 15. Going Forward

      4:07
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About This Class

This class teaches you everything you need to know to draw any animal

By understanding how to draw bears, dogs and horses, you will finish this class with an understanding of animal anatomy and drawing that will make make any future animal way easier. Along with that, you'll be able to break away from realistic drawings by creating fun character designs from what you learn.

In this class you will learn

  • a step-by-step process for learning to draw any animal
  • the anatomy and function of bears, dogs and horses
  • the three movement classes that all land mammals fall into
  • how to draw from photos in a way that actually has you learn the subject
  • several techniques for coming up with interesting character concepts

Links

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