Linocut in Children’s Book Illustration: Create a Unique Block Print Artwork Staff Pick

Anna Sokolova, Artist, illustrator

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11 Lessons (1h 15m)
    • 1. Intro

      2:02
    • 2. Materials

      2:08
    • 3. Inspiration

      4:42
    • 4. A Letter — Composition and Transferring

      10:49
    • 5. Cutting

      11:12
    • 6. Printing

      10:11
    • 7. A Swan — Planning and Transferring

      10:25
    • 8. Printing

      10:56
    • 9. Adding Golden Elements

      11:29
    • 10. Your Task

      0:33
    • 11. Final Thoughts

      0:51
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About This Class

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In this class, we’ll learn amazing linocut technique used by Children’s Book Illustrators, fine artists and designers. We’ll illustrate Hans Christian Andersen's tale ”The Ugly Duckling” starting with the special title page and continue with internal illustration. I’ll guide you through the whole process of image transferring and experimenting with different papers and materials.

Both advanced and beginner creative can find valuable insights in this class.

 Lessons include:

  • Materials
  • Inspiration for Book Illustration
  • Composition
  • Image transferring
  • Cutting and printing techniques
  • Experiments

 **GIVEAWAY**

Awesome giveaway this time!.. The lucky winner will get a secret set of art supplies I love and use myself. To participate:

follow me here on Skillshare, by pressing the button above (so you’ll be the first to know about future classes and other exciting news ) and on Instagram.

Post your project in the Project Gallery before August 25th.

 That’s it! Happy creating!