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Digital Illustration: Turn Hand Sketches into Graphic Art

Alexandra Coit, Freelance Designer + Skillshare Teacher

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5 Videos (14m)
    • Digital Illustration > Introduction

    • Digital Illustration > Lesson One

    • Digital Illustration > Lesson Two

    • Digital Illustration > Lesson Three

    • Digital Illustration > Lesson Four

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About This Class

This Skillshare class if about creating your own unique digital illustrations from a hand sketch, whether you are drawing freehand or tracing your photographs. Each student will learn how to go from a black and white pen drawing to a vector illustration using trace paper, black pens, a smartphone or camera, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator. The class will break down each lesson into very small pieces to easily follow along and apply the techniques to your own designs. Final products will be a digital illustration students can print as posters, frame them, or simply add them to an online portfolio.

19 of 19 students recommendSee All

This is a great mini class. It is right to the point and the voice over the video sound is fantastic. I preferred classes that are under an hour that have great content, sound, and explanation. Your class got all three. Looking forward to your other class/classes. Thank you.
Thanks for making this so accessible and simple :)
Keziah Philipson

Illustrator & Photographer

Quick tutorial with easy to follow steps/direction for how to vectorize and add color to an illustration.
Lisa Griffin






Alexandra Coit

Freelance Designer + Skillshare Teacher

Alexandra is a Freelance Designer through Coit Creative LLC. and a Lecturer at a University teaching designs studios. Her work and classes on Skillshare aim to teach simple illustration and graphic art skills to everyone in a simple way.

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