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Create Your Own Steampunk Cartoon Vehicle - Part 1

Andrey Bzhitskikh, Freelancer Illustrator

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7 Videos (53m)
    • Intro

    • Drawing a Sketch

    • Preparing Adobe Illustrator Workspace

    • From Sketch to Vector Illustration

    • Contour correction

    • Fill with Pathfinder panel

    • Conclusion


About This Class

Join and create your own Steampunk Vehicle! :)

This class consists of two parts:

  • In the first we learn how to draw a sketch of Vehicle and then create vector outlines with fill.
  • The second part will be dedicated to coloring and adding shadows and light

In the two parts of this class, I will teach you in great detail how this illustration were drawn:


Together we will create a new and unique vehicle with gears, pipes, steam and leather seats!

Step by step, I will show how to:

  • create a sketch
  • how to transfer it to a vector graphic
  • and then how to add colors, shadows and effects with an eye to your vehicle looked magnificently! (in the Part 2)

Here are the main topics that will be covered in the class:

  • Drawing a sketch
  • Prepare Adobe Illustrator Workspace
  • From Sketch to Vector Illustration - Outline
  • Work with brushes
  • Contour correction
  • Fill method using the Pathfinder panel

What you’ll need for class project:

  • Software or notepad with pencil for sketch drawing 
  • Illustrator CC (Free Trial) or other vector graphic software.
  • Tablet or mouse

This class is perfect for practiced illustrators, emerging designers, and everyone looking to improve their Adobe Illustrator skills.

I cannot wait to see what you can create!


My other classes you can found here:

48 of 48 students recommendSee All

A great lesson, thank you!
Great tips, and easy to follow
Excellent !





Andrey Bzhitskikh

Freelancer Illustrator

Hey! My name is Andrew Bzhitskikh (I know it is too difficult to pronounce, so simple - Andrew :) ) and here's few facts about my life:

- I live in the cold and beautiful Siberia in Russia. The truth is not so cold but really beautiful!

- Sometimes I make a Native American Flutes for fun and ice figures.

- I'm participate in Aikido, love skiing, hiking and archery.

- I love to sketch and draw all time of my life. So today I'm a Freelance Illustrator and Graphic De...

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