Design with Watercolors: Your Own Postcard Set from Sketch to Ready for Print File

Olga Shevyakova, designer | illustrator | styled photographer

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14 Videos (57m)
    • Trailer

      2:02
    • Class Project overview

      0:53
    • Materials overview

      2:04
    • Inspiration

      3:28
    • Sketching

      5:44
    • Painting with watercolors

      1:58
    • Scanning your set

      2:30
    • Preparing in Photoshop

      6:23
    • Converting your set to vector art

      7:04
    • Making a postcard: Part 1

      8:37
    • Making a postcard: Part 2

      10:00
    • Typography

      1:25
    • Putting it all together

      4:36
    • Final thoughts

      0:27

About This Class

In this class you’ll learn step-by-step process of creating your own unique postcards designs using watercolor elements: from finding inspiration and sketching to ready for print file. This class is perfect for beginning designers, illustrators, and everyone who loves trying something new. You might not be a skilled artist, because it is not focused on artistic technique, it’s all about design practice. No prior knowledge or experience in drawing required. By the end, whether you can draw or not, have or don’t have watercolors, you’ll have postcards set design by your own!

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A really fun and carefree class! Olga takes you step by step, showing and explaining every aspect of her process. If you have a question, she's there to help. Just dive right in!
Thank you Olga. Just a perfect class, full of tips and tricks :)
Thanks for a great class

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Olga Shevyakova

designer | illustrator | styled photographer


My name is Olga, and I'm graphic designer, part-time illustrator, part-time styled photographer, full-time learner and busy mum. I like to learn something new every day, try new spheres of activity and share my knowledges with others)

I really like Skillshare because here we can learn from each other and communicate with other creative people. That's so cool, isn't it?=)

And I like to make some nice photos and here is my Instagram account

I ...

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