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Rough Sketches as a Finished Product

Chris V, Artist, Designer, Maker

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8 Videos (23m)
    • Intro to Rough Sketches

    • What to use

    • What to sketch

    • Sketch with Basic Shapes 1

    • Composing your sketch

    • Let's sketch

    • Adding Color (Optional)

    • Conclusion


About This Class

Ever see an ad with fun, quirky sketches instead of product photos? Did you think, how cool is that? Original artwork can be extremely engaging.  A playful approach becomes a powerful tool, when it causes you to stop and take notice.

In this class you will learn how to make quick, basic sketches like this for your business, for gifts or for yourself. You won't believe how easy it is with tools and materials you have right now!  This class is for beginning art students to experienced illustrators looking for a fresh approach.  Stay tuned and get ready to create Rough Sketches as a Finished Product.  ; )

53 of 60 students recommendSee All

Very well explained!
Diana Nemesu

Watercolor artist

I enjoyed this rough and modern approach to illustrating objects and I especially love the idea of honoring your tools!
Mira Metzler

Mixed Media Artist

I love that you taught HOW to draw, very helpful! You have such an encouraging approach...very inspiring!
Jen Dwyer

Crafter and owner of Teal & Finch





Chris V

Artist, Designer, Maker



(Intro video for my newest class Watercolor Fabric Swatches).

Hi... I'm Chris, a designer, illustrator and maker. I've been creating since I could hold a pencil, so I'm really passionate about art and design. I believe in adding more beauty to this world!!! Besides art and graphics school, to include Pasadena Art Center, I've taken countless courses and branched out into sculpting, textile art and fashion design, paper and yarn crafts and jewelr...

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