Draw Animals in Adobe Illustrator Using the Pen Tool

Laura Hovorka, Crafter & UX Designer

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5 Videos (21m)
    • Intro and my illustrations

    • Pen tool basics

    • File walkthrough

    • Start drawing

    • Final techniques


About This Class

Use the Pen Tool in Adobe Illustrator to draw animals (or anything!) from a photograph.

You don't need any drawing skills, just Adobe Illustrator and a high-res photograph of an animal. Relax, zoom in and learn how simple techniques can result in an amazing illustration.

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Great technique for drawing lots of detail.
I cannot wait to do this to my dog!!!!





Laura Hovorka

Crafter & UX Designer

I'm a UX designer driven by innovative product design and digital strategy. My focus is designing user-centered apps within the retail market that capitalize on artificial intelligence, machine learning and turning data into insights.

My love for craft and tactile art has driven me to letterpress printing, screen printing, fabric printing and pattern-making, quilling, watercolor painting, as well as stamp and wax seal making.

A Michigan native, I moved to New York in 2016 after...

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