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The Webcomics Challenge: Drawing Guy and Girl Characters

Kienan Lafferty, Webcomics Artist

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15 Videos (1h 48m)
    • Introduction

      1:39
    • Assignment Overview

      1:49
    • Exploring Style: Guys

      10:05
    • Exploring Style: Girls

      12:33
    • Time-Lapse: Style Recap

      6:24
    • Creating Bodies: Girls

      10:01
    • Creating Bodies: Guys

      6:43
    • Time-Lapse: Bodies Recap

      3:13
    • Creating Clothes: Girls

      12:22
    • Creating Clothes: Guys

      6:45
    • Drawing Hands

      5:25
    • Time-Lapse: Clothes Recap

      6:01
    • Inking and Masking

      12:36
    • Gradient Coloring

      10:43
    • You did it! Time to celebrate!

      1:49
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About This Class

What does it take to draw the perfect comic character? Join Kienan Lafferty (of the webcomic EMMA: Little Girl Versus the Walking Dead) and learn how to create guy and girl characters that are totally unique and totally awesome. This class is a detailed, in-depth look at drawing heads, bodies, and clothes for both genders. Along the way, Kienan includes a number of Photoshop tricks, making this class perfect for beginning and experienced illustrators alike. By the end, you'll create your very own 2 characters — fully inked, masked, colored, and ready for a webcomic!

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its really detail and goes in dept
This class is great to explore some character design tips and ideas for comic book characters and also for animation. I'd love to see Emma animated though!!!
love this i always loved him as an artist

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Kienan Lafferty

Webcomics Artist

Kienan Lafferty is a 2D production artist working for Riot Games, and creator and illustrator of the "EMMA" comic book series. He resides in Lehi, UT, USA.

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